Live Fire on Farallon This Coming Week

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Guam – The Air Force will conduct training on the island of Farallon de Medinilla this coming week from Tuesday January 25 through Friday January 28.

The dates and times are:

* Jan. 25 from 10:30 a.m.-6 p.m.
* Jan. 26 from 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
* Jan. 27-28 from 10:30 a.m.-6 p.m.

The general public especially fisherman, 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.