EVERETT, Wash. - Naval Station Everett will be conducting a security training exercise in the harbor around the Everett base July 21-23. The exercises are scheduled to occur each day between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m.
During the exercise, those near the base may hear mass warning announcements from the base’s outdoor speakers.
The training will include security boat maneuvers in the harbor and the firing of blank rounds to simulate gunfire. No live ammunition will be used.
The Navy regularly conducts training exercises to maintain and improve security and emergency response qualifications. These exercises help prepare for a potential real emergency.
For more information about the exercise or future notifications, contact Naval Station Everett Public Affairs at (425) 304-3202.
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