RANGE WARNING ORDER: During the period Monday through Dec. 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 Dec. 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 66C/1: FORSCOM Range 66C/2: 2/325AIR Tuesday
Range 66C/1: 3/321FAR Range 66C/2: 2/325AIR Wednesday
Range 66C/1: 3/321FAR Range 66C/2: 2/325AIR Thursday
Range 66C/2: 2/325AIR
Range 28: 16/MP Range 31: 2/325AIR Range 31A: 503/MPBN Range 31B: HHB/82D Range 41: FORSCOM Range 50: FORSCOM Range 50A: FORSCOM Range 50B: 525/MI Range 59: 91/CA Tuesday
Range 28: 16/MP Range 31: 2/325AIR Range 31A: 503/MPBN Range 31B: 3/BCT Range 41: G3/82D Range 50: 525/MI Range 50A: 307/BEB Range 50B: 3/3SFG Range 59: 91/CA Wednesday
Range 28: 16/MP Range 31: 2/325AIR Range 31B: 4/3SFG Range 41: G3/82D Range 50: 525/MI Range 50A: 307/BEB Range 50B: 3/3SFG Range 59: 3/82GSAB Thursday
Range 28: 3/3SFG
Range 31: 2/325AIR
Range 31A: 18/FIRES
Range 41: G3/82D
Range 50A: 307/BEB
Range 50B: 97/CA
Range 59: 3/82GSAB
Range 33: HHB/82D Range 34: 2/325AIR Range 57: FORSCOM Tuesday
Range 33: G3/82D Range 34: 192/ORD Range 57: 525/MI Wednesday
Range 33: G3/82D Range 34: 192/ORD Range 57: 525/MI Thursday
Range 33: G3/82D
Range 34: 192/ORD
Range 57: 2/325AIR
Range 66B: 4/1SWTG Tuesday
Range 66B: 4/1SWTG Wednesday
Range 66B: 4/1SWTG Thursday
Range 66B: 4/1SWTG
Range 66A: 189/CSSB Tuesday
Range 66A: 189/CSSB Wednesday
Range 66A: 4/1SWTG