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Fort Indiantown Gap announces live fire exercises for July

FORT INDIANTOWN GAP, Pa. –  Fort Indiantown Gap is scheduled to host a variety of live-fire exercises during the remainder of the month between 8 a.m. and...
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FORT INDIANTOWN GAP, Pa. –  Fort Indiantown Gap is scheduled to host a variety of live-fire exercises during the remainder of the month between 8 a.m. and 11 p.m.

Exercises include demolition training beginning Friday, July 8 through Sunday, July 10, Tuesday, July 12, July 18-19 and July 26-28 and the use of 120 mm mortars July 16-17 and July 20-21; and 25 mm Bradley firing July 21.

Fort Indiantown Gap announces training that is expected to result in increased noise levels as a courtesy to nearby residents. The training schedule is subject to change based on the military training mission.

Individuals may also call the installation’s community information line at (717) 861-2007 to hear a recorded message with dates and times of community activities and training events.

Fort Indiantown Gap is the only live-fire, maneuver military training facility in Pennsylvania. It serves as headquarters to the Department of Military and Veterans Affairs and Pennsylvania National Guard and offers more than 17,000 acres and 140 training areas and facilities for year-round training.