SAF, RSAF to conduct military, live firing exercises from Jan 27 to Feb 3

The Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) and Republic of Singapore Air Force (RSAF) will conduct military and live firing exercises from Jan 27 to Feb 3.

Blanks, thunderflashes, flares and live ammunition will be used during the exercises and the public is advised not to be alarmed.

SAF's military exercises will begin on Jan 27 at 8am in Seletar, Marsiling, Jalan Bahar, Neo Tiew, Lim Chu Kang, Jalan Kwok Min, Tuas, Upper Jurong, Hong Kah, Ama Keng, Bedok Jetty, Kranji, Lentor, Simpang, Sembawang and Mandai.

Its live firing exercises will also start at the same time in Pasir Laba (Safti) Live Firing Area. All sea vessels and crafts sailing through the Western Johor Straits are to keep within the 75m Navigable Sea Lane and not to stray into the Live Firing Boundary.

Both the SAF military and live firing exercises will end on Feb 3.

RSAF live firing exercises will be conducted around Pulau Sudong, Pulau Pawai and Pulau Senang from Jan 27 to Jan 31 daily from 7am to 11pm. On Feb 1, the exercises will begin at 8am and end at 1pm.

The public is advised to keep clear of these islands.