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  • AMC recognizes Reasnor with Dellamonica Award


    Gary Reasnor, civilian deputy, McAlester Army Ammunition Plant, receives the Louis Dellamonica Award from Gen. Gustave F. Perna, commander, U.S. Army Materiel Command, at Rock Island Arsenal, Ill., Sept. 6. The Dellamonica Award recognizes outstanding contributions to AMC's mission and overarching goals and objectives. (Photo courtesy of Joint Munitions Command)

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  • Ammo plant, explosives experts host Army safety director


    Jerry Lovell, bomb and mines supervisor, talks to Brig. Gen. David Francis, commanding general, U.S. Army Combat Readiness Center, and director of Army Safety at Fort Rucker, Alabama, about the preparation of conventional bombs before giving him a guided tour of the facility at McAlester Army Ammunition Plant, Okla., Aug. 21. (Photo Credit: Kevin Jackson, AMC)

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  • Retired chief enters Military Firefighter's Hall of Fame


    Don Capps (center), retired fire chief from McAlester Army Ammunition Plant, Oklahoma, received a certificate inducting him into the Military Firefighter Heritage Foundation Hall of Fame during a ceremony at the Fort Concho Veterans of Foreign Wars Hall in San Angelo, Texas, May 13, 2017. The certificate was presented to him by Mike Robertson (left), president/executive director of the MFHF, and Col. Dean Hartman (right) from the U.S. Air Force Civil Engineer Center. (Courtesy photo by Kurt Hoffmaster)

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  • Air Force ‘weaponeers’ observe munitions production


    Senior Master Sgt. Derrick Phillips (left) and Senior Master Sgt. Jeffery Weaver from the Arkansas Air National Guard’s 153rd Intelligence Squadron (Targeting), 188th Wing, from Ebbing Air National Guard Base, Fort Smith, Arkansas, check out the explosive mix that is curing in an MK 84 2,000-pound general purpose bomb during a visit to McAlester Army Ammunition Plant, Oklahoma, July 26. (U.S. Army photo by Kevin Jackson)

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  • Oklahoma ammo plant gets new commander


    Col. Sean M. Herron (right) passes the colors of McAlester Army Ammunition Plant, Okla., to Brig. Gen. Richard B. Dix (left), commanding general, Joint Munitions Command, relinquishing command of the ammunition production facility, June 21. Col. Joseph D. Blanding (center) assumed command of MCAAP. (U.S. Army photo by Jared West)

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  • Flashover training improves department’s capabilities, readiness


    Shift B of the McAlester Army Ammunition Plant, Okla., Fire and Emergency Services team pose for a photograph with Col. Sean M. Herron (standing fourth from left), former MCAAP commander, following flashover training, May 18. Herron participated in the training and has been working toward Fire Fighter I Certification to better understand that dangers and capabilities of the MCAAP Fire and Emergency Services team. Herron relinquished command to Col. Joseph D. Blanding on June 21. (Photo by Paul Rogers)

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McAlester Army Ammunition Plant Awards



2017 – Gen. William G. T. Tuttle, Jr. USA (Ret.) Award for Business Acumen in Defense and Government from the Institute for Defense and Business, Chapel Hill, N.C.

2017 – Reader’s Choice Award as the Best Large Employer from the McAlester News-Capital.

2016 – External Support Team of the Year Award from the Armament Directorate, U.S. Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Eglin AFB, Fla.

2016 – Support Team of the Year Award from the Direct Attack Division, Armament Directorate, Hill AFB, Utah.

2014 – Department of the Army Superior Unit Award for the period of 1 October 2011 to 30 September 2012 for exceptionally meritorious service in support of Operation Enduring Freedom (Afghanistan) and Operation New Dawn (Iraq).

2013 – Environmental Award for Natural Resources Conservation on a Large Installation from U.S. Army Materiel Command.

2012 – External Support Team of the Year Award from the Armament Directorate, U.S. Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Eglin AFB, Fla.

2012 – Reader’s Choice Award as the Best Large Employer from the McAlester News-Capital.

2011 – 16th Annual William J. Perry Award from the Precision Strike Association. The award is named for the former Secretary of Defense from 1994-1997.

2011 – Large Business of the Year Award from the McAlester Chamber of Commerce.