Sexual Harrassment / Assault Response and Prevention Hotline (24/7) 334-470-6629

National Domestic Violence Hotline 1-800-799-SAFE (7233), For Deaf and Hard of Hearing 1-800-787-3224 (TTY) Fort Rucker Hotline 1-334-379-7947

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  • Combined Federal Campaign, Nov. 13 - Dec. 14. For more information, visit www.setristatecfc.org.
  • Anonymously report crime, suspicious activity or threats to U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Commadn with the CID Crime Tips app
  • Hurricane season runs from June 1 to November 30. Are you ready? Be informed. Make a Plan. Build a Kit. Get Involved. Find out how at www.acsim.army.mil/readyarmy
  • The Army Wellness Center offers free health and wellness classes to all Soldiers, family members, retirees and DOD civilians. For more information, call (334) 255-3923.

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Fort Rucker hosts Veterans Day ceremony

Fort Rucker hosts Veterans Day ceremony

Fort Rucker honored the nation’s veterans, past and present, and their family members during its Veterans Day ceremony... Read

Museum offers portal into Army Aviation history

Museum offers portal into Army Aviation history

More than 100,000 people visit the U.S. Army Aviation Museum each year to get a glimpse into the history of Army Aviation... Read

Honoring service: 8 Soldiers retire at quarterly ceremony

Honoring service: 8 Soldiers retire at quarterly ceremony

With a combined 190 years of service to the nation, eight Soldiers retired Oct. 26 at the Fort Rucker Quarterly... Read

WOCC instructors volunteer to help local JROTC cadets

WOCC instructors volunteer to help local JROTC cadets

Three U.S. Army Warrant Officer Career College TAC officers took time out of their extremely busy schedules Oct. 23-24 to... Read

On Post »

New Army CID Crime Tips app

The CID crime tips system recently transitioned to a web-based and smartphone app submission method. The public can access the system via any Internet-connected device by visiting http://www.cid.army.mil. In addition to the web interface, the app is for submission of tips and is available for free from the Apple Store and Google Play.

The Landing Zone renovation

The Landing Zone kitchen is currently undergoing a kitchen renovation to help it better serve the Fort Rucker community, according to Directorate of Family, and Morale, Welfare and Recreation officials. During the renovation, The Landing Zone will be closed; however, food and beverage operations will continue in the Legends room next to the main ballroom. Lunch and dinner operations will have a slightly adjusted menu during this time. The Coffee Zone will also be relocated to the main lobby area of The Landing. For more information, call 255-0768.

Pharmacy change

The Lyster Army Health Clinic Pharmacy no longer accepts drop-off forms for all refill requests. It is mandatory to phone in all prescription refills. Call 1-877-520-1623 or 334-255-7671.

Resiliency Resources

The Lyster and Fort Rucker Resiliency Resources mobile device app is available for free in Android and iPhone mobile app stores. The app can help people find information for Fort Rucker, including addresses, phone numbers and event information, and also information such as where running trails are located, if there is a 5k race coming up, when Bible studies occur and more.

Lost and found

People who have lost or misplaced property while on Fort Rucker can call the Directorate of Public Safety’s lost and found point of contact at 255-3239 to inquire if their property has been turned in. To claim their property, people must be able to demonstrate ownership of the property. DPS retains property found or turned in at special events held on the installation, such as Freedom Fest – the most common items turned-in are keys, cell phones and wallets.

Alcoholics Anonymous meets

Alcoholics Anonymous meets Wednesdays from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in Rm. 147 of Bldg. 4502. For more on the group, call 334-237-1973.

Thrift shop

The Fort Rucker Thrift Shop is open Wednesdays-Fridays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The thrift shop needs people’s unwanted items. People can drop off donations at any time in the shed behind the shop (former Armed Forces Bank building) located in front of the theater next door to the bowling alley. Donations are tax deductible. For more information, call 255-9595.

Gate Access and Visitor Control Centers - Click for more information

2018 Fort Rucker Combined Federal Campaign, Nov. 13 - Dec. 14

DHR holiday closures

The Directorate of Human Resources Headquarters, Army Substance Abuse Program, Military Personnel Division, including the ID card section and Casualty Assistance, will be closed Nov. 16 from 1-4:15 p.m. for their annual Thanksgiving luncheon. The Education Center, Soldier for Life Transition Assistance Program, Administrative Services, and Military Personnel – Audit Readiness will remain open.

Army Wellness Center

The Army Wellness Center offers free health and wellness classes to all Soldiers, family members, retirees and Department of Defense civilians. All classes are held at the Army Wellness Center in Bldg. 4102. Click here to view a current schedule of AWC health and wellness classes.

Lunch and learn

The Fort Rucker Army Wellness Center will host lunch and learn sessions in collaboration with the Fort Rucker Ready Resilient Training Center. All lunch and learn sessions are open to all eligible beneficiaries, including active-duty Soldiers and their dependents, retirees and Department of Defense civilian employees. All sessions will be located at LAHC in V-130 from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. the second Tuesday of the month. For more information, call 255-3923 or 255-9218.

ID Card Section

The Fort Rucker ID Card Section will close from 2:15-4:15 p.m. for training the second Wednesday of every month.

Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (regular duty hours) will be set aside for appointments only. Walk-in customers will be seen on an emergency basis only (e.g. Lost CAC/ID card, PIN Reset, DD Form 1172, In/Out Processing, and Retirees renewing ID card). Click here for more information.

PTSD group

A post-traumatic stress disorder education group meets Tuesdays from 5-6:30 p.m. in the Fort Rucker Spiritual Life Center in Bldg. 8939 on Red Cloud Road. The group follows the Veterans Affairs protocol PTSD Recovery Program and is for anyone interested in learning more about PTSD. For more information, call 255-3903.

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Brig. Gen. Michael D. Lundy, Commanding General, U.S. Army Aviation Center of Excellence and Fort Rucker

Major General
William Gayler

Commanding General, U.S. Army Aviation Center of Excellence and Fort Rucker

Major General William Gayler is a Distinguished Military Graduate of North Georgia College in Dahlonega, Georgia, where he was commissioned as an Aviation Officer in 1988. Gayler’s key command assignments include C/2-227th Aviation Regiment in Hanau, Germany; D/2-227th Aviation Regiment in Germany and Bosnia-Herzegovina; A/1-14th Aviation Regiment in Mesa, Arizona; 3-101st (Eagle Attack) Aviation Regiment in Fort Campbell, Kentucky, and Iraq; 101st Combat Aviation Regiment (Destiny) in Fort Campbell, Kentucky, and Afghanistan; Deputy Commanding General... More

USAACE Mission

USAACE trains, educates, and develops agile and adaptive Army Aviation professionals, manages the Aviation Enterprise, and integrates indispensable Aviation capabilities and requirements across the warfighting functions to enable commanders and Soldiers on the ground to fight and win in an increasingly complex world.

Why an Aviation Branch?

The Aviation Branch is relentlessly focused on and dedicated to honoring a sacred trust with commanders and Soldiers on the ground. USAACE delivers Army Aviation professionals and indispensible Aviation capabilities to support commanders and Soldiers on the ground.

Fort Rucker Gate Status

Main Cantonment Area Gates

  • Daleville Gate (24/7)
  • Enterprise Gate (24/7)
  • Ozark Gate (24/7)

Additional Cantonment Gates

  • Faulkner Gate
    4:30 a.m. - 8:30 p.m., M-F
    Closed Weekends, Holidays and DONSAs
  • Newton Gate
    5-7 a.m., M-F
    1-3 p.m., M-F
    Closed Weekends, Holidays and DONSAs

Exterior Airfield Gates

  • Cairns AAF Gate (24/7)
  • Shell AAF Gate (24/7)

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