Camp Atterbury to see an increase in activity

NEWS: If you hear loud explosions at night that are not thunder,it’s Camp Atterbury.

Camp officials say that members of the active Army will be conducting artillery and mortar live fire training through April 10th. They note that area residents may hear explosions during this time, which could extend into the night. Officials also say that you may notice an increase in air traffic over the facility. They stress that this additional air traffic will have no impact on the community.

Officials note that this training is necessary to maintain unit readiness for future missions and for soldiers to stay proficient in their skills and equipment they use.