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UXO found, detonated at Vandenberg

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif.  - An unexploded ordnance was found by 30th Civil Engineer Squadron explosive ordnance disposal technicians here Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2010. The EOD technicians found the UXO weighing approximately 200 pounds while conducting a sweep of the area on South Base after the Bear Creek Fire incident. Firefighters were cautious fighting the fire because the area was suspected to have remains of unexploded ordnance. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Ashley Reed)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. - An unexploded ordnance was found by 30th Civil Engineer Squadron explosive ordnance disposal technicians here Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2010. The EOD technicians found the UXO weighing approximately 200 pounds while conducting a sweep of the area on South Base after the Bear Creek Fire incident. Firefighters were cautious fighting the fire because the area was suspected to have remains of unexploded ordnance. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Ashley Reed)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif.  - The 30th Civil Engineer Squadron explosive ordnance disposal technicians conducted a blow-in-place on an unexploded ordnance found here Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2010. The EOD technicians found the UXO while conducting a sweep of the area on South Base a week after the Bear Creek Fire incident. Sweeps are conducted to keep the base free of hazardous materials.  (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Ashley Reed)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. - The 30th Civil Engineer Squadron explosive ordnance disposal technicians conducted a blow-in-place on an unexploded ordnance found here Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2010. The EOD technicians found the UXO while conducting a sweep of the area on South Base a week after the Bear Creek Fire incident. Sweeps are conducted to keep the base free of hazardous materials. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Ashley Reed)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. – The 30th Civil Engineer Squadron explosive ordnance disposal technicians found an unexploded ordnance weighing approximately 200 pounds here Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2010. The EOD technicians found the UXO and disposed of it during their sweep of the area on South Base after the Bear Creek Fire incident. Firefighters were cautious fighting the fire because the area was suspected to have remains of unexploded ordnance. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Ashley Reed)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. – The 30th Civil Engineer Squadron explosive ordnance disposal technicians found an unexploded ordnance weighing approximately 200 pounds here Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2010. The EOD technicians found the UXO and disposed of it during their sweep of the area on South Base after the Bear Creek Fire incident. Firefighters were cautious fighting the fire because the area was suspected to have remains of unexploded ordnance. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Ashley Reed)