The U.S. Navy will be conducting exercises from July 11 to July 14, 2019 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. on the Cooper River. The training area will be south of the I-526 Bridge to buoy number 22 near FLETC. Additionally, navigation training will take place from Goose Creek to the northern tip of Drum Island. The exercises will consist of three U.S. Navy Patrol Boats with weapons loaded with blank ammunition.
All exercises will have safety lookouts and will not impede commercial traffic. VHF/MARBAND announcements will be made during the training.
For questions or concerns regarding this MSIB, please contact Sector Charleston Waterways Management Division at (843) 740-3184 or the Sector's 24-hour Command Center at (843) 740-7050.