|COL. ARTHUR F. HUBER II|
Selected for reassignment as Deputy Director, Aerospace Systems Directorate, Air Force Research Laboratory, Air Force Materiel Command, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio.
Colonel Arthur Huber is the Vice Commander, Aeronautical Systems Center. He assists the ASC Commander and Program Executive Officer for aircraft procurement and modernization in leading the Air Force's center of excellence for the acquisition of aeronautical systems. The center manages more than 556 Air Force, joint and international programs, executes an annual budget of $23 billion, and employs a work force of approximately 10,000 people located at Wright-Patterson AFB and 38 other locations worldwide.
Colonel Huber was commissioned in 1983 as a distinguished graduate of the Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps program after completing studies at the University of Notre Dame. He has held a variety of assignments in the Air Force specializing in air and space testing, tactics development and various areas of systems acquisition and sustainment. Colonel Huber has been assigned as officer aircrew in multiple aircraft systems accruing over 500 flying hours.
1983 Bachelor of Arts degree in government and international relations, University of Notre Dame
1983 Bachelor of Science degree in aerospace engineering, University of Notre Dame
1985 Master of Science degree in aerospace engineering, University of Notre Dame
1990 Graduate, Flight Test Engineer, USAF Test Pilot School, Edwards AFB, Calif.
1997 Graduate Advanced Program Manager Course, DSMC, Ft Belvoir, Va.
2001 Master of Strategic Studies, Air War College, Maxwell AFB, Ala.
2006 Graduate Joint Professional Military Education Phase II, JFSC, Norfolk, Va.
1. June 1985 - June 1989, Technology plans officer, program manager, then executive officer, Air Force Space Technology Center, Kirtland AFB, N.M.
2. July 1989 - June 1990, student, USAF Test Pilot School, Edwards AFB, Calif.
3. July 1990 - July 1994, air-to-air missile test engineer then Branch Chief, 46th Test Wing, Eglin AFB, Fla.
4. August 1994 - June 1995, Air Force Fellow, RAND Corporation, Santa Monica, Calif.
5. July 1995 - July 1998, electronic warfare then air-to-air weapons program element monitor, Assistant Secretary of the Air Force (Acquisition), Pentagon, Washington D.C.
6. August 1998 - July 2000, Commander, 413th Flight Test Squadron, Edwards AFB, Calif.
7. July 2000 - June 2001, Student, Air War College, Maxwell AFB, Ala.
8. July 2001 - July 2003, Deputy Commander, 595th Space Group, Schriever AFB, Colo.
9. August 2003 - December 2006, Commander, 542d Combat Sustainment Group, Warner Robins Air Logistics Center, Robins AFB, Ga.
10. December 2006 - July 2009, Commander, Arnold Engineering Development Center, Arnold AFB, Tenn.
11. July 2009 - March 2010, Commander, 312th Aeronautical Systems Wing, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio.
12. March 2010 - present, Vice Commander, Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio..
Rating: Non-rated senior officer aircrew
Flight hours: Over 400 in high-performance aircraft; 100 in cargo and light aircraft Aircraft flown: F-4, F-15, F-16, T-38 (among others)
MAJOR AWARDS AND DECORATIONS:
Legion of Merit
Meritorious Service Medal with four oak leaf clusters
Aerial Achievement Medal
Air Force Achievement Medal with two oak leaf clusters
National Defense Service Medal with star device
Global War on Terrorism Service Medal
EFFECTIVE DATES OF PROMOTION:
Second Lieutenant: May 14, 1983
First Lieutenant: June 3, 1985
Captain: June 3, 1987
Major: March 1, 1994
Lieutenant Colonel: September 1, 1998
Colonel: May 1, 2004
(Current as of July 2012)