Live-fire exercise planned at Fort Indiantown Gap

The Pennsylvania National Guard is alerting people who live near Fort
Indiantown Gap that it will begin five days of live-fire artillery exercises this weekend.

Area residents may notice increased noise during the exercise, which will take place between 8 a.m. and 11 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 10 through Thursday, Nov. 14.

The live-fire exercises, which use 105- and 155-millimeter artillery, are announced in advance as a courtesy to nearby residents.

Fort Indiantown Gap is the only live-fire, maneuver military training facility in Pennsylvania.


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