FORT RUCKER, Ala. (February 27, 2015) — The Army sent a team to Fort Rucker Feb. 23 to hear from the local communities on what the impact would be if the service implemented planned reorganization of its force structure to meet the requirements set by the Budget Control Act of 2011. The Wiregrass responded in force.
FORT RUCKER, Ala. (February 27, 2015) — UH-60 Black Hawks swoop down kicking up dust and debris in all directions as Ranger candidates jump out to the ground to tackle their next mission in the woods of northern Florida.
FORT RUCKER, Ala. (Feb. 19, 2015) — Today’s Army aviation leaders can augment the training process with innovative training techniques and live, virtual, constructive, gaming, and mission command, also known as LVCG-MC, technologies.
Army Aviation leaders gathered on Fort Rucker Feb. 2-5 to chart the course for the Branch’s future. The annual Aviation Senior Leaders Forum allows more than 150 Aviation commanders, command sergeants major, senior warrants and command chief warrant officers to interface and weigh in on key issues.
Fort Rucker is set to host a community listening session Monday, Feb. 23, in the post theater from 6-8 p.m. The intent of the listening session is to receive public comments on Army end strength reductions currently under consideration at the Department of the Army level.
Excellence is a word that is often heard when describing Fort Rucker and the Soldiers the installation trains year after year, but that excellence wouldn’t be possible without the instructors who train these future Aviators. Fort Rucker honored five Soldier instructors and two civilian instructors during the 2014 Instructor of the Year ceremony at the U.S. Army Aviation Museum.