USAACE welcomes new leadership to 1-11th

By U.S. ArmyJuly 12, 2018

The U.S. Army Aviation Center of Excellence welcomes new leadership to the 1-11th Aviation Regiment ("Squared Away):  Lt. Col. Michael B. Hale receives the unit colors, passed to him by ceremony host Col. Chad E. Chasteen, commander of 110th Aviation Brigade, as Hale assumes command from outgoing 1-11th commander Lt. Col. Edward D. Rouse during a combined change of command and change of responsibility ceremony on Howze Field July 11. Command Sgt. Maj. David E. Barrett also assumed responsibility from outgoing Command Sgt. Maj. Marvin A. Pinckney.  The Battalion's mission is to provide Air Traffic Services support to the U.S. Army Aviation Center of Excellence flight training mission and National Airspace System while simultaneously certifying assigned Air Traffic Control Soldiers to Control Tower Operator standards in order to support and sustain the Army's Air Traffic Services community. The unit also provides MOS training support to Reserve Component Air Traffic Service Units.
1 / 1 Show Caption + Hide Caption – The U.S. Army Aviation Center of Excellence welcomes new leadership to the 1-11th Aviation Regiment ("Squared Away): Lt. Col. Michael B. Hale receives the unit colors, passed to him by ceremony host Col. Chad E. Chasteen, commander of 110th Aviation Brigade, as Hale assumes command from outgoing 1-11th commander Lt. Col. Edward D. Rouse during a combined change of command and change of responsibility ceremony on Howze Field July 11. Command Sgt. Maj. David E. Barrett also assumed responsibility from outgoing Command Sgt. Maj. Marvin A. Pinckney. The Battalion's mission is to provide Air Traffic Services support to the U.S. Army Aviation Center of Excellence flight training mission and National Airspace System while simultaneously certifying assigned Air Traffic Control Soldiers to Control Tower Operator standards in order to support and sustain the Army's Air Traffic Services community. The unit also provides MOS training support to Reserve Component Air Traffic Service Units. (Photo Credit: Ms. Kelly Morris (U.S. Army Aviation Center of Excellence)) VIEW ORIGINAL