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Noisy Training Slated for Camp Pendleton

Howitzer cannons will be booming and jets will be flying above I-5

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    NEWSLETTERS

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    Alicia Dean
    Camp Pendleton Marines during training exercises in March 2011.

    It’s going to be a busy and noisy week near Camp Pendleton.

    Base officials want area residents to know there will be training exercises from 6 a.m. to midnight and drivers along Interstate 5 near Las Pulgas may see or hear jets flying between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m.

    The exercises are slated for Monday through Friday next week.

    Explosions may be heard up to 50 miles away from the live-fire artillery training involving Howitzer cannons officials said.

    The aircraft in the skies will be AV-8B Harrier jets from Yuma-based Marine Aircraft Group 13 conducting expeditionary airfield exercises along the highway.

    For more information on noise advisories near the base, check the Camp Pendleton website at this link.
     

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