U.S. Army Test and Evaluation Command


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.


  • Maj. Gen. Joel K. Tyler is the Commanding General, U.S. Army Test and Evaluation Command. He assumed the position June 7, 2018.
Commanding General Maj. Gen. Joel K. Tyler is the Commanding General, U.S. Army Test and Evaluation Command. He assumed the position June 7, 2018.

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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.


1 Sandhurst 2019: International military skills competition
2 360° JLTV
3 Military kids are resilient
4 Gunnery training
5 Mozambique humanitarian relief
6 Secretary of the Army: Sexual Assault/Harassment Violation
7 Hall of Heroes Ceremony: Staff Sgt. Travis Atkins
8 Hall of Heroes Ceremony: Atkins' son's speech
9 Medal of Honor Ceremony: Staff Sgt. Travis W. Atkins
10 Tribute to Women in the U.S. Army
11 Staff Sgt. Travis Atkins: Final Mission
12 Ruck - Swim - Shoot
13 Multinational coalition winter live-fire training
14 'Doughboy': Bridging the past to the present
15 Jungle survival in Thailand
16 Master divers
17 Army has divers?
18 SOLDIERS: What is an Army Engineer?
19 Explosive Ordnance Disposal
20 'Guardian Angels' in Afghanistan
21 Serving Others: Celebrating a lifetime of service
22 Gen. Benjamin O Davis Jr: Destined to Lead
23 Best In Show
24 Special Operations Advanced Mountaineer School
25 The Army Is Ready To Fight
26 Modern Army Combatives Training at Camp Arifjan
27 Taps at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
28 Staff Sgt. Ronald Shurer: Shok Valley
29 Year in Review 2018
30 SITREP: Blended Retirement System
31 SMA discusses the Blended Retirement System
32 Get pumped for Army vs. Navy game
33 National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day
34 Prisoner Exchange
35 Honoring SFAB Command Sgt. Maj. Timothy Bolyard
36 Soldiers Journal: Translator to Advisor
37 Meet Army Astronaut Maj. Anne McClain
38 Soldiers: World War II Alaskan Territorial Guard veteran
39 Arctic Warriors
40 Month of the Military Family: Scott-Kent Family
41 Allies and Partners
42 Shoulder to Shoulder
43 Happy Alive Day: Soldiers embrace brotherhood in survival
44 40 years on, Army veteran strives to reunite families with fallen heroes
45 Army Modernization Strategy
46 Who we are
47 World War II veteran's 100th birthday: Story of service and Family
48 360 Afghanistan: Soldiers use artillery to deter enemy rockets
49 Functional Fitness
50 America's Army is ready to fight and win