RANGE WARNING ORDER: During the period Monday through July 2, 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 July 2. 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: XXVIII Wednesday
Range 66C/1: XXVIII Range 66C/3: 3D/ESC Thursday
Range 29: XVIII
Range 66C/1: XXVIII
Range 66C/2: 5/MISB
Range 31A: 2/505PIR Range 50B: 3/319FA Tuesday
Range 28: 407BSB Range 31B: G3/82D Range 41: 96/CIV Range 50: 83/CA Range 52: 27/ENG Range 58: 2/505PIR Wednesday
Range 28: 2/505PIR Range 31: 261/ASMB Range 31A: 44/MED Range 31B: 2/505PIR Range 41: G3/82D Range 50: 3/MISB Range 50A: 2/3SFG Range 50B: 407/BSB Range 58: 37/ENG Range 59: 1/3SFG Thursday
Range 28: 407/BSB
Range 31: 261/ASMB
Range 31A: 44/MED
Range 31B: G3./82D
Range 41: G3/82D
Range 50: 6/MISB
Range 50A: 2/3SFG
Range 50B: 407/BSB
Range 58: 2/505PIR
Range 59: 2/505PIR
Range 34: G3/82D Tuesday
Range 34: G3/82D Wednesday
Range 33: 261/ASMB Range 34: 407/BSB Range 43: G3/82D Range 55: 3D/ESC Range 56: 96/CIV Thursday
Range 33: 261/ASMB
Range 34: 407/BSB
Range 43: G3/82D
Range 55: 2/505PIR
Range 56: 2/505PIR
Range 53: HHBN/82D Wednesday
Range 53: 2/505PIR Thursday
Range 53: 2/505PIR
Range 54: 122/AVN Tuesday
Range 54: 3/AVN Wednesday
Range 54: 3/AVN Thursday
Range 54: 3/AVN