RANGE WARNING ORDER: During the period Monday through Sept. 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 27. 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/2: 92D/CA Range 66C/3: 92D/CA Tuesday
Range 66C/2: XVIII Wednesday
Range 66C/2: 3/4ADAR Thursday
Range 66C/2: 503/MPBN
Range 31A: 18/ASOG Range 41: SWTG Range 50A: 2/504PIR Range 50B: 82D/CAB Range 59: WAMC Tuesday
Range 31: 3D/SFG Range 50: 92D/CA Range 50A: 2/504PIR Range 50B: 82D/CAB Range 59: 257/MED Wednesday
Range 31: 4/MISG Range 31B: 18/ASOG Range 41: G3/82D Range 50: 189/CSSB Range 50A: 2/504PIR Range 50B: 3D/SFG Range 58: SWTG Range 59: 503/MPBN Thursday
Range 31: 3D/SFG
Range 31A: 18/ASOG
Range 31B: 6/MISB
Range 41: G3/82D
Range 50: 28/CSH
Range 50A: 2/504PIR
Range 50B: 5/MISB
Range 58: SWTG
Range 59: 1/3SFG
Range 33: 1/3SFG Range 34: 8/MISB Range 43: SWTG Range 57: 2/504PIR Tuesday
Range 43: G3/82D Range 57: 2/504PIR Wednesday
Range 33: 7/MISB Range 34: 3/319FA Range 43: G3/82D Range 57: 2/504PIR Thursday
Range 33: 189/CSSB
Range 34: 3/319FA
Range 55: G3/82D
Range 57: 2/504PIR
Range 53: 4/1SWTG
Range 66B: 92D/CA
Range 66A: 122D/AVN Tuesday
Range 66A; 189/CSSB Wednesday
Range 66A: 307/BSB Thursday
Range 66A: 92D/CA