RANGE WARNING ORDER: During the period Monday through Jan. 21, 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 Jan. 21. 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 29: 503/MPBN Range 66C/1: 2/82 AVN Wednesday
Range 29: 525/MI Range 66C/2: 37/ENG Thursday
Range 29: 50/SIG Range 66C/1: 2/82 AVN Friday
Range 29: 50/SIG Range 66C/1: 2/82 AVN Saturday
Range 29: 30/ABCT Sunday
Range 29: 30/ABCT
M16 ZERO/ALT QUAL
Range 50B: 188/BSB Tuesday
Range 28: 7/MISB Range 31: 3/321FAR Range 31A: 261/ASMB Range 31B: G3/82D Range 50: 525/MI Range 50A: 4SECFOR Range 50B: 319/MI Range 58: 2/82AVN Wednesday
Range 28: 8/MISB Range 31: 3/321FAR Range 31A: 261/ASMB Range 31AB: G3/82D Range 50: 503/MPBN Range 50A: 4/SECFOR Range50B: 319/MI Range 52: 8/MISB Range 58: 189/CSSB Range 59: 3/27FAR Thursday
Range 28: 192/ORD Range 31: 189/CSSB Range 31A: 122D/AVN Range 31AB: G3/82D Range 50: 264/CSSB Range 50A: 4/SECFOR Range50B: 4/SECFOR Range 52: 3/BCT Range 58: 2/82AVN Range 59: 1/MISB Friday
Range 28: 192/ORD Range 31: 30/ABCT Range 31A: 122D/AVN Range 50A: 307/BEB Range50B: 30/ABCT Range 52: 30/ABCT Range 58: 2/82AVN Saturday
Range 31: 30/ABCT Range 50B: 30/ABCT Range 52: 30/ABCT Range 58: 1/169/AVN Sunday
Range 31: 30/ABCT
Range 50B: 30/ABCT
Range 58: 1/169/AVN
Range 33: 7/MISB Range 34: 261/ASMB Range 43: G3/82D Range 55: 525/MI Range 57: 261/ASMB Wednesday
Range 33: 3/321FAR Range 34: 261/ASMB Range 43: G3/82D Range 55: 189/CSSB Range 56: 3/27FAR Range 57: 261/ASMB Thursday
Range 33: 3/321FAR Range 43: G3/82D Range 55: 8/MISB Range 56: 3D/SFG Friday
Range 33: 30/ABCT Range 43: 30/ABCT Saturday
Range 33: 30/ABCT Range 43: 30/ABCT Range 55: 1/169AVN Sunday
Range 33: 30/ABCT
Range 43: 30/ABCT
Range 55: 1/169AVN
Range 66B: 3/321FA Tuesday
Range 53: 2/82AVN Range 66B: 1/82AVN Wednesday
Range 53: JSOC Range 66B: 1/82AVN Thursday
Range 66B: 1/82AVN Friday
Range 66B: 30/ABCT Saturday
Range 53: 189/CSSB Range 66B: 30/ABCT Sunday
Range 53: 189/CSSB
Range 66B: 30/ABCT
Range 54:D/2/1 Range 66A: 3/321FA Tuesday
Range 54: D/2/1 Range 66A: 20/ENG Wednesday
Range 54: D/2/1 Range 66A: 20/ENG Thursday
Range 66A: 20/ENG Friday
Range 54: 30/ABCT Range 66A: 30/ABCT Saturday
Range 54: 30/ABCT Range 66A: 30/ABCT Sunday
Range 54: 30/ABCT Range 66A: 30/ABCT