FORT HOOD (Now designated Fort Cavazos), Texas — The 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division will conduct a convoy movement of approximately 260 military vehicles using two different routes for a field training exercise. The convoys will depart between 5 a.m. – 6 p.m. Nov. 3 from Fort Hood (Now designated Fort Cavazos) to Camp Bowie Training Center, Brownwood, Texas. The unit will return after the exercise using the same times and routes Nov. 8.
These convoys will affect road traffic through the following Texas cities: Copperas Cove, Lampasas, Lometa, Goldthwaite, Kempner, Mullin, Bozar, Gatesville, Evant, Arnett, Star, and Zephyr.
Motorist can expect delays with increased traffic congestion and should plan accordingly.
In cooperation with the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT), traffic control points will be located at the following intersections; Highway 190 and 183, Highway 183 and FM 2126, FM 116 and Highway 84, FM 15 and Highway 84.
Additionally, residents west and north of Fort Hood (Now designated Fort Cavazos) will see an increase of aircraft flying from Fort Hood (Now designated Fort Cavazos) to Camp Bowie in support of the exercise.
For more information call the 1st Air Cavalry Brigade Public Affairs Representative at 254-291-4520 or 254-317-9567.