UNITED STATES MARINE CORPS Internet: www.quantico.usmc.mil Public Affairs Office Office B 058 715A Broadway St. Quantico, VA 22134-5001
For more information call (703) 784-2741/42 Fax 784-0065 May 17, 2013
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Noise Advisory MARINE CORPS BASE QUANTICO, Va. â€“ Residents in the immediate vicinity of Marine Corps Base Quantico may experience an increase in noise as an affect from ground/aircraft training or range clearance operations from May 17- May 24.
Friday- May 17 Demolitions are scheduled from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday- May 21 Demolitions are scheduled from 6 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Wednesday- May 22 Demolitions are scheduled from 6 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
** Please Note: Aircraft supporting training or support to other agencies from the Marine Corps Air Facility at Quantico can also generate noise. The frequency and number of aircraft supporting training can occasionally generate higher volumes of noise. Additionally, atmospheric conditions can amplify aircraft noise volume and the distance sound travels.** **All questions regarding this training should be directed to the Quantico Public Affairs Office at (703) 784-2741.**
Noise advisories for the upcoming week will be posted to Marine Corps Quanticoâ€™s website (www.quantico.marines.mil), official Facebook page (www.facebook.com/OfficialMarineCorpsBaseQuantico) and Twitter (@MCB_Quantico) every Friday. Follow us on Twitter (@MCB_Quantico) to receive daily reminders on days we have training. -30-