Dillon to replace Corey as NAWCWD commander

Dillon to replace Corey as NAWCWD commanderNAVAL AIR WEAPONS CENTER WEAPONS DIVISION – Secretary of the Navy Richard Spencer and Chief of Naval Operations Adm. John Richardson announced Feb. 7 that Rear Adm. William S. Dillon will replace Rear Adm. Brian Corey as commander of the Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division.

Dillon is serving as commander of the Naval Safety Center in Norfolk, Va. Corey will be assigned as program executive officer for unmanned aviation and strike weapons in Patuxent River, Md.

Details on the change of command ceremony will be released when they are available.

Story First Published: 2018-02-09