The U.S. Army Aviation Center of Excellence trains, educates and develops Army Aviation professionals and integrates indispensable aviation capabilities across warfighting functions in support of commanders and Soldiers on the ground.
Fort Rucker, Ala., is the Home of Army Aviation. The U.S. Army Garrison Fort Rucker's mission is to provide the installation capabilities and services to support expeditionary operations in a time of persistent conflict and to provide a quality of life for Soldiers and Families commensurate with their service.
The U.S. Army Aviation Center of Excellence trains, educates and develops Army Aviation professionals and integrates indispensable Aviation capabilities across warfighting functions in support of commanders and Soldiers on the ground.
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 indispensable Aviation capabilities to support commanders and Soldiers on the ground.
The Fort Rucker team is made up of 36 organizations. These organizations are multi-command, multi-service (Active Duty, Reserve Component and National Guard), and multi-missioned (military, civilian and contractor). To carry out our missions, Fort Rucker supports a daytime population of about 15,700, including over 5,000 people in uniform, over 7,000 civilian and contract employees and over 3,600 Family members on post.
Fort Rucker's training area and airspace and land availability encompasses 27 counties in three states. Flight training is spread across five basefields, one forward arming fuel point, 17 stagefields and 89 remote training sites.
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Military personnel will find the U.S. Army Aviation Center of Excellence and Fort Rucker both provide challenging and rewarding assignments. The USAACE commanding general seeks trained, experienced, educated veterans to leverage their combat experience here at the schoolhouse. If you are interested in a position at USAACE/Fort Rucker, contact your assignments officer.
Civilian employees will be able to contribute in building the Army's foundation. USAACE and Fort Rucker is support by the Civilian Personnel Advisory Center.
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