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Giving back: Organizers hopeful of meeting CFC goal

Giving back: Organizers hopeful of meeting CFC goal

People on Fort Rucker have given generously to the Heart of Alabama Combined Federal Campaign, but the work is far from over as the... Read

Museum reworks displays to keep perspective fresh

Museum reworks displays to keep perspective fresh

Museums are a record of the slow, constant change and evolution in the world that people participate in every day, and this record itself is constantly being... Read

Top honors: Fort Rucker Primary School teacher up for national award

Fort Rucker Primary School teacher up for national award

Fort Rucker is no stranger to awards when it comes to excellence, and one teacher has taken that winning... Read

Living history: Fort Rucker Elementary brings history to life

Living history: Fort Rucker Elementary brings history to life

There are many ways to help children learn, but Fort Rucker Elementary School takes the extra step to make sure... Read

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Flu shots

Soldiers will have the opportunity to receive their flu vaccinations Oct. 20-25 from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Yano Hall. Those unable to attend during the week may come to the preventive medicine department at Lyster Army Health Clinic Oct. 27-30 from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Flu shots for patients begin Nov. 3 in the preventive medicine department from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Children can receive their flu shots Nov. 6 until 6 p.m.

Career Expo

The Fort Rucker Soldier for Life Center will host the NCO Association of America for its annual Career Expo Oct. 28 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at The Landing. People planning to attend should register for the event by visiting to RSVP. The expo is open to active-duty military, veterans, retirees and spouses only.

Retirement ceremony

Fort Rucker will host its quarterly retirement ceremony Oct. 31 at 2 p.m. in the U.S. Army Aviation Museum. All are welcome to attend and honor Fort Rucker’s latest retirees.

Retiree Health Fair

Fort Rucker will host its annual retiree health fair Oct. 31 from 8 a.m. to noon at the Fort Rucker Physical Fitness Center. For more information, call 255-1749.

Trick or treat

Fort Rucker’s trick or treating hours will be 6-8 p.m. Oct. 31.

Volunteers needed

Lyster Army Health Clinic is looking for volunteers to drive patients to and from the parking lot in its golf cart. The golf cart was donated in 2011 by the mayor of Dothan after a retiree noticed that patients often needed assistance when walking to and from the clinic parking lot. Those interested in volunteering can call 255-7245.

Marriage 101

Marriage 101, a premarital seminar and training, will be held on the second and fourth Tuesdays and Wednesdays of each month from 1:30-4:30 p.m. at the Spiritual Life Center, Bldg. 8939. For more information, call 255-3447 or 255-3903.

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.

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CFC continues

The Heart of Alabama Combined Federal Campaign continues through Nov. 14. For more information, call 255-9261.

ID Card Section

People who need a common access card or military ID card who are in a hurry can make an appointment by calling (334) 255-2437 or (334) 255-2182. When people call for an appointment, they will be screened and advised of any documentation they need to bring. Walk-ins will continue to be served on a first-come, first-served basis. As a reminder, people may experience delays from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

National Disability Employment Awareness Month

October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month. The government’s efforts to educate the American public about disability and employment issues began in 1945. Since then, throughout the Federal government, activities and programs are offered to highlight the disability employment barriers that still need to be addressed and removed.

The Fort Rucker Outstanding Employee of-the-Year with a Disability Award Ceremony will take place Oct. 22 at 1:30 p.m. in Bldg. 101’s Regimental Conference Room. The Fort Rucker Equal Employment Opportunity Office’s Special Emphasis Program Committee will recognize the accomplishments of an employee with a disability within the Fort Rucker workforce during the ceremony.

For more information, call 255-2240.

Huey restoration

The U.S. Army Aviation Museum is planning to restore the only remaining prototype Huey. The aircraft was called the XH-40, tail No. 54459. Museum officials describe the aircraft as the grandfather of the UH-1 series helicopters, and added that it represents the leap from reciprocating engines to the turbine technology that changed the world of rotary wing Aviation and the Army. The helicopter is currently missing a number of parts, including all instrumentation and console equipment.

People who have these components and would like to donate them to the museum or know where like items may be found can contact Robert Mitchell, curator, at 255-1060 or Steve Maxham, director, at 255-1078. Any other information in the form of photographs, tech manuals, etc. would be helpful, officials said.

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

Major General
Michael D. Lundy

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

Maj. Gen. Mike Lundy was commissioned as an Aviation second lieutenant in 1987 from McNeese State University in Lake Charles, La. After completing the Aviation Officers Basic Course, Basic Rotary Wing Training and the OH-58D transition, he was assigned to Task Force 23, 3rd Infantry Division in Giebelstadt, Germany, where he served as a company executive officer and target acquisition and reconnaissance platoon leader. More

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USAACE trains, educates and develops Army Aviation professionals and integrates indispensable Aviation capabilities across warfighting functions in support of commanders and Soldiers on the ground.

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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
    Hours: 4:30 am - 8:30 pm, M-F
  • Newton Gate
    Hours: 4:30 am - 8:30 pm, M-F

Exterior Airfield Gates

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


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