Press release: Cannon AFB to Conduct Exercise Oct. 20 – 29

CANNON AIR FORCE BASE, N.M.– Cannon will be conducting an Operational Readiness Exercise October 20 through October 29 and residents on or near the installation may notice increased activity, use of the public address system, and may hear sirens and/or simulated explosions.

These types of exercises are vital to hone the skills of its Airmen under simulated wartime conditions and significant effort has been taken to ensure the hours dedicated to this exercise are well invested.

Anyone living on or visiting the base should note that traffic delays, closures or limited services may occur.

For questions, contact the 27 SOW Public Affairs office at (575) 784-4131.