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Training and Logistical Support

Ammunition Supply Point (ASP)

Bldg. 25-39
The state-of-the-art ASP was completed in 2010 at a cost of $9 million.  The ASP is staffed and equipped to handle Class V missions and is capable of storing all classes of ammunition and explosives. An Ammunition Holding Area is available. The Quality Assurance Surveillance Ammunition Specialist (QASAS) is available to assist with quality assurance and safety in the handling, storage and transport of all Class V materials.  QASAS is available to provide military units training on the handling, transportation and storage of ammunition.

Call the QASAS at (717) 861-9671.


Central Wash Facility

The Central Wash Facility has the capability to clean a wide variety of military vehicles, wheeled and tracked, with a newly upgraded system.  The facility is equipped with a large tank wash, a smaller wash capable of handling three vehicles at once and a 10 station general wash facility.  All water from the facility is recycled.

Call (717) 861-2153 to make an appointment to use the facility.


Unit Training Equipment Site (UTES)

Bldg. 12-140
The $20.8 million facility was completed in 2007 and offers Soldiers training here operator assistance and maintenance support for the vehicles, subsystems and weapons provided.  The organization supports all units in the PAARNG, all Soldiers training at the 166th Regiment, and any other organization training at FTIG.  Prior coordination and approval from staff is required to ensure capabilities are thoroughly utilized and required assets are available.  The UTES staff also provides training on many of the vehicle and weapons systems utilized.

Customers needing assistance should call:  (717) 861-8834


Petroleum, Oil, Lubricant (POL) Mission Support

Fort Indiantown Gap has a bulk fuel storage facility located at the aviation flight facility that can support fuel requirements during training missions. This facility has two fill stations that can support JP8 fuel.  The fill stations are equipped with preset gallon selections, deadman emergency switches and scully overflow protection.  The bottom loading points can support either the military dry break aircraft refueling adaptor or the commercial D-1 adaptor. These nozzles are for refueling the M-978 Hemitt tankers, 5,000-gallon tank trucks, and the TPU Beta pods.

Military tactical and non-tactical vehicles can be refueled at a retail site, located in Area 10 which supplies JP8 fuel.  It features a fuel master system (Pro-Key) that is in use at many military installations. This facility is open 24/7.   

Call (717) 861-8526


Prime Vendor

Fort Indiantown Gap’s Prime Vendor supports the Pennsylvania Army National Guard mission by ordering rations for Soldiers.  Additionally, the Prime Vendor supports all units, regardless of branch or component, training on Fort Indiantown Gap.  Rations available include: Fresh Meal Kits, Shelf Stable Meals, Rapid Prepared Meals and “A” rations.

For questions call (717) 861-8230/8554


Food Service

Fort Indiantown Gap’s USPFO’s, Supply and Services Division, Food Service Section is here to assist all units with their food service needs. The Food Service Section strives to provide Warriors with appealing and nutritious meals prepared using the highest standards in sanitation and atmosphere. Additionally, the Food Service Section provides assistance with ordering, receiving, storing along with food service oversight, policy and guidance. 

The Fort Indiantown Gap garrison has more than 20 Army approved dining facilities designated for unit training use. Dining facilities are equipped with hard-wired equipment including: refrigerators, ranges and ovens, grills, ice machines, flat top griddles, coffee pots and cold food containers.  Additional equipment may be drawn from the warehouse, please see the section on Class II supply.

At present, Fort Indiantown Gap does not have a transient dining facility.  Units without organic food service support should coordinate with the Food Service Section to obtain a list of caterers that units can choose from.  Caterers are able to provide a variety of meals to troops and may be able to, with coordination, transport meals to the field.

For more information call: (717) 861-8230/8554


Class II Issue

Bldg. 11-91
The USPFO’s warehouse provides Class II service to all units, regardless of component or branch, conducting training on the installation. Items the warehouse can assist in acquiring for units on loan or via purchase include cots, linen, cleaning supplies, food service items and various other types of field equipment needed.  Pennsylvania units are responsible to provide their own class II items and non Pennsylvania Army Guard units need a MIPR to utilize the facility.

Call (717) 861-2276


Training Support Center (TSC)

Bldg. 11-7
The Fort Indiantown Gap (TSC) provides customers with $138 million of the latest (TADSS) Training Aids, Devices, Simulators, and Simulations information and services possible.  The TSC issues a full spectrum of realistic training devices to enhance training.    Devices available include: rubber weapons, OPFOR weapons, protractor, Training Improvised Explosive Device Simulators (TIED II), Multipurpose Arcade Combat Simulator (MACS), simulated mines, RPG, as well as graphic training aids. A full list of material available can be found in the following publications: DA Pam 25-37, Index of Graphic Training Aids (GTA), DA Pam 350-9, Index and Description of Army Training Devices and TRADOC Pam 350-9 TRADOC Training Devices for Army-wide use. Additionally the TSC has a CD available for check out listing all the training devices available here.

TSC also issues the latest version of MILES Equipment the Individual Weapons System (IWS).  The system includes a computerized system able to provide detailed information on weapons hits and locations. 

Call (717) 861-2920


Transportation Motor Pool Services (TMP)

Bldg. 11-6
The motor pool provides a limited selection of GSA vehicles (vans and buses) which are available for units conducting official government business.  All drivers must have: a valid civilian and/or military driver's license, completed an authorized Defensive Driving Course (DDC), and have completed a bus drivers license prior to the issue of a vehicle.  A MIPR is required.  Call for current rated and availability.

Call (717) 861-8593


Transportation Branch

Bldg. 11-67
Moving large amounts of equipment and personnel for a training event or mobilization can be challenging.  Fort Indiantown Gap’s USPFO’s transportation branch can assist with the process.  The office assists with freight movements, container management, convoy requests, special hauling permits, contracts and provides commercial transportation services to units (buses and air), supports mobilizations with commercial transportation and more.

Call (717) 861-8301


Military Interdepartmental Purchase Request (MIPR)

The Military Interdepartmental Purchase Request (MIPR) is a method for transferring funds amongst U.S. military organizations. It allows for multi-organizational cooperative efforts to be performed, rather than limiting funding to a single organization. It is processed on a DD Form 448. 

For assistance with MIPRs Call:
G4 Budget Analyst (717) 861-2418
Supply and Services Budget Analyst (717) 861-8318
Accounting (717) 861-8610 


Internet Access

Internet access is available at Fort Indiantown Gap for both official and personal computers.  Many buildings are wired for internet and most buildings are able to be connected, but prior coordination is required.

Official
PAARNG units should fill out a form 2700 and return to the J6 office. For non PAARNG government issued computers, an information packet must be filled out and computers must be scanned.  The process should begin a minimum of 90 days prior to arriving at FTIG. 

Call (717) 861-2899

Personal
Soldiers Wireless Network (SWN) is available throughout FTIG and is best received in Areas 6 and 12.  Units may request access upon arrival. Additionally desktop computers with Internet access are available at Blg. 11-66 and the Internet Café located in the Recreation Center.  Wi-Fi is offered at the Box Car Café and Recreation Center.

Call (717) 861-2899


Phone Access

A full range of telephone services is available including issuing and replacing phones, installing/moving phones and modifying and creating phone numbers.  A MIPR is needed for non PA Guard units.

Call (717) 861-2899


Copiers/Reproductions

Copiers are available for temp-issue for both PA Guard and other agencies.  Reproduction services are also available through administrative services. 

Call (717) 861-2899


Radio Frequencies

Users are able to request radio frequencies through the telecom office

Call (717) 861-8142

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