If a Soldier shoots it, drives it, flies it, wears it, eats it or communicates with it, AMC provides it. Programs encompass technology thrusts in Mission Command, Communications, Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance technologies and systems in various stages of the life cycle model. In his previous position, he served as the Chief Technology Officer for U.
Adams was awarded the Medal of Honor for his actions, May 25, Despite withering enemy fire, Williams attempted to evacuate wounded Soldiers from a small-fire base besieged by an overwhelming enemy force in Kontum Province in the Republic of Vietnam.
Adamson, a graduate of the U. Military Academy at West Point, N. He logged more than 3, hours on over 30 different types of aircraft. He also flew on two space shuttle missions.
Allen was a staunch advocate for the use of armed helicopters in support of troops operating on the ground. He also helped push the use of night vision goggles in aircraft and formed what would become the first special operations aviation organization. He later went on to command 1st Brigade of the 11th Air Assault Division and was in United states army and mr gary through the testing and field exercises.
Beck temporarily served with the U. Brady won the Medal of Honor when he was a major serving as a medical evacuation helicopter pilot, Jan. On that day, he repeatedly navigated a battlefield blanketed in fog, under heavy enemy fire.
In total, he evacuated more than 50 men and transported them to medical aid. Brown initially enlisted in the Army as a private in He later went on to earn his green beret and his pilot's wings shortly after that.
During a career that spanned four decades, he served in numerous combat operations, including Vietnam, Grenada, Kuwait and Iraq. Army Special Operations Command. Brown retired in September William Beehler Bunker Lt. William Beehler Bunker was never an Army aviator, although he became known as the "Father of the Helicopter.
Bunker entered the Army upon graduating from the U. Canedy was at the forefront of Army aviation throughout much of his career.
He entered the Army in as an armor officer and graduated from flight school in While serving at Fort Hood, Texas, he organized and trained some of the first air cavalry Soldiers and subsequently deployed one of the Army's first three air cavalry squadrons in Vietnam.
Bruce Crandall earned the Medal of Honor for his actions, Nov.
Crandall flew 22 missions that day, often under intense enemy fire, as he re-supplied and evacuated Soldiers engaged in battle on the ground. Durant is most well known as the pilot who was captured and taken as a prisoner of war for 11 days inin Somalia, after the botched raid on a Somali warlord portrayed in the film "Black Hawk Down.
His captivity also serves as the baseline for today's survival, evasion, resistance and escape training for all of members of U. He was the first Army aviator to receive the Medal of Honor in Vietnam.
Freeman earned the Medal of Honor for his actions, Nov. Freeman flew 14 missions that day, often under intense enemy fire as he re-supplied and evacuated Soldiers engaged in battle on the ground.
Grimm was at the forefront of special operations aviation when inhe was handed the task of organizing and commanding the tactics and equipment of the unit that would become the th Special Operations Aviation Regiment.
Henry was a pioneer in air assault operations. During his military service, he worked in numerous positions within the air assault and air cavalry community including commanding 3rd Brigade of the st Airborne Division and serving as chief of staff for the same when he met with an untimely death in During his military career, he was repeatedly assigned to units in their infancy or with serious problems that would require his expertise to fix and lead.
Upon his retirement from the military, he was appointed as the first curator of the Army Aviation Museum. He cited the need for the development of airmobile theory and doctrine. The recommendations of the board revolutionized mobile-warfare concepts based on the use of organic aviation.
He was also commander-in-chief, U. Humphreys, who graduated from the U. After a brief retirement, Humphreys joined the New York National Guard where he took the first class at the School of Military Aeronautics at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and later served as the school's commander.
Kelly, who went by the call sign of "Dustoff" while flying in Vietnam, was killed in action, July 1, Before his death, he was well-known for his selfless actions and his mantra "When I have your wounded.
Mackmull had an enormous influence on Army aviation throughout his career.“United States of Japan is a powerful book, unsettling at times – surreal and hypnotic.
There’s a bit of Philip K Dick in here, and Wind-Up Bird Chronicle, but Peter Tieryas is his own voice, a talented author, somebody to keep an eye on for sure.” – Richard Thomas, author of Breaker and Disintegration “A searing vision of the persistence of hope in the face of brutality, United.
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From ace pilots during WWII, to todays Army, to the first aircraft taking off of the beaches of North Carolina, the Army has been a part of aviation since it’s beginning. REGISTRY OF THE AMERICAN SOLDIER. Any American Soldier who has ever worn the Army uniform throughout our nation’s history is eligible to have a registry page.
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