Naval Station Norfolk conducting security training exercises

Posted at 6:37 PM, Oct 21, 2013
and last updated 2013-10-22 08:31:13-04

Norfolk, Va. - Naval Station Norfolk will conduct training exercises on Willoughby Bay and Elizabeth River on Tuesday, October 22nd – Thursday, October 24th.

The training will involve blank ammunition machine gun fire.

According to the Navy, the training in Willoughby Bay will take place on Tuesday from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

The training on the Elizabeth River will be contained within the Naval Station’s port security barrier at Pier 7 on Wednesday and Thursday from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Both events will involve the Naval Station’s Harbor Security Boats opposing an orange training Rigid Aluminum Hull boat.