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Military to Conduct Training in Agat Bay, Dandan-Malojloj, Radio Barrigada, South Finegayan, Warning Area 517, Open Ocean, Outer Apra Harbor

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01/17/20 11:30 AM

ASAN, Guam (Jan. 17, 2020) – The U.S. Navy will conduct training from 9 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Jan. 20 in Agat Bay.

Residents and boat operators in surrounding areas should not be alarmed if they see or hear increased activity associated with the training.

The U.S. Navy will conduct training from 11 a.m. to 11:55 p.m. Jan. 21-23 in Dandan-Malojloj, Radio Barrigada, and South Finegayan, Dededo.

Residents in surrounding areas should not be alarmed if they see or hear increased activity associated with the training.

The U.S. Navy will conduct training from 2 – 11:55 p.m. Jan. 21 in Warning Area 517 (W-517).

All vessels are advised to remain clear of the area as this training will be accompanied by the use of lasers and live ammunition.

The U.S. Navy will also conduct training from 5 p.m. – 11:55 p.m. Jan. 21 in W-517.

All vessels are requested to remain clear of the training area as this training will be accompanied by the use of lasers.

W-517 begins south of Guam and extends south-southwest in international waters. W-517 supports surface and aerial gunnery, missiles, and laser exercises.

The U.S., Royal Australian Air Force, the Japanese Maritime Self Defense Force, the Royal New Zealand Air Force, and the Republic of Korea Navy will be participating in exercise Sea Dragon from 4:30 a.m. – 11:59 p.m. Jan. 22-26 in W-517 and Open Ocean bounded by the following coordinates: 15˚00’N/144˚20’E, 15˚00’N/144˚40’E, 14˚00N/144˚40E, 14˚00N/144˚20E.

All vessels are advised to remain clear of the above coordinates while training operations are taking place.

The U.S. Navy will conduct training from 8 - 11:55 p.m. Jan. 22 at the following coordinates: 13˚26’N/145˚08’E, 13˚42’N/144˚36’E

All vessels are advised to remain clear of the above coordinates as this training will be accompanied by the use of live ammunition.

The U.S. Navy will conduct training from 5 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Jan. 23 in Outer Apra Harbor.

The U.S. Navy will also conduct training from 5 - 11:55 p.m. Jan. 23 in Outer Apra Harbor.

These trainings will be accompanied by the use of blanks.

These types of trainings are designed to enhance the readiness of military personnel. Residents and boat operators in surrounding areas should not be alarmed if they see or hear increased activity associated with the trainings.

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

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