Hear gunfire at the base? It’s just a drill

Entrance gate of Naval Air Station Jacksonville (Provided by NAS Jacksonville)

NAS JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Naval Hospital (NH) Jacksonville will be holding training evolutions Friday, June 9 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. which could include simulated explosions and gunfire.

Residents in the area may hear loud noises during the training.

The training is part of the Tactical Combat Casualty Care program, which is vital in preparing NH Jacksonville medical professionals to perform their jobs under battlefield conditions.

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