Articles Tagged ‘Grumman’

Bethpage's Toxic Plume Creeps Closer to Drinking Water Wells

Bethpage’s Toxic Plume Creeps Closer To Contaminating More Public Drinking Water Supplies

John Caruso points to an orange pushpin on a poster-size map propped up against a wall inside Massapequa Water District’s conference room. Unlike the charts…

CPI Aero

CPI Aero Aims for LI Defense Industry Comeback

Edward Fred, the CEO of CPI Aero Inc., exited the shop where his skilled aircraft mechanics were meticulously building parts for military planes and other…

Grumman Engineers Remember The Moon

John Devaney and his colleagues weren’t exactly sure what Neil Armstrong would set foot on when he climbed down the ladder of the lunar module to the surface of the moon. “We didn’t know what the moon was made of,” recalled the retired Grumman engineer, one of the thousands who helped make the module that landed on the moon 40 years ago Monday.


I’m a proud Long Islander. I have lived here all my life. The majority of my professional career has been spent here, and with the…