Range warning order: 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 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 three for the latest information about Red-Cockaded Woodpecker colonies and possible restrictions.
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 Officer Wolf Amacker at (910) 432-5318 or Range Control Branch at 432-2900/6772.