Andersen AFB set to conduct Operational Readiness Exercise Nov. 5-8

by 36th Wing Public Affairs
Andersen Air Force Base, Guam

ANDERSEN AIR FORCE BASE, Guam – Andersen Air Force Base is scheduled to conduct an Operational Readiness Exercise from Nov. 5th to the 8th. This exercise satisfies an annual requirement in accordance with Air Force Installation Mission Assurance Exercise Requirements to maintain operational readiness and is not focused on any specific threat.

Expect increased noise and activity to include sound effects, messages from loud speakers, sirens and noise from alert vehicles. Visual effects such as smoke may also be visible.

The exercise will involve various training scenarios and is intended to prepare Airmen to conduct various base functions in a high risk environment. The exercise is a routinely scheduled event to ensure ongoing readiness of Airmen.

In the event of a real situation the exercise will be terminated and the base will be notified through the official Andersen Air Force Base Facebook page, AtHoc notification system and the base loud speakers.

For the most updated information and scenario notifications, please follow us on facebook.com/36WGPA or contact the 36th Wing Public Affairs via email at 36WG.PA2@us.af.mil and at 671-366-2228 Monday - Friday 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. If the Public Affairs office is unreachable please contact the base Command Post at 671-366-2981.

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