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EOD conducts multi-day field training exercise

EOD conducts multi-day field training exercise

Airman 1st Class Michael McDermott, 4th Civil Engineer Squadron Explosive Ordnance Disposal technician, prepares for a night-operations training simulation at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina, May 13, 2020. The night-based training required Airmen to enter a building full of traps and successfully disarm them. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jacob Derry)

EOD conducts multi-day field training exercise

Airman 1st Class Joshua Peck, 4th Civil Engineer Squadron Explosive Ordnance Disposal technician, probes at a buried UXO at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina May 13, 2020. EOD members conducted a multiday field training exercise for new Airmen to complete upgrade training and to serve as a refresher for more seasoned members of the career field. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jacob Derry)

EOD conducts multi-day field training exercise

Members assigned to the 4th Civil Engineer Squadron Explosive Ordnance Disposal team build a coffer dam around thermite grenades at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina, May 14, 2020. A coffer dam is made to keep the slag from the grenades in a concentrated area over the metal, improving the effectiveness of the thermite grenade. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jacob Derry)

EOD conducts multi-day field training exercise

Staff Sgt. Ross Degerstrom, 916th Civil Engineer Squadron Explosive Ordnance Disposal technician, locates a simulated improvised explosive device at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina May 13, 2020. EOD members conducted a multiday field training exercise for new Airmen to complete upgrade training and sharpen their skills. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jacob Derry)

EOD conducts multi-day field training exercise

Airman 1st Class Michael McDermott, 4th Civil Engineer squadron EOD technician (rear), and Staff Sgt. Ross Degerstrom, 916th Civil Engineer Squadron EOD technician (front), prepare to perform a remote pull on a simulated improvised explosive device at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina, May 13, 2020. A remote pull is a technique to disarm an IED at a safe distance. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jacob Derry)

EOD conducts multi-day field training exercise

Airman 1st Class Michael McDermott, 4th Civil Engineer squadron EOD technician (left), and Staff Sgt. Ross Degerstrom, 916th Civil Engineer Squadron EOD technician (right), prepare to perform a remote pull on a simulated improvised explosive device at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina, May 13, 2020. A remote pull is a technique to disarm an IED at a safe distance. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jacob Derry)

EOD conducts multi-day field training exercise

Staff Sgt. Ross Degerstrom, 916th Civil Engineer Squadron Explosive Ordnance Disposal technician, watches his wingman clear the road ahead of him during an exercise at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina May 13, 2020. EOD technicians provide the ability to detect, monitor, evaluate, and decontaminate explosive, radioactive, chemical, or biological ordnance hazards. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jacob Derry)

EOD conducts multi-day field training exercise

Airmen assigned to the 4th Civil Engineer Squadron Explosive Ordnance Disposal team prepare to conduct night-operations training at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina, May 13, 2020. The night-based training required Airmen to enter a building full of traps and successfully disarm them. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jacob Derry)

EOD conducts multi-day field training exercise

Airmen assigned to the 4th Civil Engineer Squadron Explosive Ordnance Disposal team prepare to conduct night-operations training at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina, May 13, 2020. The night-based training required Airmen to enter a building full of traps and successfully disarm them. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jacob Derry)

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