Notice is hereby given to all mariners and other parties concerned that:

1. Reference: Radio Message Cite NOCB-0617-167

2. The Philippine Navy and United States Navy will conduct Maritime Training Activity (MTA) Samasama 2017 at Naval Forces Central AOR. One of the events is the conduct of bilateral service interoperability events (BIL-SIE) (Excercise Phase) between PN and USN at vicinity south bohol Island on 22-23 June 2017 bounded with the following coordinates:

PT 1 LAT 09°20’N LONG 124°00’E
PT 2 LAT 09°20’N LONG 124°20’E
PT 3 LAT 09°00’N LONG 124°20’E
PT 4 LAT 09°00’N LONG 124°00’E

3. In this connection, all ships/watercrafts transiting the vicinity of the above mentioned areas are advised to take note of the information and take necessary precautionary measures at all times.

4. The cooperation of all concerned in effecting widest dissemination of this information is requested.