Mortar training at Camp Blanding
Published: Friday, June 1, 2012 at 10:07 a.m.
Last Modified: Friday, June 1, 2012 at 10:07 a.m.
It's about to get loud at Camp Blanding near Starke.
The Florida National Guard announced Friday that explosions are planned at the Camp Blanding Joint Training Center from June 6 to 10. The 1st Battalion, 124th Infantry Regiment will fire 60mm, 81mm and 120mm mortars as part their annual training.
The blasts will be heard between 7:30 a.m. and midnight daily.
Residents near the training center can discuss noise concerns with Camp Blanding's Range Control Office at 904-682-3121 or the Florida National
Guard Public Affairs Office at 904-823-0166.
Reader comments posted to this article may be published in our print edition. All rights reserved. This copyrighted material may not be re-published without permission. Links are encouraged.