Sep. 2016 Training Advisory for Schofield Barracks

SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii (Sept. 2, 2016) – Local military units are
scheduled to conduct various training here in September that may be heard by
surrounding communities.

For the community’s awareness, the training is as follows: (Please note, all
training dates are subject to change based on environmental and other
factors.)

September 2016:

  • Sept. 1-2: Army artillery training
  • Sept. 1-5 Marines mortar training
  • Sept. 6: Army mortar training
  • Sept. 3-7: Marines artillery training
  • Sept. 15-16: Army demolitions training
  • Sept. 15-30: Army artillery, mortar, and helicopter gunnery training
  • Sept. 5-30: Army Lightning Academy training with blank ammunition and
    explosive simulators on East Range. Training will occur during daytime and
    nighttime hours.

Weather, such as overcast conditions, can increase noise and vibrations. Should individuals hear noise, there is no immediate danger. 

The military services in Hawaii appreciate the community’s understanding and continued support for local military training. While sometimes loud, the sounds of training represent how the military ensures the nation’s service members are ready to accomplish the mission and return home safely.

To report concerns related to noise or training, community members can call the U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii (USAG-HI) Noise Concern Line at (808) 656-3487 or email usaghi.comrel@gmail.com. The USAG-HI Public Affairs Office responds to all reported concerns during regular business hours, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.

For questions regarding U.S. Marine Corps training, please call (808) 257-8832.

To receive Army training advisories directly, email usaghi.comrel@gmail.com with “Subscribe Training” in the subject line.

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