Channer receives flag for 36 years of service

Channer receives flag for 36 years of serviceDuring a July 30 ceremony at China Lake, John Channer of the Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division receives the flag flown in honor of his 36 years of federal service. Throughout his career, Channer has become a recognized technical expert, team leader, expert consultant and mentor. His support to the Navy includes work on a variety of projects such as the Rolling Airframe Missile, the Enhanced Sea Sparrow Missile Hardware-in-the-Loop and AIM-9X. “Having the opportunity to work here has been an honor,” he said. “I’ve enjoyed working with you all over the years. If I had to do it all over again, I would.” — U.S. Navy photo by Paul Kakert

Story First Published: 2018-08-10