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Indiana Air Range Complex

The Indiana Air Range Complex (IARC) enables training and testing activities utilizing special use and managed airspace supporting both kinetic and non-kinetic air-to-ground operations. The IARC consists of Camp Atterbury, Muscatatuck Urban Training Center and Jefferson Range and the supporting associated special-use airspace.

The IARC supports unmanned aerial systems (UAS), close-air support training and two Indiana Air National Guard Wings, co-located on civilian airports. Numerous supporting airfields in and around the IARC can accept up to 747/C-5-size aircraft. We have access to four runways, including the North Vernon Airport, Columbus Municipal Airport, Himsel Army Airfield and the Fort Wayne International Airport.

map of Indiana Air Range Complex 

Available are:

  • Air-to-ground and JTAC subject matter experts ( SMEs)
  • Air scored targets
  • Strafe targets
  • Rocket targets
  • Laser capabilities
  • Day and night operations for manned and unmanned activity
  • Restricted airspace for unmanned flight training and testing

 Contact scheduling

IARC- UAS testingHelicopter over air space- training exerciseIARC- parachuting- training exercise

Contact

Himsel Army Airfield (11II)

Department of Defense (DoD): Visual Flight Rules (VFR) supplement as “HIMSEL AAF”
Prior Permission Request (PPR) Required For Arrivals

 

Contact Himsel Tower or Range Control on 126.2 VHF

  • Comm: 812-526-1355
  • Fax: 812-526-1775
  • DSN: 569-2355
  • DSN Fax: 569-2775

Runway is approximately 36/18 4220’ x 72’ and Field Elevation 709’ Mean Sea Level
May require approach over impact area. (Ranges must be in check-fire)

 

Jefferson Range

Office and Tower:

  • DSN: 873-5116
  • Com: 812-689-7295
  • Fax: 812-689-3519

HOURS OF OPERATION:

  • Tuesday through Friday days – 1300-2100Z
  • Tuesday through Thursday nights – as scheduled
  • Saturday and Sunday - as scheduled
  • Other times are considered on a case-by-case basis.

AIRSPACE HOURS OF OPERATION:

  • R-3403A is available for scheduling daily from 0630 to 2400 local time.
  • R-3403B is available for scheduling daily from 0800 to 2300 local time.
  • JPG A/B/C/D MOAs are activated in conjunction with R-3403A/B and available for scheduling daily from 0800-2300 local time: other times by NOTAM.

Venues

Venues available to reserve:

  • Dedicated Unmanned Aircraft Operations Facilities
  • Operations and Maintenance Hangar
  • Admin and Operational Office Space
  • Classrooms