Fort Report: Unmanned aviation training unit changes leadership
(Right) Col. Tammy Baugh, commander, 1st Aviation Brigade, passes the unit colors to Lt. Col. Jacob Roper, the incoming commander of the 2-13th Aviation Regiment, at a change of command ceremony June 10 in Hangar 5 at Libby Army Airfield, Fort Huachuca, Arizona. (Photo Credit: Thom Williams) VIEW ORIGINAL

FORT HUACHUCA, Ariz. – The 2-13th Aviation Regiment, responsible for the Army’s unmanned aircraft systems training as part of the 1st Aviation Brigade, U. S. Army Aviation Center of Excellence at Fort Rucker, Alabama, welcomed a new leader at the Change of Command ceremony June 10 at Libby Army Airfield. (click on highlighted text for video news link)

# # #

Fort Huachuca is home to the U.S. Army Intelligence Center of Excellence, the U.S. Army Network Enterprise Technology Command (NETCOM)/9th Army Signal Command and more than 48 supported tenants representing a diverse, multiservice population. Our unique environment encompasses 964 square miles of restricted airspace and 2,500 square miles of protected electronic ranges, key components to the national defense mission.

Located in Cochise County, in southeast Arizona, about 15 miles north of the border with Mexico, Fort Huachuca is an Army installation with a rich frontier history. Established in 1877, the Fort was declared a national landmark in 1976.

We are the Army’s Home. Learn more at