1st Battalion, 14th Aviation Regiment has the primary mission of training 10 programs of instruction for the U.S. Army Aviation Center of Excellence. The unit is directly responsible for training, certifying and producing all AH-64D/E undergraduate Flight School XXI aviators and all graduate aviators, particularly instructor pilots and maintenance test pilots for both advanced airframes.
1-14th AR provides students with a rigorous program of instruction that includes basic aircraft systems, responses to emergency procedures, both basic and combat flight maneuvers, night vision systems qualification and basic aerial gunnery qualification. All tasks and subjects are trained in day, night, and night systems, and provide the United States and its foreign allies with highly trained combat aviators and junior leaders that are developed to exercise basic aviation leadership, maturity, judgment and decision making in their next operational assignment.
Our motto is “Versatility.”
Commander, 1-14th Aviation Regiment
Lt. Col. Brian Haas is from Venturia, North Dakota. He graduated from the University of North Dakota in May of 2004 with a Bachelor of Science commercial aviation – rotorcraft with a Military Science minor. He later earned his Master of Science degree from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University with specialties in Aviation Operations and Human Factors.
In November of 2005, he graduated flight school qualified in the AH-64D and was subsequently assigned to B Company... READ MORE
Command Sgt. Major, 1-14th Aviation Regiment
Command Sgt. Maj. Luis M. Bultron was born in Carolina, Puerto Rico. He joined the U.S. Army on Aug. 30, 2000, and attended Basic Combat Training at Fort Jackson, South Carolina. Upon completion of his Basic Training, he attended advanced training at Fort Eustis, Virginia, and was awarded the MOS of 15R, AH-64 Attack Helicopter Repairer. Bultron has held several leadership positions and served in a multitude of organizations. He served as section sergeant in Charlie Co., 1-2nd Aviation Regiment Camp Page, Korea... READ MORE