Military training at Radio Barrigada, open ocean

Posted on Jul 05 2019

ASAN, Guam—The U.S. Navy will conduct open-ocean exercises during the following dates and times within a 10-nautical-mile radius of the following coordinates: 13˚26”N/145˚08”E and13˚42”N/144˚36”E.

July 8-9 from 11am to 7pm

July 10 from 5-11:59 pm.

July 11 from midnight to 1am and from 6-11:55pm

It is recommended the public, fishermen, and marine tour operators monitor the Coast Guard broadcast notice to mariners for advisories.

The Air Force will conduct field training exercises on July 10-12, from 8am to 7pm, at Radio Barrigada.

These types of trainings are designed to enhance the readiness of military personnel. Residents in surrounding areas should not be alarmed if they see or hear increased activity associated with the training. The public should be advised that the use of blanks can occur during training at Radio Barrigada. (PR)

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