Quantico Blasting


(Quantico)- Residents living near Marine Corps Base Quantico are being told to prepare for loud noises this week. Base officials say they will be conducting demolition and live fire training exercises. An increased number of aircraft are also expected in the area while training is being conducted. Those living nearby can expect to feel rattling, hear loud sounds and see flashes during the activities. Training is scheduled to run from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. today through Thursday. Exercises will continue until 10 p.m. on Friday and Saturday.