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Military to Conduct Training at Farallon de Medinilla, W-11AB

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09/28/18 02:50 AM

ASAN, Guam (Sept. 28, 2018) – The military will conduct training at the island of Farallon de Medinilla during the following dates and times:

- Oct. 1 from 12:01 a.m. to 11:55 p.m.
- Oct. 2 from 8 a.m. to 11:55 p.m.
- Oct. 3-5 from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.

The military will also conduct training at Training will also take place Warning Area 11 (W-11) A and B Oct. 1 from 4-8 p.m. 

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

The general location of the training on the island of Farallon de Medinilla will be in a 12-nautical mile radius of the island. Farallon de Medinilla, located in the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, supports aircrew combat readiness training.

W-11AB begins south of Guam and extends south-southeast in international waters. W-11AB supports surface and aerial gunnery, missiles, and laser exercises. W-11AB is contained within the following coordinates: 12° 50"N/145° 00"E, 12° 50"N/145° 10"E, 11° 32"N/146° 50’20"E, 11° 32"N/145° 11"E, 11° 00"N/143° 00"E, 11° 45"N/143° 00"E, 12° 50"N/144° 30"E, 11°32"N/146° 50’20"E, 11° 25"N/147° 00"E, 10° 30"N/147° 00"E, 10° 30"N/145° 20"E, 11° 32"N/145° 11"E.