*The Town is issuing the below PSA on behalf of 5 Wing Goose Bay*
Public Service Announcement
January 18, 2017 – Goose Bay – Canadian Armed Forces
5 Wing Goose Bay would like to advise the public that the Practice Target Area, including its ranges, will be activated from January 24 to February 23, 2017.
Live shooting and demolition training will happen during this timeframe inside the Practice Target Area. This area is located approximately 100 km south west of Goose Bay with no road access and it is surrounded by a Safety Template Area. Aircraft will also operate within the flying training area over Labrador and Quebec to include the Practice Target Area.
5 Wing is warning the public to remain outside the Safety Template Area at all times. Even if remotely located, the Safety Template Area is clearly outlined by a continuous cut line and sign-posted at regular interval.
Captain Olivier Gallant
Canadian Armed Forces
5 Wing Public Affairs
Phone: (709) 896-6928