DAHLGREN, Va. – Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division (NSWCDD) plans to conduct range testing on Aug. 31 from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. which may produce very loud noise in communities surrounding Naval Support Facility Dahlgren. Access to the Potomac River Middle Danger Zone, as described in 33 CFR 334.230, will be restricted during testing. Testing hours will be extended from Aug. 30-31, from 8 a.m.-1 a.m., and Sept. 1-2, from 8 a.m.-1 a.m.

NSWCDD delivers warfare systems to protect the nation and defeat its adversaries. Its vision is to design, develop, and integrate technologically superior warfare systems for the 21st century.

Range schedules can change frequently. For daily updates on range operations and test schedules, call the NSWCDD Range and Weapons Testing toll-free hotline at (877) 845-5656 or visit the Potomac River Test Range website, http://www.navsea.navy.mil/Home/WarfareCenters/NSWCDahlgren/NSWCDDRangeSchedule.aspx

For questions or more information, contact the NSWCDD Public Affairs Office at NSWCD_103.fct@navy.mil or (540) 653- 8154.

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