RANGE WARNING ORDER: During the period Monday through Sept. 17 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 Sept. 17. 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 28: SWTG/SPT Range 31: WAMC Range 31A: 1/508PIR Range 31B: 1/508PIR Range 50A: 2/504PIR Range 50B: 188/BSB Range 52: 3/4ADAR Tuesday
Range 28: 9/MISB Range 31: 122D/AVN Range 31A: 352/BA Range 31B: 9/MISB Range 41: G3/82D Range 50: 3D/SFG Range 50A: 2/504PIR Range 52: 91/CA Wednesday
Range 31: 96/CA Range 31: HHBN/82D Range 31: XVIII Range 31B: G3/82D Range 50: HHBN/82D Range 50A: 2/504PIR Range 50A: 82D/STB Range 52: 91/CA Thursday
Range 28: 1/3SFG
Range 31: 2/508PIR
Range 31A: 8/MISB
Range 31B: 3/58AOB
Range 41: G3/82D
Range 50: 2/505PIR
Range 50A: 2/505PIR
Range 52: 82D/STB
Range 52: 91/CA
Range 33: WAMC Range 34: 1/508PIR Tuesday
Range 33: 3D/SFG Range 34: 3/3SFG Range 43: G3/82D Range 56: 2/505PIR Wednesday
Range 33: 3D/SFG Range 34: 3/3SFG Range 43: G3/82D Range 55: 2/505PIR Thursday
Range 33: 2/508PIR Range 34: 3/58AOB Range 43: G3/82D Range 55: 2/505PIR Sept. 27
Range 33: 261ASMB
Range 34: 1BSTB
Range 43: 4BSTB
Range 66B: 189/CSSB Tuesday
Range 53: 188/CSSB Range 66B: 27/ENG Wednesday
Range 53: 83/CA Thursday
Range 53: 4/1SWTG
Range 31B: 1/508PIR Range 54: 122D/AVN Tuesday
Range 31B: 9/MISB Range 54: 3/4ADAR Wednesday
Range 31B: XVIII Range 54: 2/505PIR Thursday
Range 31B: 3/58AOB Range 54: 199/BSB