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Military Convoy & Training Scheduled for August

August 1, 2018, 8:19 AM HST
* Updated August 1, 9:01 AM
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Motorists are asked to be alert and drive with care as military units are scheduled to convoy to and from the Pōhakuloa Training Area (PTA) in August.

Aug. 1: PTA to Kawaihae Docks 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Aug. 2: PTA to Kawaihae Docks 8 a.m. to noon

Aug. 9: PTA to Hilo Airport 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

In August, training at PTA will consist of small unit training to include small arms qualification, light mortars gunnery, unmanned aerial systems (drones) operations and routine helicopter operations.

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The Hawaii Island police will conduct small arms and canine training.

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PTA thanks the local community for their patience and understanding during the recent RIMPAC 2018 exercise.

For more information, contact the U.S. Army Garrison-Pōhakuloa Community Liaison Mike Donnelly at (808) 969-2411 or [email protected].

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