Significance of Pakistan’s Tactical Nuclear Weapons

A Tactical Nuclear Weapon (TNW) is a nuclear weapon, smaller in its explosive power, which is developed to be used in the military situation on a battlefield. A TNW is a non-strategic weapon. It is the product of Cold war. The US considered it convenient…

Coast Guard, Canadian EOD Specialists Train to Mitigate Maritime Threa

U.S. Coast Guard deployable specialized forces and Royal Canadian Navy explosive ordnance disposal technicians trained for maritime interdiction operations during the opening events of the force integration training phase of Rim of the Pacific Southern California. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Coast Guard, Canadian EOD Specialists…

Round Reflection

Marines conduct explosive detection patrols at Landing Zone Gander in Okinawa, Japan, June 27, 2018. The Marines are assigned to the 3rd Law Enforcement Battalion, III Marine Expeditionary Force Information Group. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Jordan Gilbert VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Round Reflection http://www.defense.gov/graphics/DODc-small.gif

WAHIAWA, Hawaii (July 2, 2018)

Chief Explosive Ordnance Disposal Technician Alan Sinner, left, assigned to Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit (EODMU) 2, signals Republic of Korea navy Petty Officer 1st Class Kim Dunhee, assigned to Special Warfare Brigade Explosive Ordnance Disposal Unit One, to rappel off a simulated building during…

High Alert: Hawaii’s Kilauea Volcano Is Now Spewing Large ‘Ballistic’ Rocks

Explosive eruption rocks Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano summit An explosive eruption rocked the summit of Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano, spewing a large plume of ash nearly nine kilometres into the sky early Thursday. According to the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) the eruption occurred about 4 a.m. local…

Wheeled Wonder

Air Force Airman 1st Class Kyle Riley shows students explosive ordnance disposal tools during the National Police Week Law Enforcement Exposition at Fairchild Air Force Base, Wash., May 16, 2018. Air Force Airman 1st Class Whitney Laine VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Wheeled Wonder http://www.defense.gov/graphics/DODc-small.gif

MEDITERRANEAN SEA (May 11, 2018)

Explosive ordnance disposal technicians fast-rope from an MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter assigned to the “Dragon Slayers” of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 11 on to the flight deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75). Harry S. Truman’s support of Operation…

Breach Bunch

Marine Corps School of Infantry East students detonate an explosive charge during a breaching exercise at Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, N.C., April 18, 2018. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Ginnie Lee VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Breach Bunch http://www.defense.gov/graphics/DODc-small.gif