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  • Aviation, missile town hall communicates organization's strategic future

    Apr 27, 2016

    The AMRDEC town hall was an opportunity for everyone to gain a better perspective of what AMRDEC does and the great products and solutions they provide.

  • Missile Development On Healthy Upswing As Army Guns For Modularity

    Apr 27, 2016

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. -- Being responsive to the nation's warfighters requires an innovative approach to adapting missile systems to "fit the fight" and a line of communication that keeps industry and academia involved in the Army's modernization process, according to a leading Department of the Army senior executive service member.

  • Retiring Colonel Concludes 'Amazing' Career Ride

    Apr 27, 2016

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. -- Admitting he's not a "natural military officer" and recalling the learning curves to become a helicopter mechanic, a maintenance test pilot and an acquisition officer as well as a husband and father, Col. Karl Stahlecker told well-wishers at his retirement ceremony April 22 that he is grateful for those who have helped him during a 35-plus-year Army career.

  • Personal Accounts Expose Human Trafficking Problem

    Apr 22, 2016

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. -- Two Birmingham women who have seen first-hand the horrible effects of human trafficking will share their stories with Team Redstone employees at the close-out event for April's designation as Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month.

  • Program Graduates Commit To Healthier Lifestyle

    Apr 22, 2016

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. -- Life changes begin with changing the way people think. That's the premise of The Daniel Plan, a 40-day program to living a healthier lifestyle through optimizing the five key essentials of faith, food, fitness, focus and friends. As students graduated from The Daniel Plan on April 12, Aviation and Missile Command Chaplain (Lt. Col) Adolph DuBose encouraged them to incorporate its principles and teachings in their everyday living.

  • U.S. Army successfully demonstrates Iron Dome missile from new interceptor launch platform

    Apr 20, 2016

    The U.S. Army successfully fired a Tamir missile from its newest launch platform on April 14, 2016

  • AUSA Missile Symposium emphasizes innovation

    Apr 20, 2016

    Innovation was the topic of conversation at the Association of the United States Army's 17th annual Missile Symposium held April 19.

  • AUSA Huntsville/Redstone Chapter awards Civilian of the Year

    Apr 14, 2016

    Daniel Featherston, program manager of AMRDEC's Engineering Directorate, Prototype and Integration Facility was recognized as the Association of the U.S. Army Redstone-Huntsville Chapter Civilian of the Year winner on April 12.

  • Research center awards scientists, engineers for patents

    Apr 14, 2016

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. (April 14, 2016) -- The U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Research, Development and Engineering Center's Director James Lackey presented awards to seven scientists and engineers for their advances in technology research resulting in five patents.

  • Protection Day 2016 -- Rules for Poster Contest

    Apr 12, 2016

    School-aged children are invited to enter the Team Redstone Protection Day 2016 poster contest. This year's contest will be open to children in kindergarten through eighth grades. The goal of the contest is to educate the Team Redstone workforce and their family members on situational awareness of Safety, Antiterrorism, iWatch, Ready Army and America's PrepareAthon.

  • AMCOM Top Official Steps Down To Make Room For New Leaders

    Apr 11, 2016

    Doug Lee knows there is a time within every organization when new leadership needs to step up. But, for that to happen, an organization's existing leaders must create leadership opportunities.

  • 'When The Rope Is Tight It Is Strong'

    Apr 11, 2016

    AMCOM Commander Speaks To Employees At First Town Hall -- Success comes with each step taken toward a goal. Whether it involves an employee's professional or personal goals, or a reshaping of an entire organization, success is defined by the steps -- small and large -- that bring that goal closer to reality. In his first Town Hall meeting, Aviation and Missile Command commander Brig. Gen. Douglas Gabram told a standing room only crowd in Bob Jones Auditorium April 11 that he hopes to see many steps taken forward as AMCOM leaders and employees build trust, teamwork, relationships and positive attitudes along with a new organizational relationship with the Aviation and Missile Research, Development and Engineering Center, and the Army Contracting Command-Redstone.

  • Carry-on medical equipment meets airworthiness standards

    Apr 8, 2016

    Approximately 600 H-60 Black Hawk helicopters support the MEDEVAC mission and are equipped with various medical devices to provide critical care to the wounded during air transport.

  • Letterkenny Army Depot Recognized For Superior Support Of Armed Forces

    Apr 8, 2016

    Letterkenny Army Depot received April 8 the Pro Patria Award from the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve, a Department of Defense office that works to enhance retention rates in the Armed Forces and ultimately strengthen our national security. The ESGR grants a series of DoD awards to recognize employers who support their Guard and Reserve employees.

  • Quality division helps Michigan city in need

    Apr 7, 2016

    Employees at the U.S. Aviation and Missile Research Development, and Engineering Center demonstrated their willingness to serve outside the workplace by donating more than 60 cases of water to the Flint, Michigan community.

  • U.S. Army successfully fires miniature hit-to-kill missile

    Apr 7, 2016

    The U.S. Army successfully fired a Miniature Hit-to-Kill missile from its newest launch platform.

  • AMC announces Mission Command alignment

    Apr 6, 2016

    To optimize life cycle sustainment, better support the Chief of Staff of the Army's top priority of readiness, and posture the command for the future, I recently announced a Mission Command alignment for the U.S. Army Materiel Command.

  • Army seeks innovation at summit

    Apr 6, 2016

    Military and civilian leaders, scientists and engineers gathered for a two-day conference at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland, April 5-6.

  • Cancer Survivor Celebrates Reaching Five-Year Mark

    Mar 30, 2016

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. -- Deborah Daniel didn't really mind when her hair fell out. It was her eyebrows that got to her. Fighting cancer with chemotherapy usually means losing your hair. So, Daniel expected the hair loss, even welcomed it as a sign that she was winning the battle for her life.

  • Lifestyle Plan Designed For Total Well-Being

    Mar 30, 2016

    "So whether you eat or drink or whatever you do, do it all for the glory of God." 1 Corinthians 10:31 For the past couple months, a group of about 25 Aviation and Missile Command employees have been sharing their lunch time together once a week to explore the effect healthy choices have on building a positive lifestyle. Known as "The Daniel Plan: Forty Days to a Healthier Life," the program encourages participants to focus on living healthier through faith, food, fitness, focus and friends.

  • U.S. Army Successfully Fires Missile From New Interceptor Launch Platform

    Mar 30, 2016

    WHITE SANDS MISSILE RANGE, N.M. -- The U.S. Army successfully fired a Longbow Hellfire missile from its newest launch platform on March 25, 2016 as part of an Engineering Demonstration of the Indirect Fire Protection Capability Increment 2-Intercept (IFPC Inc 2-I).

  • U.S. Army successfully fires AIM-9X missile from new interceptor launch platform

    Mar 30, 2016

    The U.S. Army successfully fired an AIM-9X missile from its newest launch platform.

  • Army researchers win three American Helicopter Society awards

    Mar 29, 2016

    The U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Research, Development and Engineering Center were recipients of three awards from the American Helicopter Society - International Vertical Flight Technical Society.

  • U.S. Army successfully fires missile from new interceptor launch platform

    Mar 28, 2016

    The U.S. Army successfully fired a Longbow Hellfire missile from its newest launch platform on March 25, 2016 as part of an Engineering Demonstration of the Indirect Fire Protection Capability Increment 2-Intercept (IFPC Inc 2-I).

  • US Army successfully fires Stinger missile from new launch platform

    Mar 24, 2016

    The U.S. Army successfully fired a Stinger missile from its newest launch platform on March 23, 2016.

  • Army Science Board looks at lethality, protection research

    Mar 21, 2016

    Members of the Army Science Board visited the U.S. Army Research Laboratory March 4.

  • Legacy Components To Be Replaced On Newest Apache Aircraft

    Mar 18, 2016

    The Apache attack helicopter is flying into the future with enhanced sensors and a more reliable turret that improves the aircraft's 40-year-old technology. During a media event at the Association of the U.S. Army's Institute of Land Warfare Global Force Symposium and Exposition at the Von Braun Center in Huntsville, Ala., on March 17, Apache Project Manager Col. Jeff Hager of the Program Executive Office for Aviation and Lockheed Martin officials explained the need for modernizing the sensor and turret technology on one of the Army's most successful mission-focused aircraft.

  • Army researchers explore future rotorcraft technologies

    Mar 17, 2016

    The U.S. Army is moving ahead with research on potential new component-level technologies for future rotorcraft.

  • Aviation and missile researchers exceed Combine Federal Campaign goal

    Mar 17, 2016

    REDSTONE, Ala. (March 17, 2016) -- The U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Research, Development, and Engineering Center was recently awarded for its contributions to the Combined Federal Campaign. James Lackey, AMRDEC director, was awarded the Chairman's Award from the 2015 Local Federal Coordinating Committee Chair, Mark Boudreaux. Patricia Jackson AMRDEC 2015 CFC Chairperson, received the AMRDEC 2015 Financial Chair award. In 2015, the AMRDEC workforce contributed almost $175,000 to CFC, exceeding their goals by 5.3 percent. The most inclusive workplace giving campaign in the world exceeded their $2.3 million goal by $69,000. In 2014, AMRDEC was one of the top five federal organizations in the Tennessee Valley, helping the community exceed CFC's annual goal of $2.2 million by 5 percent. The Combined Federal Campaign is the only authorized solicitation of Federal employees in their workplaces on behalf of approved charitable organizations.

  • Army Establishes Awards To Honor Lt. Gen. (R) Arthur Gregg, Maj. Gen. Harold Greene

    Mar 16, 2016

    HUNTSVILLE, AL -- Gen. Dennis L. Via, Army Materiel Command commander, today announced the establishment of two Army Awards -- one for leadership and another for innovation -- at the AUSA Global Force Symposium and Exposition. The awards honor two distinguished Soldiers, Lt. Gen. (R) Arthur J. Gregg and the late Maj. Gen. Harold "Harry" J. Greene, for the standards of excellence that they set in leadership and innovation.

  • Army seeks enhanced partnership with University of Central Florida

    Mar 15, 2016

    A representative from the U.S. Army Research Laboratory visited the University of Central Florida Feb. 9-11 to investigate partnership opportunities.

  • Laboratory partners with industry, academia for advanced manufacturing

    Mar 15, 2016

    As part of its Open Campus collaboration initiative, the U.S. Army Research Laboratory met with industry, academia and government representatives March 4 with a goal of building a consortium.

  • Army researcher volunteers service to support organization

    Mar 15, 2016

    The U.S. Army Research Laboratory, as part of its work life balance initiative, recently implemented a wellness program intended to promote healthier lifestyles of its employees.

  • AMC commander kicks off Global Force Symposium

    Mar 15, 2016

    As the featured command at this year's Association of the United States Army's Global Force Symposium and Exposition, the U.S. Army Materiel Command's top leader explained the organization's role in the service's top priority -- readiness. AMC Commander Gen. Dennis L. Via opened the three-day event March 15, noting that a Soldier's basic tasks to shoot, move and communicate all require readiness.

  • Department of Justice uses Army equipment to locate shooters

    Mar 10, 2016

    The Northern Colorado Serial Shooter Task Force, recently tested the Firefly system in support of the Crime Gun Intelligence Center initiative.

  • LTG Perna to Discuss Deployment Readiness at AUSA Global Force Symposium

    Mar 10, 2016

    LTG Gustave 'Gus' Perna, the Army's Deputy Chief of Staff for Logistics, will chair a Deployment Readiness discussion at 10am EST on Wednesday, March 16th at the AUSA Global Force Symposium and Exposition in Huntsville, AL.

  • Army civilians receive recognition for deployments

    Mar 9, 2016

    Twenty-two employees from the U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Research, Development and Engineering Center were presented the Secretary of Defense Medal for the Global War on Terrorism March 8.

  • Engineer Gives Up Corrosion To Spend Time On Farm

    Mar 9, 2016

    It's hard for Steve Carr to talk about his career without talking about corrosion. From the earliest of his 35-years as a chemical engineer, Carr has studied the debilitating effects associated with corrosion, developing solutions to prevent, slow down and counter those effects.

  • Warfighter Readiness Leads To New Alignment Of Aviation And Missile Enterprise

    Mar 8, 2016

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. -- Upcoming changes in alignments of aviation and missile organizations based at Redstone Arsenal will establish a closely woven development, acquisition and sustainment team to provide increased responsiveness to the nation's warfighters.

  • Army aviation engineer recognized as 2016 Black Engineer of the Year

    Mar 7, 2016

    AMRDEC's Pamela McDonald received the BEYA 2016 Modern-Day Technology Leaders Award for her commitment to shaping the future of engineering, science and technology.

  • WOW!!!

    Mar 3, 2016

    As part of Women's History Month, Army Logistics is honoring the contributions of women like the 85,000 Women Ordnance Workers who helped improve logistics for Soldiers on the battlefield.

  • Army research leaders visit state-of-the-art-facility

    Mar 3, 2016

  • Aviation, missile communities host Industry Day

    Mar 3, 2016

    Proper development of emerging technologies requires contractual relationships with industry partners to meet the Warfighter's technological needs.

  • AMCOM Commander Emphasize Need For Leadership To Ensure Aviation Readiness

    Mar 3, 2016

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. -- With 14 days as commander of the Aviation and Missile Command, Brig. Gen. Doug Gabram took the stage at the Worldwide Aviation Logistics Conference on March 1, sending a message of support to the Army's aviation logistics Soldiers.

  • U.S. Military Force During Desert Storm Has Roots In Redstone Arsenal

    Mar 2, 2016

    On a cool and sunny Friday afternoon, local veterans came together at the Veterans Memorial in downtown Huntsville, Ala., to remember a short-lived war that continues to carry significance in furthering the nation's development of precision weapons.

  • Women building their futures in engineering

    Feb 22, 2016

    For Beth Bullock, engineering is a family affair. Bullock, an electrical engineer with the U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Research, Development and Engineering Center at Redstone Arsenal, Ala., showed a talent for engineering at an age when her contemporaries were learning to color inside the lines.

  • 'Tradition Of Excellence' Passed On To New Commander

    Feb 18, 2016

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. -- Outstanding leadership, traditional ceremony and family relationships took center stage on Thursday as the flags of a four-star, two-star and one-star general officer symbolized the changing of command at the Aviation and Missile Command.

  • AMCOM's 'Top Customer' Moves On To The Pentagon

    Feb 16, 2016

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. -- The Aviation and Missile Command's top customer is getting ready to leave the building. During six combat tours in 13 years, Maj. Gen. Jim Richardson was an AMCOM customer. Then, in 2014, in what he describes as his most "broadening assignment," Richardson the customer became Richardson the commander, bringing to AMCOM the heart of the aviation warfighter and the determination of a senior Soldier implementing the priorities set at the highest levels of the Department of the Army.

  • Army researcher's cyber study wins honors

    Feb 12, 2016

    Network defense collaborations between university and U.S. Army researchers have led to a best paper award at a recent technology security conference.

  • Zika Virus - What is it? What can you do?

    Feb 5, 2016

    Zika is a mosquito-borne virus closely related to yellow fever, dengue, and West Nile viruses. A Zika virus outbreak was identified in Brazil in early 2015; since then, it has spread to more than twenty-five other countries in Central and South America and the Caribbean.

  • Army researchers uses 3-D scanning capabilities to capture high-fidelity images

    Feb 4, 2016

    The U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Research, Development and Engineering Center incorporates 3-D scanning systems to rapidly capture the shapes of objects for reverse engineering and quality control.

  • Black Hawk Aircrew Trainer-- Success through enterprise approach

    Feb 1, 2016

    The Army's new Black Hawk Aircrew Trainer was developed using capabilities, resources, and expertise across Team Redstone, reducing costs, creating efficiencies, and streamlining schedules.

  • Electronics engineer awarded for advances in modeling, simulation

    Jan 21, 2016

    A U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Research, Development and Engineering Center employee was recently recognized by the Army Modeling and Simulation Office for significant advances in modeling and simulation.

  • Redstone Missiles Light Up Anniversary Of Operation Desert Storm

    Jan 13, 2016

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. -- For the U.S., Operation Desert Storm was a war won before it ever started.

  • The Army's big business of small business

    Jan 11, 2016

    With billions in contracting dollars going to small businesses for both products and services, there's no question that small companies are big business for the Army. That's why the January -- March issue of Army AL&T magazine is dedicated to small business, online now.

  • AMC senior leader encourages mentoring program

    Jan 7, 2016

  • Army test pilots support training for Navy Students

    Jan 5, 2016

    FORT EUSTIS, Va. (Jan. 5, 2016) -- U.S. Army aviation pilots provide U.S. Naval Test Pilot School with technical training and hands-on flight testing biannually.

  • Army team continues collaboration with NFL, Under Armour, GE for Head Health Challenge II

    Dec 21, 2015

    A U.S. Army Research Laboratory team of researchers was one of three awarded funding in the final phase of the National Football League, Under Armour and General Electric's Head Health Challenge II with a chance to receive up to $1 million toward head-protection research.

  • Research center has year of technology advancement

    Dec 17, 2015

    In 2015, AMRDEC continued to apply innovative approaches across a variety of programs and to a myriad of customers while providing support to the warfighter.

  • AMCOM employees team up to make difference for Soldiers

    Dec 16, 2015

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. -- From the technology it maintains on helicopters to the missiles it sustains in theater and at home, the Aviation and Missile Command had a banner year in 2015.

  • Army salutes STEM Hero: Jill Bates

    Dec 14, 2015

    The U.S. Army Research, Development and Engineering Command recognizes employees who go above and beyond in support of science, technology, engineering and mathematics educational outreach.

  • Collaboration contributes to millions in cost reductions

    Dec 11, 2015

    Collaboration across Team Redstone led to savings and cost avoidance of $154.5 million in fiscal 2015.

  • AMRDEC employees honored for acquisition excellence

    Dec 9, 2015

    Aviation and Missile Research, Development, and Engineering Center personnel were honored with three prestigious awards at the 2015 Army Acquisition Executive's Excellence in Leadership Awards ceremony in Orlando, Fla. Dec. 1.

  • AMRDEC executive honored by hometown

    Dec 8, 2015

    Dr. Juanita Harris, the Aviation and Missile Research, Development and Engineering Center Weapons Development and Integration director received the inaugural Dred Scott Freedom Award for government service Dec. 5.

  • Science, technology center hosts ARCIC director

    Dec 7, 2015

    A U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command senior leader visited the U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Research, Development, and Engineering Center Dec. 2.

  • Partnership, collaboration are focus of Redstone event

    Dec 1, 2015

    Hundreds of industry, academia and other government agencies attended the 2nd Annual Futures Brief to Industry held at the Bob Jones Auditorium.

  • Capturing Soldier motion to improve targeting accuracy

    Nov 24, 2015

    A simple movement by a Soldier can misdirect even the most precision targeting device.

  • Innovative research center collaborates with Ole Miss in additive manufacturing

    Nov 24, 2015

    The U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Research, Development, and Engineering Center is collaborating with the University of Mississippi in additive manufacturing.

  • Aviation community hiring strategy proves successful

    Nov 20, 2015

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. (Nov. 20, 2015) -- Budget cuts, hiring restraints and a retiring older workforce have led to a shortage of experienced workers across the federal government.

  • Aviator earns first star, promoted by retired general

    Nov 18, 2015

    One of Army aviation's leaders was promoted to brigadier general during a ceremony Friday. Former Program Executive Officer for Aviation Maj. Gen. Tim Crosby officiated Brig. Gen. Thomas Todd's ceremony at Todd's request. Todd "grew up" under Crosby, starting in the Cargo Helicopters Project Office as the product manager for the CH-47F Chinook.

  • 5400 renovations incorporate security, branding

    Nov 16, 2015

    Renovations are near completion as the U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Research, Development, and Engineering Center prepares to open its new front entrance.

  • AMRDEC educates MDA on mission, way ahead

    Nov 13, 2015

    More than 30 leaders from the Aviation and Missile Research, Development, and Engineering Center briefed leaders from the Missile Defense Agency on the expertise provided by AMRDEC in support of MDA.

  • NASA, Army celebrate 50 years of rotorcraft collaboration

    Nov 13, 2015

    A joint agreement, signed in 1965, has allowed NASA and Army researchers to work side by side to improve rotorcraft

  • Army researchers connect with partners at open campus open house

    Nov 5, 2015

    The U.S. Army research community joined its counterparts in academia and industry to discuss better collaboration techniques during a conference Nov. 3-4.

  • AMCOM Welcomes Air Defenders To Missile Enterprise

    Nov 4, 2015

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. -- Soldiers from the Army's most deployed branch -- air defense artillery -- came together at Aviation and Missile Command headquarters Oct. 27-28 for the chance to learn and network during the annual AMCOM 101 for Missiles.

  • Commitment To Soldier Readiness Needed To Move Forward

    Nov 4, 2015

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. -- The Army's best can only get better if today's Soldiers commit themselves to the top priority -- Soldier readiness -- as set out by the Army's chief of staff, Gen. Mark Milley, said one of the Army's three-star generals.

  • AMCOM Leads Successful Mission To De-Tank Old Missiles

    Oct 28, 2015

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. -- A cross-functional team led by the Aviation and Missile Command was honored on Oct. 20 during a ceremony recognizing the successful disassembly and de-tanking of 27 Lance missiles stored on Redstone Arsenal.

  • CCAD and the Micro Market Takeover

    Oct 28, 2015

    Corpus Christi Army Depot (CCAD) adds its fourth micro market to its facilities this month, marking the end of a month-long surge of in-house dining upgrades for more than 4,000 depot workers.

  • Army to open facilities for basic research collaboration

    Oct 28, 2015

    Army scientists and engineers welcome visitors to learn about opportunities with the U.S. Army Research Laboratory at the second Open Campus Open House to be held at Aberdeen Proving Ground on Nov. 3 and 4.

  • Picatinny launches app to search laboratories

    Oct 27, 2015

    Software engineers at the U.S. Army Armament Research, Development and Engineering Center have developed a new mobile application that allows users to research laboratories across the Department of Defense.

  • Event with colleges ignites interest in public service

    Oct 26, 2015

    The Communications-Electronics Command, a subordinate element of the Army Materiel Command, welcomed representatives from local colleges and universities to its 2015 Academia Day on Friday.

  • DoD collaboration researches munition safety

    Oct 23, 2015

    Government, industry, and academic partners are working together to improve the way munitions function to protect the safety of future Warfighters.

  • Redstone engineer receives top DOD academic award

    Oct 22, 2015

    A U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Research, Development and Engineering Center engineers research ability earned him a top academic award with the Naval Postgraduate School.

  • National Cyber Security Awareness Month reminds everyone to keep all information safe

    Oct 19, 2015

    Realizing the importance of cybersecurity, President Obama designated October as National Cyber Security Awareness Month.

  • Army supports girls' STEM education, careers

    Oct 19, 2015

    A two-star female general was in familiar territory Saturday when she helped kick off Girls' Science and Engineering Day at the University of Alabama in Huntsville.

  • Army awards STEM cooperative agreement

    Oct 16, 2015

    The U.S. Army awarded a 10-year Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics cooperative agreement worth up to $185 million to a consortium headed up by Battelle Memorial Institute Sept. 30, 2015.

  • Army unveils Excalibur, one of the world's top 20 supercomputers

    Oct 16, 2015

    The U.S. Army introduced its newest supercomputer, Excalibur, which will help ensure Soldiers have the technological advantage on the battlefield, officials said.

  • AMRDEC hosts 2nd annual safety day event

    Oct 15, 2015

    AMRDEC hosted their 2nd annual Safety, Health and Wellness Day event on Oct. 15.

  • AMC provides fundamental component for Army readiness

    Oct 14, 2015

    Readiness is the Army's top priority, according to the new Army Chief of Staff Gen. Mark Milley, and it is Army Materiel Command's sole focus as the provider of the critical materiel required, said the command's top leader. AMC Commanding General Gen. Dennis L. Via addressed the organization's indispensable role as the premier provider of Army and Joint readiness to more than 300 chapter presidents and members at the Association of the United States Army's Presidents Dinner Oct. 11.

  • 'Patriot Smart' Delivered To Air Defenders In Support Of Mission

    Oct 14, 2015

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. -- The stamp of experience -- the "Patriot Smart" -- is part of the package that goes along with every Patriot missile system Logistics Assistance Representative who interfaces with air defense Soldiers on behalf of the Aviation and Missile Command.

  • AMRDEC recognized for exemplifying Army standards

    Oct 9, 2015

    The U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Research, Development, and Engineering Center awarded its employees for their diligence and preparation at an assembly Oct. 1.

  • Army researchers extend missile system shelf life

    Oct 9, 2015

    The U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Research, Development and Engineering Center, in conjunction with Program Executive Office Missiles and Space and U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Life Cycle Management Command, has designed a program to determine if missiles can be used past their initial shelf life.

  • America's Army: Proving Grounds launches on Steam

    Oct 7, 2015

    The U.S. Army has fully launched the free America's Army: Proving Grounds game on Steam. America's Army is developed by the Army Game Studio, which falls under the Aviation and Missile Research, Development, and Engineering Center's Software Engineering Directorate. The Studio operates in support of the Army Marketing and Research Group.

  • Intern Program Shows Pathway To Federal Opportunities

    Oct 7, 2015

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. -- For a handful of young employees across the Aviation and Missile Command the summer and early fall of 2015 will be remembered for what it offered in the way of employment and employee experiences.

  • Aviation, missile community prepares for Futures Brief to Industry

    Oct 6, 2015

    Registration is ongoing for the U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Research, Development and Engineering Center, 2nd Annual Futures Brief to Industry.

  • Army engineers demonstrate anti-drone technology

    Oct 5, 2015

    Army engineers, who are seeking to adapt ongoing research to counter aerial systems that could threaten Soldiers, successfully shot down two aircraft as part of their final technology demonstration.

  • Combined Federal Campaign begins for Tennessee Valley federal employees

    Oct 2, 2015

    The CFC campaign began Sept. 22, 2015 and ends Dec. 15, 2015.

  • Innovation to win in a complex world: Investing in S&T to confront the future threat

    Oct 1, 2015

    In October 2014, U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command rolled out the latest Army Operating Concept (AOC), titled "Win in a Complex World." This AOC details how the Army of the future will strengthen capabilities across multiple domains as part of a joint partnership to ensure dominance against "determined, elusive, and increasingly capable enemies." This article was previously published in the October-December 2015 Army AL&T Magazine.

  • Aviation Officer Joins Team Leading AMCOM Mission

    Sep 30, 2015

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. -- Networking connections are good to have -- even when you are an Army officer. And Col. Todd Royar had a connection at the Aviation and Missile Command long before he became its chief of staff.

  • Army AL&T magazine explores innovation

    Sep 28, 2015

    This newest edition of Army AL&T explores the topics of Innovation and foreign military sales. Readers will also find a moving tribute to the Hon. Claude M. Bolton Jr., former assistant secretary of the Army for acquisition, logistics and technology, whose sudden passing in July was a blow to his many friends and former colleagues across the services.