When does Armored Warfare beta start?

Many fans are waiting for Armored Warfare. First announced over a year ago armor enthusiasts, World of Tanks players, and game lovers alike have been trying to get into the closed alpha. With an initial projection of beta beginning in the first quarter of 2015 (so January-March, 2015) some fans were disappointed the closed beta did not start. However, with a post about what to expect going forward, the Armored Warfare team has started the expectation train chugging faster. Highlights: