Live Fire On Farallon TODAY

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Guam – The Air Force has announced that it will be conducting training on the island of Farallon de Medinilla today [Friday February 11] from 9 am until 7 pm this evening.

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

Air Force to Conduct Training on  
Farallon de Medinilla
 

Santa Rita, Guam (Feb. 10, 2011) – The Air Force will conduct training on the island of Farallon de Medinilla on Feb. 11 from 9 a.m.-7 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 date 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.