RANGE WARNING ORDER: During the period Monday through June 18, 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 18. 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 29: FORSCOM Range 66C/2: 319/MI Range 66C/3: 127/ENG Wednesday
Range 29: 113/SUST Range 66C/2: 1/505PIR Range 66C/3: 127/ENG Thursday
Range 29: 113/SUST
Range 66C/1: 1/505PIR
Range 66C/2: 1/504PIR
Range 28: G3/82D Range 31: 1/508PIR Range 31A: 1/319FA Range 31B: 188/BSB Range 59: 3D/SFG Tuesday
Range 28: 9/MISB Ragne 31: 3/1SWTG Range 31A: FORSCOM Range 31B: FORSCOM Range 50: 3D/SFG Range 50A: 9/MISB Range 50B: 3/3SFG Range 52: 1/319FA Wednesday
Range 28: 3D/SFG Range 31: 3/1SWTG Range 31A: 1/505PIR Range 31B: 113/SUST Range 41: G3/82D Range 50: 3D/SFG Range 50A: 9/MISB Range 50B: 82D/STB Range 52: 2/505PIR Range 58: WAMC Range 59: 257/MED Thursday
Range 28: 9MISB Range 31: 3/1SWTG Range 31A: 1/505PIR Range 31B: 113/SUST Range 41: G3/82D Range 50: 3D/SFG Range 50A: 9/MISB Range 50B: 82D/STB Range 52: 2/505PIR Range 58: 82/BSB Range 58: SWTG Sept. 27
Range 28: 3MISB
Range 31: 3/27FAR
Range 31A: 28CSH
Range 31B: 18W
Range 41: 3MISB
Range 33: USASOC Range 43: G3/82D Range 57: 122/AVN Tuesday
Range 33: FORSCOM Range 34: 1/508PIR Range 43: G3/82D Wednesday
Range 33: 5/73CAV Range 43: 5/73CAV Range 43: G3/82D Range 56: 264/CSSB Range 57: 264/CSSB Thursday
Range 33: 1/505PIR
Range 34: 188/BSB
Range 53: 122/AVN Range 66B: 1/505PIR Tuesday
Range 53: 407/BSB Range 66B: 1/505PIR Wednesday
Range 53: 188/BSB Range 66B: 113/SUST Thursday
Range 53: 189/CSSB
Range 66B: 113/SUST
Range 54: 122/AVN Range 66A: 3/82D Tuesday
Range 54: 1/3SFG Range 66A: 3/82D Wednesday
Range 54: 2/505PIR Range 66A: 113/SUST Thursday
Range 54: 1BCT Range 66A: 113/SUST