RANGE WARNING ORDER: During the period Monday through July 24, 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 24. 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: 16 MP Range 66C/2: 3/82GSAB Thursday
Range 66C/1: 16MP
Range 66C/2: 3/82GSAB
Range 28: 3D/SFG Range 31A: 1/504PIR Tuesday
Range 28: 3D/SFG Range 31A: DIVARTY Range 31B: 192D/ORD Range 41: G3/82D Range 50A: 1/504PIR Range 50B: 407/BSB Range 52: 3/27FAR Wednesday
Range 28: 261/ASMB Range 31A: DIVARTY Range 31B: 192D/ORD Range 41: G3/82D Range 50: 95/CA Range 50A: 1/504PIR Range 50B: 407/BSB Range 52: 189/CSSB Range 58: 112/SIG Range 59: 3/27FAR Thursday
Range 28: XVIII
Range 31A: DIVARTY
Range 31B: 18/FIRES
Range 41: G3/82D
Range 50: 3/27FAR
Range 50A: 264/CSSB
Range 50B: 264/CSSB
Range 52: 1/MISB
Range 58: 248/MEB
Range 34: 1/504PIR Range 43: 8/MISB Tuesday
Range 34: DIVARTY Range 43: G3/82D Range 43: 3/27FA Wednesday
Range 34: DIVARTY Range 43: G3/82D Range 55: 112/SIG Thursday
Range 33: DIVARTY
Range 55: 261/ASMB
Range 53: 122D/AVN Range 66B: 319/FA Tuesday
Range 53: 122D/AVN Range 66B: 319/FA Wednesday
Range 53: 122D/AVN Range 66B: 5/MISB Thursday
Range 53: 122D/AVN
Range 66B: 1/504PIR
Range 54: 122D/AVN Range 66A: 528/SUST Tuesday
Range 54: 122D/AVN Range 66A: 3/82GSAB Wednesday
Range 54: 122D/AVN Range 66A: 407/BSB Thursday
Range 54: 122D/AVN Range 66A: 188/BSB