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Training at Quantico Marine Corps base often includes aircraft.

Marine Corps Base Quantico operates 43 live-fire ranges that support training including small arms, explosive demolitions, artillery fire and the delivery of live-aerial munitions.
The base has issued noise advisories for training through April 9:
March 29, 8 a.m. – 11 p.m.
Demo 1lb & below
March 30, 8 a.m. – 11 p.m.
Fixed-Wing Aircraft Movement; Demo 1lb & below
March 31, 8 a.m. – 11 p.m.
Demo 1lb & below
April 1, 8 a.m. – 11 p.m.
Demo 1lb & below
April 2, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Demo 10lbs & below
April 5, 8 a.m. – midnight
Demo 5lbs & below
April 6, 12:01 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Live Fire Demo 5lbs & below; Missiles, Rockets, Mortars, Small Arms
April 7, 8 a.m. - midnight
Aircraft Movement; Live Fire Fixed/Rotary-Wing; Demo 5lbs & below, Missiles, Rockets, Mortars, Small Arms
April 8, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Demo 10lbs & below
April 9, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Demo 50lbs & below

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 https://quantico.usmc.afpims.mil/Info/Noise-Advisories/Noise-Comment/

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


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