RANGE WARNING ORDER: During the period Monday through Dec. 3, 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 Dec. 3. 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: 3/82GSAB Range 66C.2: 3/82GSAB Tuesday
Range 29: 319/MI Range 66C/1: 1/319FA Range 66C/2: 407/BSB Wednesday
Range 66C/1: 1/7ADA Range 66C/2: HHB/DIV Thursday
Range 29: 2/508PIR
Range 66C/1: 1/505PIR
Range 28: 1/325AIR Range 31A: 18/ASOG Range 41: G3/82D Range 50A: 307/ENG Range 52: 1/325AIR Range 58: 1/319FA Range 59: 50/SIG Tuesday
Range 28: 1/325AIR Range 31: 2/508PIR Range 31A: 18/ASOG Range 41: G3/82D Range 50: 249/ENG Range 50A: 27/ENG Range 50B: 2/508PIR Range 52: 1/325AIR Wednesday
Range 31A: 519/MI Range 31A: 18/ASOG Range 41: G3/82D Range 50: 1/1SWTG Range 50A: 1/1SWTG Range 50B: 1/1SWTG Range 52: 1/325AIR Range 58: 1/3SFG Range 59: 2/508PIR Thursday
Range 28: 2/508PIR
Range 41: G3/82D
Range 50: 1/1SWTG
Range 50A: 1/1SWTG
Range 50B: 1/1SWTG
Range 52: 1/325AIR
Range 58: 519/MI
Range 59: 2/508PIR
Range 33: 50/SIG Range 34: 1/325AIR Range 55: 1/319FA Range 56: 307/ENG Range 57: 1/325AIR Tuesday
Range 33: G3/82D Range 34: 2/508PIR Range 55: 2/BCT Wednesday
Range 33: G3/82D Range 34: 1/325AIR Range 55: 2/BCT Range 56: 37/ENG Range 57: 1/325AIR Thursday
Range 33: G3/82D
Range 34: 1/325AIR
Range 55: 1/325AIR
Range 30: 1/73CAV Range 53: 3/4ADAR Range 66B: 2/508PIR Tuesday
Range 30: 1/73CAV Range 53: 3/4ADAR Range 66B: 2/508PIR Wednesday
Range 30: 1/73CAV Range 53: 1/505PIR Range 66B: 2/508PIR Thursday
Range 30: 1/73CAV
Range 53: 1/319FA
Range 31B: 18/ASOG Range 66A: 2/508PIR Tuesday
Range 31B: 18/ASOG Range 66A: 2/508PIR Wednesday
Range 31B: 18/ASOG Range 54: 1/505PIR Range 66A: 2/508PIR Thursday
Range 31B: 18/ASOG Range 54: 3/SFAUC Range 66A: 1/505PIR