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UXO disposal

Senior Airman Tristan Persico (left) and Staff Sgt. Jason Weimer (right), 18th Civil Engineer Squadron Explosive Ordnance Disposal specialists, brush away dirt from a UXO at Kadena Air Base, Japan Oct. 19, 2008. The 18th Wing partnered with local government agencies to successfully remove the UXO while ensuring the safety of local citizens. EOD specialists safely destroyed the munition on the EOD range in the Kadena Munitions Storage Area. The 35-pound World War II-era rocket warheard was discovered near the base fence line during construction activities on Aug. 6. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Amanda Grabiec)

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