Collins receives flag for 44 years of service

Collins receives flag for 44 years of serviceLarry Collins, a senior technical advisor at Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division, receives the flag raised in honor of his 44 years at China Lake. Collins’ civilian career began at the G-1 Fire Control facility after he served six years in the Navy as a data systems technician. Collins’ awards include the NAVAIR Warfighter Team medallion, a Test and Evaluation Directors Award and a team award for his contributions to the Range’s Bay 4 renovation project. “I’ve been on the ranges for 38 years and it’s been an amazing time for me,” said Collins. — U.S. Navy photo by Paul Kakert

Story First Published: 2018-04-27