49th CES EOD hosts advanced training course
By Staff Sgt. Stacy Jonsgaard , 49th Wing Public Affairs / Published April 13, 2017
HOLLOMAN AIR FORCE BASE N.M. --
49th Civil Engineer Squadron explosive ordnance disposal technicians perform electronic diagnostics on a hostage improvised explosive device to disarm it during training at Holloman Air Force Base, N.M. Apr. 7, 2017.
The 49th CES EOD flight hosted an advanced electronics diagnostic course with EOD Airmen from Misawa Air Force Base, Japan and Cannon Air Force Base N.M. This training taught EOD Airmen about today's up and coming electronics technology and how these technologies can be incorporated by bomb makers. During the course, students learned advanced electronic circuitry and how to analyze and interpret how it functions the IED in order to safely disarm a bomb.