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THE COMBAT TRAINING SCHOOL

 

Brig. Gen. Jason Hinds, U.S. Air Forces in Europe-Air Forces Africa Deputy Director of Operations, Strategic Deterrence and Nuclear Integration, participates in the European Test Bed alongside an A38 training officer, Einsiedlerhof Air Station, April 15, 2021. ETB is an experimentation venue where the US and NATO can evaluate new concepts and defensive strategies to defend Europe from air and missile attacks. (U.S. Air Force photo by 1st Lt. Hannah Durbin)
BMD planners brief Lieutenant General Pascal Delerce, Deputy Commander Allied Air Command, on defense plans during the European Air and Missile Defense Exercise. (Photo Courtesy of the Combat Training School)
Col. William Hill, U.S. Air Forces in Europe-Air Forces Africa Cyberspace Forces director, discusses the European Test Bed exercise with U.S. Navy Lt. Logan Wilk, Combined Task Force-64 European Ballistic Missile Defense Lead at Einsiedlerhof Air Station, April 15, 2021. ETB is an experimentation venue where the US and NATO can evaluate new concepts and defensive strategies to defend Europe from air and missile attacks.(U.S. Air Force photo by 1st Lt. Hannah Durbin)
European Test Bed 21-1 participants pose with Lt. Gen. Steven Basham, U.S. Air Forces in Europe-Air Forces Africa deputy commander, before conducting the European Test Bed exercise, Einsiedlerhof Air Station, April 12, 2021. ETB is an experimentation venue where the US and NATO can evaluate new concepts and defensive strategies to defend Europe from air and missile attacks. (U.S. Air Force photo by 1st Lt. Hannah Durbin)
Lt. Gen. Steven Basham, U.S. Air Forces in Europe-Air Forces Africa deputy commander, discusses the European Test Bed exercise specifics before participating with an A38 training officer and Matthew Langley, ballistic missile defense subject matter expert, Einsiedlerhof Air Station, April 12, 2021. ETB is an experimentation venue where the US and NATO can evaluate new concepts and defensive strategies to defend Europe from air and missile attacks. (U.S. Air Force photo by 1st Lt. Hannah Durbin)

MISSION 

Develop joint and coalition IAMD forces through tailored academics, assessments, experimentation, and wargaming in collaboration with key partners. 

 

VISION  
By 2024, equip European and African Senior Leaders with forces trained and educated to win in any multi-domain IAMD conflict.

2021 - 2022 Course Schedule

3AF/CC C-sUAS & Hypersonics training

  • 29 March 2022

IAMD Staff Academic Course

  • 30 March 2022
  • 2 June 2022

Mobile Education & Training in Development

  • ECD Summer 2022

Tailored IAMD Academics available by request

 

 

Provide IAMD Education and Training

  • IAMD Academics
  • Shared Early Warning
  • IAMD Systems – Cyber Considerations
  • Counter Small Unmanned Aerial Systems
  • Hypersonics Overview
  • NATO IAMD Doctrine
  • Tailored training by request

Modeling and Simulation support for academics, briefs, exercises

  • Tailored support by request

Assessments and Analysis Support

  • Dashboard Development
  • Advanced Analytics
  • Exercise Assessments & Lessons Learned

Combat Training School
Unit 3050,
Box 20, APO AE 09021-3050
DSN: 314-478-6150
Commercial: +49 (0) 6371-405-6150

For more information email: 
uawc.md@us.af.mil
 

CTS Leadership

Lt Col Ethan A. Rutell
Commander

Maj Marco Catanese
Director of Operations

MSgt William H. White
Senior Enlisted Leader