Maj. Cornelius Allen assumes command of the Redstone Test Center's Aviation Flight Test Directorate during Friday's ceremony in the AFTD hangar.

Mobile native takes reins of flight test directorate

More than 400 friends, family and Redstone Test Center employees paused Friday, May 29 to welcome the arrival of Maj. Cornelius Allen and bid farewell to Lt. Col. Richard Bratt at the Aviation Flight Directorate change of command ceremony....READ MORE



Mission Statement:
ATEC plans, integrates, and conducts experiments, developmental testing, independent operational testing, and independent evaluations and assessments to provide essential information to acquisition decision makers and commanders.

Vision Statement:
Determine the true capability provided to our Soldiers through resource informed developmental, integrated and operational test and evaluation in an independent and objective manner.

Commanding General

"People are ATEC's greatest asset, and command could not accomplish its' mission without them. Conducting more than 1,000 tests a day, our talented and diverse workforce of Soldiers and Department of the Army Civilians comprised of test officers, engineers, scientists, technicians, researchers, and evaluators use proven and innovative test and evaluation processes at their respective test centers or other locations around the world. Truth in Testing!"

Maj. Gen. Peter D. Utley Commanding General, U.S. Army Test and Evaluation Command

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