PEO Aviation

U.S. Army Program Executive Office - Aviation



Serve Soldiers and our nation by designing, developing, delivering, and supporting advanced aviation capabilities for operational commanders and our allies.


  • Brig. Gen. Robert L. Barrie, Jr. PROGRAM EXECUTIVE OFFICER, AVIATION Brig. Gen. Robert L. Barrie, Jr.
  • Sgt. Maj. Woody Sullivan SERGEANT MAJOR Sgt. Maj. Woody Sullivan

Contact Us

PEO Aviation: (256) 313-4004 PEO Aviation Public Affairs: (256) 955-8359 Aviation Turbine Engine: (256) 313-4514 Apache Attack Helicopter: (256) 313-4804 Aviation Mission Systems and Architecture: (256) 842-5004 Cargo Helicopter: (256) 313-5112 Fixed Wing Aircraft: (256) 876-5166 Future Attack Reconnaissance Aircraft: (256) 842-7231 Future Long-Range Assault Aircraft: (256) 842-3812 Multi-National Aircraft Special Project Office: (256) 313-5598 Unmanned Aircraft Systems: (256) 842-1464 Utility Helicopters: (256) 313-2502

Project Managers

  • COL John J. Maher Apache Helicopters Project Manager COL John J. Maher
  • COL Burr Miller Aviation Mission Systems & Architecture Project Manager COL Burr Miller
  • COL Roger Kuykendall Aviation Turbine Engine Project Manager COL Roger Kuykendall
  • COL Al Niles Cargo Helicopters Project Manager COL Al Niles
  • COL Greg Fortier Future Attack Reconnaissance Aircraft Project Manager COL Greg Fortier
  • COL James DeBoer Fixed Wing Project Manager COL James DeBoer
  • COL David Phillips Future Long Range Assault Aircraft Project Manager COL David Phillips
  • COL Tim McDonald Multi-National Aviation Special Project Office Project Manager COL Tim McDonald
  • COL Joseph Anderson Unmanned Aircraft Systems Project Manager COL Joseph Anderson
  • COL Calvin Lane Utility Helicopters Project Manager COL Calvin Lane

PEO Aviation Project Management Offices

  • Mission: Develop, produce, field and sustain the world's premier attack/reconnaissance helicopter and support all those who use it. Apache Attack Helicopter AH-64 D/E
  • Mission: Design, Develop, and Deliver Advanced Aviation Technologies that Provide Soldiers an Overmatching Operational Advantage. Air Traffic Navigation, Integration and Coordination System (ATNAVICS) Aviation Ground Power Unit (AGPU) Mobile Tower System (MOTS) Self-Propelled Crane Aircraft Maintenance and Positioning (SCAMP II) Tactical Airspace Integration System (TAIS)
  • Mission: Centrally manage the Army’s rotary wing turbine engine and electrical power capability by designing, developing, delivering and supporting power solutions for the U.S. aviation rotary wing and coalition partners. Improved Turbine Engine
  • Mission: Responsively provide worldwide users with an operationally capable, safe, technologically superior, and cost effective heavy lift capability. Chinook Cargo Helicopter CH-47F
  • Mission: Design, develop, deliver and support Fixed Wing Transport and Aerial ISR aircraft providing critical capabilities for operational commanders and our allies. Fixed Wing Enhanced Medium Altitude Reconnaissance and Surveillance System (EMARSS) Guardrail Common Sensor (GR/CS) Airborne Reconnaissance Low (ARL)
  • Mission: Design, develop, and deliver the preeminent attack reconnaissance aircraft to Combat Aviation Brigades and the Joint Force to enable dominance on the multi-domain battlefield. Future Attack Reconnaissance Aircraft
  • Mission: Design, develop, deliver and support the next generation tactical assault and MEDEVAC capabilities to Combat Aviation Brigades, partners, and Allies; enabling our Nation's warfighters to dominate and win in 2030 and beyond. Future Long-Range Assault Aircraft (FLRAA)
  • Multi-National Aircraft Special Project Office
  • Mission: Provide our Nation and allies interoperable unmanned aircraft systems and integrated payloads as the world class leader in design, development, delivery, support, and sustainment of unmanned aircraft and associated command & control and dissemination systems. MQ-1C Gray Eagle Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) RQ-11B Raven Small Unmanned Aircraft System (SUAS) RQ-7Bv2 Shadow Tactical Unmanned Aircraft System (TUAS) Future Tactical Unmanned Aircraft System (FTUAS) Air Launched Effects (ALE) Scalable Control Interface (SCI) One System Remote Video Terminal (OSRVT)
  • Mission: To Design, Develop, and Deliver the premier materiel solutions to the United States and Global Allied Forces through continued Support to production, fielding, sustainment, and modernization of the Utility Fleets. Black Hawk UH/HH-60 Lakota UH-72A Light Utility Helicopter (LUH)

Modular Open System Approach

  • Aligning the people, tools and processes for successful execution of the PEO Aviation mission. MOSA Information Packet and PEO Aviation Guidance
  • FACE (Future Airborne Capability Environment) PEO Aviation Open Systems Demonstration


Airborne Reconnaissance Low (ARL) Apache AH-64D/E Black Hawk UH/HH-60 CH-47F Chinook Enhanced Medium Altitude Reconnaissance and Surveillance System (EMARSS) Fixed Wing Guardrail Common Sensor (GR/CS) Lakota UH-72A Light Utility Helicopter (LUH) MQ-1C Gray Eagle Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) OH-58D Kiowa Warrior RQ-11B Raven Small Unmanned Aircraft System (SUAS) RQ-7Bv2 Shadow Tactical Unmanned Aircraft System (TUAS)


PEO Aviation's Strategic Plan (PDF download) Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics and Technology Army AL&T Magazine online Redstone Arsenal 24/7 Sexual Assault Hotline Suicide Prevention Program


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