UNITED STATES MARINE CORPS
Public Affairs Office
Office B 058 For more information call
715A Broadway St. (703) 784-2741/42
Quantico, VA 22134-5001 Fax 784-0065
February 6, 2014
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
MARINE CORPS BASE QUANTICO, Va. – Residents in the immediate vicinity of Marine Corps Base Quantico may experience an increase in noise as an affect from ground/aircraft training or range clearance operations from Feb. 7 – Feb. 14.
Wednesday- Feb. 12 Ammunitions are scheduled from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Thursday- Feb. 13 Live-fire training is scheduled from 7:00 a.m. to 11:59 p.m.
Friday- Feb. 14 Live-fire training is scheduled from 6:30 a.m. to 11:59 p.m.
Saturday- Feb. 15 Live-fire training is scheduled from 12:00 a.m. to 2:00 a.m.
** Please Note: Aircraft supporting training or support to other agencies from the Marine Corps Air Facility at Quantico can also generate noise. The frequency and number of aircraft supporting training can occasionally generate higher volumes of noise. Additionally, atmospheric conditions can amplify aircraft noise volume and the distance sound travels.**
**All questions regarding this training should be directed to the Quantico Public Affairs Office at (703) 784-2741.**
Noise advisories for the upcoming week will be posted to Marine Corps Quantico’s website (www.quantico.marines.mil), official Facebook page (www.facebook.com/OfficialMarineCorpsBaseQuantico) and Twitter (@MCB_Quantico) every Friday.
Follow us on Twitter (@MCB_Quantico) to receive daily reminders on days we have training.