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NEWS | April 12, 2016

JB Charleston encourages motorcycle safety

By Jim "Mac" McMurry, motorcycle safety manager 628th ABW

Joint Base Charleston will hold its annual Motorcycle Safety Day on April 29, 2016. The schedule of events is listed below:

0900 - Annual Motorcycle Safety Brief at the Air Base Theater
             Bike Judging Competition by Wing Leadership with Awards
             Blessing of the Bikes

1030 - North Charleston Police demonstration

1100 - Green Knights sponsored group ride

1100 ‐ 1300 - Lunch at Low Country Harley (free to attendees) or place of your choosing

1300 - Special deals from local vendors - one day only - Civilians may attend the safety brief portion on duty time with supervisor's approval. Civilians may request leave approval from the supervisor to participate in the bike ride or other events.

The Annual Motorcycle Safety Brief is required by AFI 91‐207, the Air Force Traffic Safety Program, (paragraph 1.3.4.5.) for all active duty Air Force motorcycle riders. All other service members, retirees and dependents are highly encouraged to attend.