Quantico blast

Marine Corps Base Quantico operates 43 live-fire ranges that support training from small arms to explosive demolitions to artillery fire and the delivery of live-aerial munitions. 

As a regional facility, Quantico is a critical asset for weapons proficiency training for Marines, the Department of Defense, federal agencies, and law enforcement organizations.

The following training is scheduled for Feb. 12:

Feb. 8 - 8 a.m. - midnight

UXO Sweep/Inerting

Feb. 9 - 8 a.m. - midnight

UXO Sweep/Inerting

Feb. 10 - 8 a.m. - midnight

UXO Sweep/Inerting

Feb. 11 - 8 a.m. - midnight

UXO Sweep/Inerting

Feb. 12 - 12:01 a.m. – 4 p.m.

The impact of noise, vibrations, and/or illuminations experienced across the area can vary greatly depending on the residential location, atmospheric conditions and reductions to naturally occurring sound barriers.    

Because training aboard Quantico is continuous, residents can expect to always hear some noise or feel vibrations.  

If you would like to comment on the impact of training, please visit http://www.quantico.marines.mil/Advisories/Noise-Advisories/Noise-Complaint/

For additional information, please visit Marine Corps Base Quantico’s official website at https://www.quantico.marines.mil


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