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  U.S. Army Aviation Warfighting Center and Fort Rucker
Fort Rucker became Army Aviation’s centerpiece when flight training was consolidated here in 1973.
Fort Rucker instructors teach U.S. and foreign aviators everything from initial rotary-wing courses to advanced courses in aviation safety.
Drivers traveling on Fort Rucker must pull vehicles over or use a hands-free device when talking on cell phones.
www-rucker.army.mil   (535 words)

  
  Fort Rucker, AL • Welcome Statement
Fort Rucker covers about 63,100 acres of southeast Alabama countryside in an area known as the Wiregrass, named for a wild grass peculiar to the region.
Fort Rucker is surrounded by the communities of Daleville, Enterprise, and Ozark, which have strong ties to the post.
Fort Rucker is comprised of the Garrison Command, U.S. Army Aviation Center and School, U.S. Army Safety Center, U.S. Army Warrant Officer Career Center, U.S. Army Aviation Technical Test Center, U.S. Army Air Traffic Services Command, U.S. Army Aeromedical Research Laboratory, U.S. Army Aeromedical Center, and numerous other resident organizations primarily focused on Army Aviation.
www-rucker.army.mil /imarucker/sites/commander/welcome.asp   (340 words)

  
 Fort Rucker Guide - History
Although the land where Fort Rucker now stands was sparsely populated, it was claimed by Native Americans known as Creeks, most of whom were peoples of the Muskogee linguistic branch.
In the resultant Treaty of Fort Jackson, all Creek territory in central and south Alabama and South Georgia was ceded to the United States.
Camp Rucker was inactive from March 1946 until August 1950, between WWII and the Korean conflict.
www.united-publishers.com /rucker/history.html   (3520 words)

  
 Fort Rucker News
Fort Rucker officials are proactively seeking ways to assist surrounding communities with future development plans.
Fort Rucker senior leaders and officials, local mayors and community members assembled at the new game warden building beside Outdoor Recreation at Lake Tholocco West Beach Dec.
Fort Rucker firefighters in full gear dashed up stairs carrying bundles of hoses, simulated breaking into a roof, hurried around cones, sprayed a fire hose target and pulled a fallen comrade to safety at the...
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 Fort Rucker
Fort Rucker is approximately 80 miles south of Montgomery and 20 miles northwest of Dothan.
Fort Rucker is located in the southeast corner of lower Alabama.
Fort Rucker supports a daytime population of about 14,000, including about 5,100 service members, 6,400 civilian and contract employees, and 3,200 military family members residing on post.
www.globalsecurity.org /military/facility/fort-rucker.htm   (1497 words)

  
 Fort Rucker - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Fort Rucker is a U.S. Army post located mostly in Dale County, Alabama.
Fort Rucker is often referred to as "Mother Rucker", both as an insulting pseudo-homonym, and in deference to the birth of an Army Aviator's career and his or her constant return to the Post for continued training and responsibility throughout their career.
Fort Rucker (situated on 35,000 acres of sub-marginal farmland, and formerly a wildlife refuge) was opened May 1, 1942 as "Camp Rucker".
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 Fort Rucker Opportunities   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Fort Rucker - located in Southeast Alabama, is the Home of Army Aviation.
Most of the countryside is rolling and wooded with an abundance of lakes and streams and close proximity to the Gulf Coast beaches, making this a great area for those who enjoy outdoor activities of all kinds.
Fort Rucker is about 80 miles south of Montgomery, 20 miles northwest of Dothan and the communities of Enterprise, Daleville and Ozark are immediately surrounding the post to the west, south and east, respectively.
www.picernemilitaryhousing.com /index.php?pid=31   (139 words)

  
 U.S. Army Aviation Warfighting Center and Fort Rucker
Fort Rucker became Army Aviation’s centerpiece when flight training was consolidated here in 1973.
Fort Rucker instructors teach U.S. and foreign aviators everything from initial rotary-wing courses to advanced courses in aviation safety.
In an effort to provide the Fort Rucker Community with timely information on upcoming programs and services, we present the Fort Rucker Town Hall Meeting for November.
www-rucker.army.mil /.   (358 words)

  
 WTVY | Fort Rucker Layoffs
About 100 civilian employees at Fort Rucker are temporarily out of work after being told on Monday not to come to work.
A Fort Rucker spokesperson says this issue is part of the nation's effort against global terrorism.
And at Fort Rucker, this is the easiest solution to this year's budgeting issues.
www.wtvynews4.com /home/headlines/1771182.html   (212 words)

  
 Sustainable Fort Rucker   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
All personnel on Fort Rucker may dispose of depleted printer or toner cartridges at the HMCC even if you did not obtain it originally from the HMCC.
When storage space constraints at Fort Rucker make it difficult to store used fluorescent lamps in their original form, a technician may sometimes feed the lights into a crushing machine which is also sent to a recycling facility.
The Fort Rucker Commissary and AAFES facilities are baling and recycling cardboard at their facilities.
www.fortrucker-env.com /programs.aspx?cur=40   (1299 words)

  
 moving to fort rucker - Alabama - City-Data Forum
We are moving to fort rucker in Sept and I would like to live in Orzark.
My biggest desire in life was to graduate high school and head streight for Fort Rucker, but due to an nerological problem I was unable to pass my physical.
If you like the beach, then Fort Rucker might be something to consider as you would be two hours away from the Gulf of Mexico via Panama City Beach or Destin.
www.city-data.com /forum/alabama/8295-moving-fort-rucker.html#post87291   (817 words)

  
 Fort Rucker Stagefields
Basefields and stagefields were added to Fort Rucker holdings as the years passed to support aviation training practices.
He served at Fort Rucker until June 1963, when he was assigned to the U.S. Army Arctic Test Center.
Hunt Stagefield - William P. Hunt, Jr., enlisted in the Army on 1 July 1939 and served in a field artillery battery at Fort Monroe, VA. He was discharged to become a Cadet at West Point on 28 June 1940 and was commissioned a 2d lieutenant in the Regular Army on 1 June 1943.
www.globalsecurity.org /military/facility/fort-rucker-stage.htm   (1741 words)

  
 Apartments for Rent in Fort Rucker, Alabama
Our apartment guide is the best resource to find apartments in Fort Rucker, AL area including: Ashford, Dothan, Midland City, Ozark, Daleville and Enterprise, Ft. Rucker area of Alabama.
Deciding where to live when moving to Fort Rucker can be an unnerving task, especially when the options are as many and as varied as in the Fort Rucker area.
Half the fun of moving into a new apartment in the Fort Rucker area is decorating your space.
www.bestapartmentsinfortrucker.com   (399 words)

  
 EOCC-Fort Rucker Site
Registration can be completed at either the Ft. Rucker Campus or the main campus in Enterprise for all classes.
Stevens, the Ft. Rucker academic counselor is available on Tuesday, 7:30 a.m.
Ft. Rucker has Youth College in the Summer for children going into the 3rd through the 8th grades.
www.eocc.edu /fortrucker/index.htm   (200 words)

  
 Fort Rucker enters into Residential Communities Initiative
E.J. Sinclair, commanding general, U.S. Army Aviation Center and Fort Rucker, as he stood before the crowd of Soldiers, family members and friends of Fort Rucker assembled at 29 Baker Street.
Picerne Military Housing President and Chief Executive Officer John G. Picerne built upon earlier comments, asserting that as is the case in the company’s partnerships at Fort Meade, Md., Fort Bragg, N.C., and Fort Polk, La., the involvement of an installation’s neighbors is key to the RCI program.
After the ceremony, all guests were invited to take a tour of present-day housing at Fort Rucker — represented by the unoccupied residence at 29 Baker Street — and view the proposed plans for the new homes, neighborhoods and neighborhood centers to begin construction next summer.
www4.army.mil /ocpa/read.php?story_id_key=7297   (614 words)

  
 Fort Rucker Accident Lawyer: Free Legal Services in Alabama (AL)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Accident victims in Fort Rucker may be able to get financial compensation for their injuries, pain, and suffering with the assistance of an accident lawyer.
People who have been injured in auto accidents, construction accidents, slip and falls, work accidents, and other types of mishaps resulting in injuries may be helped by Weitz and Luxenberg's legal services.
Please be advised that Weitz and Luxenberg may not be able to represent all lawsuits in all regions of Alabama due to state and national statutes.
www.weitzlux.com /alabama/fortruckeraccidentlawyer_241481.html   (434 words)

  
 Fort Rucker singles - Fort Rucker dating - Fort Rucker personals   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
We are a Fort Rucker personals site making your online dating experience the best.
If you're want to search outside Fort Rucker, Alabama click the appropriate state and the appropriate city you live in.
We have several examples of Match.com successes in your very own Fort Rucker, Alabama.
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 Daleville, Alabama hotel near Fort Rucker - Econo Lodge Inn and Suites 36322, AL077
Fort Rucker is ideally located just two miles from Fort Rucker.
Many amenities are provided by the Econo Lodge Inn and Suites Fort Rucker like free continental breakfast, free coffee, free high-speed Internet access in all rooms and wireless high-speed Internet access in the lobby and breakfast area.
The next time your travels bring you to the Daleville and Fort Rucker areas, our staff at the Econo Lodge Inn and Suites Fort Rucker would be delighted to accommodate your lodging needs with professional service and affordable rates.
www.choicehotels.com /ires/efriend/html/HotelInfo?hotel=AL077   (310 words)

  
 Fort Rucker Guide
Contents of the unofficial guidebook are not necessarily official views of, or endorsed by, the U.S. Government, Department of Defense, Department of the Army, or the Fort Rucker Public Affairs Office.
If a violation or rejection of this equal opportunity policy by an advertiser is confirmed, the printer shall refuse to print advertising from that source until the violation is corrected.
All editorial content of this unofficial guidebook is prepared, edited, provided and approved by the Public Affairs Office of Fort Rucker.
www.united-publishers.com /rucker/index.html   (189 words)

  
 Military Community Youth Ministries | Fort Rucker (AL)
Prior to heading up Youth ministry at Fort Rucker, Zane volunteered with Youth and Childrens Ministries while stationed with the Air Force at Kadena Airbase in Okinawa, Japan from 1990-95.
As they raised support the Biddles also prepared to raise their first child, Jackson, who was not yet 5 months old when the family arrived on Fort Rucker in September 2004.
Youth ministry at Fort Rucker continues to move from a mainly inreach focused Chapel Youth program toward a more balanced Club ministry format of outreach and intentionally structured relational ministry programs.
www.mcym.org /page.asp?id=51&name=Fort+Rucker+(AL)   (415 words)

  
 Alabama Aerospace Advantages - Fort Rucker & Army Aviation Training Center   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Located 80 miles south of Montgomery, Alabama, near the communities of Enterprise, Ozark and Daleville respectively, Fort Rucker hosts a variety of aviation related activities.
The Aviation Training Brigade conducts the five phases of flight training at Fort Rucker.
The initial entry flight training is 34 weeks and takes the would-be aviator from pre-flight instruction to the combat skills/dual track phase on to the final phase that is a two week professional development course that provides the students with basic leadership skills needed to function effectively in a unit.
aerospace.state.al.us /acasi/fortrucker.htm   (316 words)

  
 WTVY | Fort Rucker Contract Bids   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Bids are being accepted for five Fort Rucker Army airfields that could soon be under contract.
At Fort Rucker's Daleville gate right after lunchtime, cars line up waiting to pass the checkpoint to get inside, but the lines may only get longer because Fort Rucker is looking to fill jobs for its airfield services and flight operations dispatch.
There are 69 positions to be filled that will add to the more than 5,000 contracted civilians working on Fort Rucker at this time.
www.wtvynews4.com /news/headlines/3432156.html   (265 words)

  
 AirNav: KHEY - Hanchey Army Heliport (Fort Rucker)
In this space we feature lodging establishments that are convenient to the Hanchey Army Heliport (Fort Rucker).
If your hotel/inn/B&B/resort is near the Hanchey Army Heliport (Fort Rucker), provides convenient transportation, or is otherwise attractive to pilots, flight crews, and airport users, consider listing it here.
Distances are approximate, and may vary depending on the actual route traveled and the location of the travel start on the airport.
www.airnav.com /airport/KHEY   (391 words)

  
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After completing Primary helicopter school at Fort Wolters, now we go to the Advance Helicopter Training portion.
The Rotary Wing training at Rucker began in the Department of Rotary Wing Training.
Night time was scary, it was easy to get lost west of Fort Rucker, very few lights and very little instrument navigation.
www.armyflightschool.org /rucker.htm   (721 words)

  
 NWS radar image from Fort Rucker, AL
NWS radar image from Fort Rucker, AL weather.gov
Radar Precip Est From 05:02 AM CDT Fri Jun 01 2007
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE: for Safety, for Work, for Fun - FOR LIFE
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 Fort Rucker Alabama AL Hotels, Motels and Area Attractions
Fort Rucker Alabama AL Hotels, Motels and Area Attractions
Attractions Within 20 Miles Of Center City Fort Rucker.
We'll provide a list of all the nearby hotels, and their distance from the attraction.
www.metrotravelguide.com /hotels/Fort_Rucker/AL/USA   (160 words)

  
 Fort Rucker Elementary Homepage   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Email us we would love to help you.
We at Ft. Rucker Schools believe that children in our schools are our highest priority.
We promote a cooperative partnership among students, parents, community, and staff.
www.am.dodea.edu /rucker/Elementary   (59 words)

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