[EXPIRED] LNM: Live-Fire Drills Continue, August 19-25, Neuse River near AICW Statute Mile 185.
Hancock Creek and Cherry Point lie on the south side of the Neuse River west of the Waterway’s intersection with Adams Creek at Mile 185. Cruisers traveling upstream to New Bern should favor the north shore and expect to encounter some military traffic and possible delays. These on-going exercises were begun in mid-May.
SAFETY/NC – CHERRY POINT OPERATING AREA (CPOA) – HAZOPS – FIREX WEEK OF 19 – 25 AUG 19/HAZ OPS/CCGD5 BNM 352-19
1. REQUEST THAT THIS NOTICE BE BROADCAST DAILY DURING THE
2. FIRING EXERCISES HAZARDOUS TO SURFACE VESSELS WILL BE
CONDUCTED DURING THE FOLLOWING TIMES AND LOCATIONS IN THE CPOA
DURING THE SUBJECT WEEK:
DATE TIME (LOCAL) SURFACE GRIDS AREA BOUND BY
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23-25 AUG 0000-2400 17 34-04N1 077-07W1