Redstone Arsenal


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Redstone Arsenal,

U.S. rocket research and development center, 38,781 acres (15,694 hectares), N Ala., W of Huntsville; est. 1941. One of the state's largest industrial enterprises, it includes the Army Missile Command, responsible for the army's rocket and guided missile program; the Army Missile and Munitions Center and School; the National Aeronautics and Space AdministrationNational Aeronautics and Space Administration
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's George C. Marshall Space Flight Center which researches and develops large boosters for space vehicles; and several private contractors.
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* US Army Security Assistance Command at Redstone Arsenal, AL
It is also testament to what the Army can accomplish by working with industry stakeholders such as SunPower, local officials, and other partners such as the U.S Army Corps of Engineers and Redstone Arsenal.'
USASAC was located at Fort Belvoir until September 2009, when it became the first flag-level command to move to Redstone Arsenal, a full two years ahead of the BRAC schedule.
soldier from Huntsville who works and trains frequently on Redstone Arsenal, is happy to see the arsenal attract business for Huntsville.
The Raytheon-Lockheed Martin Block I Javelin (the latest version ordered) missile recently underwent a series of qualification flight tests at Redstone Arsenal in Huntsville, Alabama.
John Sparkman brought a band of German rocket scientists to Redstone Arsenal to develop rockets for the U.S.
Things may be different for Huntsville, Ala., which is hoping that its Redstone Arsenal may gain more than 1,655 jobs as the Defense Department reshuffles its personnel deck.
The US Army Aviation and Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, AL, is the contracting activity to Thales-Raytheon Systems.
The contract was awarded on June 4 by the Acquisition Center of the US Army Aviation and Missile Command and the Close Combat Weapons Systems project office, Program Executive Office for Tactical Missiles at Redstone Arsenal, Huntsville, AL.
The annual benefit golf tournament, in memory of ASMC member Pepper Takayama, was held this year at the Redstone Arsenal Golf Course.
Army Aviation and Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala., is the contracting activity (DAAH-03-D-0029).
Army's Aviation and Missile Research, Development, and Engineering Center at Redstone Arsenal in Huntsville, Ala., develops missile systems that are mounted on ground vehicles and helicopters used by the Army.