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  • Ammo plant deputy receives distinguished alumnus award


    Eastern Oklahoma State College President Dr. Stephen E. Smith (left) presents the EOSC Distinguished Alumnus Award to Gary Reasnor, civilian deputy, McAlester Army Ammunition Plant, during the 9th Annual Sapphire Ball at EOSC in Wilburton, Okla., on April 7. The other recipient of the EOSC Distinguished Alumnus Award recipient was Army Maj. Gen. (ret.) James E. Chambers. (EOSC courtesy photo by Daniel Walker)

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  • CYS Inspection


    Children from the Child Development Center enjoy a leisurely stroll through the MCAAP housing area in this stock photograph from October 2016. (U.S. Army photo by Kevin Jackson)

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  • Ammo plant visit helps students 'GEAR UP' for future


    Eric Leeper (right), an electronic integrated system mechanic, in the Precision Munitions Division, Ammunition Operations Directorate, at McAlester Army Ammunition Plant, Okla., talks to seniors from McAlester High School participating in Eastern Oklahoma State College's GEAR UP program, about how the TE600 Test Station is used to check FIM-92 Stinger missiles. (Photo by Kevin Jackson)

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  • Ammo plant fire, emergency services turns 'green'


    Firefighters from McAlester Army Ammunition Plant, Okla., prepare to enter vacant military quarters during a mock firefighting exercise at the installation in southeast Oklahoma on March 29. The exercise enabled the U.S. Army Materiel Command to evaluate MCAAP Fire and Emergency Services' ability to respond to a structural fire on the installation. It was one of eight by which FES was evaluated. (Photo by Kevin Jackson)

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  • Ron Dusenberry, an Ammunition Operations Directorate employee


    Ron Dusenberry, an Ammunition Operations Directorate employee at McAlester Army Ammunition Plant, Okla., inspects the renovated supplementary charge of a 105mm artillery round. (U.S. Army photo by Jared West)

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  • Brig. Gen. Heidi J. Hoyle, commanding general, Joint Munitions Command


    Brig. Gen. Heidi J. Hoyle, commanding general, Joint Munitions Command, thanks explosives worker, Chandler James, for her work supporting warfighters during her visit to the M1122 155mm artillery training round production facility at McAlester Army Ammunition, Okla., on March 14. (U.S. Army photo by Kevin Jackson)

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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.