JBLM to conduct demolitions training Thursday

OlympianApril 9, 2014 

Joint Base Lewis-McChord will conduct a demolitions and C4 training, from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday. Times could vary depending on weather conditions.

The purpose of the late-night training is to maintain unit proficiency on this weapon system. Increased levels of activity will be noticed during the evening hours, and firing will be conducted from one range on base.

This is normally scheduled and required training, which allows military members to practice and improve skills required during combat.

Questions or comments about noise may be directed to the JBLM Public Affairs Office’s External Communication Division hot line at 253-967-0852, daily.

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