18 January 2013 - New services intended to keep the general public informed and to allow them to contact the MOD Aberporth Range more easily are being launched by QinetiQ, the company that manages the Range on behalf of the Ministry of Defence.
Members of the public who are interested in receiving advance notification of when exceptional activities are taking place at the site can register for the new, free advance alert service. Once registered, they will receive e-mails advising them of activity which may be more perceptible in the local community.
Those who would like to sign up can do so by sending an e-mail to ABEENQUIRIES@qinetiq.com.
A new free phone Careline is now available on 0800 0510880 to answer questions the public.This service will operate 09:00 to 16:00 hrs Monday to Friday. An answer phone service will be available out of hours.
A new website has also been created, which gives information about the Range. This can be found at www.aberporth.qinetiq.com/
Notes for Editors:
A FTSE250 company, QinetiQ uses its domain knowledge to provide technical support and know-how to customers in the global aerospace, defence and security markets. QinetiQ's unique position enables it to be a trusted partner to government organisations, predominantly in the UK and the US, including defence departments, intelligence services and security agencies.
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QinetiQ Press Office on Tel: +44 (0) 1252 39 4627 / 3500