RANGE WARNING ORDER: During the period Monday through June 11, units on Fort Bragg will be conducting small arms and high explosives firing in the Fort Bragg range areas. All personnel are warned against entering any danger or impact area without specific approval from the Installation Range Officer. The Fort Bragg range area is not considered an “open range.” Entry into or use of fixed ranges, observation posts, training facilities, or areas other than designated recreational areas Manchester, Plank or King Roads must be approved by the Installation Range Officer. The below schedule is subject to change without notice to the public. Additions and/or deletions occur frequently.
MANCHESTER IMPACT AREA – 12:01 p.m. to midnight daily; small arms.
MACRIDGE IMPACT AREA – 12:01 p.m. to midnight daily; demolitions, mortars, small arms, 40mm GL (M203), 40mm MG (MK19), and MICLIC Rocket (Inert).
COLEMAN IMPACT AREA – 12:01 p.m. to midnight daily; mortars, artillery, demolitions, small arms, .50 Cal MG, 40mm GL (M203, MK19), Helicopter with .50 Caliber MG and Helicopter with 7.62mm machine gun.
MCPHERSON IMPACT AREA – 12:01 p.m. to midnight daily; small arms, demolition, artillery, mortars, Jet Aircraft w/MK82, BDU33, MK76, 20 and 30mm gun.
Units are reminded that personnel performing range officer-in-charge or range safety officer duties at Fort Bragg must be certified in accordance with Fort Bragg Regulation 350-6. This certification is good for two years. The Range OIC/RSO certification course is now conducted by instructors at Brigade level major subordinate commands on Fort Bragg. Range Control gives classes quarterly for those personnel being trained as instructors. For quotas and information concerning the Range OIC and RSO course at Fort Bragg, contact unit S-3.
XVIII Airborne Corps and Fort Bragg Regulation 350-6, Installation Range Regulation, was revised and the current regulation is dated March 1, 2014. Please refer to chapter 3 for the latest information about Red-Cockaded Woodpecker colonies and possible restrictions.
Below is the weekly range schedule that indicates the units that will be using the known distance ranges during the period Monday through June 11. Commanders with a few individuals who need to fire may coordinate with the using unit to add firers to that unit’s range.
Point of contact is Range Control Branch at 432-2900/6772.
Range 66C/1: 2/508PIR Range 66C/2: 3D/SFG Range 66C/3: 5/72ADA Wednesday
Range 66C/1: 5/MISB Range 66C/2: 3D/SFG Range 66C/3: 1/7ADA Thursday
Range 66C/1: 9/MISB
Range 66C/2: 3D/SFG
Range 66C/4: 1/17CAV
Range 31A: 122D/AVN Range 31B: 1/505PIR Range 41: G3/82D Range 50A: 1/505PIR Range 50B: 1/505PIR Range 52: XVIII Tuesday
Range 31: 7th/MISB Range 31B: 3D/SFG Range 41: G3/82D Range 50: 2/508PIR Range 50A: 2/505PIR Range 50B: 1/505PIR Range 52: 50th/SIG Range 59: 9/MISB Wednesday
Range 28: SWTG Range 31: 1/505PIR Range 31A: FORSCOM Range 31B: 3D/SFG Range 41: G3/82D Range 50: 2/508PIR Range 50A: 108th/ADA Range 50B: 519/MI Range 52: 1/17CAV Range 58: 2/319FA Range 59: SWTG Thursday
Range 28: SWTG
Range 31: 1/505PIR
Range 31A: FORSCOM
Range 31B: 3D/SFG
Range 41: G3/82D
Range 50: 2/508PIR
Range 50A: 7th/ADA
Range 50B: 307/BEB
Range 58: 98th/CA
Range 59: 519th/MI
Range 55: XVIII Range 56: 1/505PIR Range 57: 122D/AVN Tuesday
Range 43: G3/82D Range 55: 189/CSSB Rnage 56: 1/505PIR Range 57: 50th/SIG Wednesday
Range 43: G3/82D Range 55: 5/MISB Range 56: 1/505PIR Range 57: SWTG Thursday
Range 43: G3/82D Range 56: 1/505PIR Range 57: 1/505PIR M60/SAW ZERO
Range 53: 2/508PIR Range 66B: 1/7ADA Tuesday Range 53: 2/508PIR Range 66B: 1/508PIR Wednesday
Range 66B: 264/CSSB Thursday
Range 53: 112/SIG
Range 54: XVIII Tuesday
Range 66A: 307/BEB Wednesday
Range 66A: 307/BEB Thursday
Range 66A: 307/BEB