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Notice from Port Everglades: Artillery battery rounds planned for Commissioning of the USS Paul Ignatius

Post Date:July 25, 2019 2:32 PM

Broward County’s Port Everglades is proud to host the nation’s Commissioning of the USS Paul Ignatius (DDG 117) on Saturday, July 27, 2019.

Please be aware that a Saluting Battery will be practicing for the ceremony on Friday, July 26 between 9:30 AM and 10:30 AM with 4 to 6 rounds being fired. On Saturday, the Navy will fire 19 rounds between 10:05 AM and 10:15 AM as part of the ceremony. So you may be able to hear this from your homes.

Unfortunately, tickets are no longer available for the ceremony, however it will be live-streamed at: http://www.navy.mil/ah_online/live/ah-live.asp . The link will become active approximately five minutes prior to the event (9:55AM ET).

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Port Everglades Corporate Communications at 954-468-3527.

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