Fire on Farallon Monday Nov. 4 Through Friday Nov. 8

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ASAN, Guam (Nov. 1, 2013) – The Air Force and Navy will conduct training on the island of Farallon de Medinilla during the following dates and times:

Nov. 4 and Nov. 5 from 10 a.m. to 11 p.m.
Nov. 6 and Nov. 7 from 11 a.m. to 11:55 p.m.
Nov. 8 from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.   

The general public especially fishermen, commercial pilots and marine tour operators are advised to stay clear from the area during the times and dates indicated.

The general location of the training on the island of Farallon de Medinilla training area will be on a 10 nautical mile radius on all quadrants. Farallon de Medinilla plays a special and unique role in national defense because its location provides access frequency that supports established training requirements. 

In addition, the air and sea space in the Farallon provides sufficient room for the many different attack profiles necessary to replicate training opportunities in the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands.

November 30, Saturday: 2 pm at the Visitor Center – “Map Talk” – Stop by the visitor center and learn about America’s island hopping strategy to defeat Japan with our unique, magnetic, write-on, Guam-centered world map! (20 minutes)