Live Firing At Sea Exercise

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The Barbados Coast Guard has advised seafarers that a live firing exercise will be conducted at sea next Wednesday, March 3, between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.

The area designated for the exercise will be five to eight nautical miles west of the Arawak Cement Plant, Checker Hall, St. Lucy. All firing will be done at surface level and no rounds will be projected into the air.

HMBS Rudyard Lewis and smaller craft from the Small Boat Flotilla will participate in this exercise. A radar watch of the area will be maintained to ensure that no intrusion occurs.??????????

The Barbados Coast Guard has apologised for any inconvenience this exercise may cause seafarers.?? clashley@barbados.gov.bb

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