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NWS Earle to Conduct Security Training Exercise March 30th


03/29/21 09:15 AM

COLTS NECK, NEW JERSEY -- Naval Weapons Station (NWS) Earle will conduct a security training exercises on its mainside facility here March 30 from approximately 1-3 p.m.


The exercises are designed to train installation security and emergency management personnel and are not in response to any specific threat.


Measures have been taken to minimize disruptions to normal base operations.  However, the exercises will include the firing of blank ammunition. Additionally, residents in the immediate area may hear announcements over the Station’s emergency broadcast system -- to eliminate any confusion with possible real world events, all announcements related to the drill will begin and end with the statement, “Exercise, Exercise, Exercise.”


For more information, please contact William Addison in the Public Affairs Office, (732) 866-2171.