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Team Pete participates in joint EOD exercise

FORT CARSON, Colo. – Senior Airman John Hill, 302nd Civil Engineer Squadron Explosive Ordnance Disposal journeyman, leads a convoy of EOD technicians to the bombing range at Fort Carson, Colo., Aug. 31, 2016. Organized by the 21st CES EOD flight, the team set out to test their skills during a live, mass-demolition training operation. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Dennis Hoffman)

FORT CARSON, Colo. – Senior Airman John Hill, 302nd Civil Engineer Squadron Explosive Ordnance Disposal journeyman, leads a convoy of EOD technicians to the bombing range at Fort Carson, Colo., Aug. 31, 2016. Organized by the 21st CES EOD flight, the team set out to test their skills during a live, mass-demolition training operation. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Dennis Hoffman)

FORT CARSON, Colo. – Explosive Ordnance Disposal technicians from the Colorado Springs military community engage in a safety brief before the day’s training at the bombing range on Fort Carson, Colo., Aug 31, 2016. Airmen from the 302nd Logistics Readiness Squadron, 302nd Civil Engineer Squadron EOD flight, 21st CES EOD flight, 21st Medical Group and the United States Air Force Academy munitions team were all involved in the training. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Dennis Hoffman)

FORT CARSON, Colo. – Explosive Ordnance Disposal technicians from the Colorado Springs military community engage in a safety brief before the day’s training at the bombing range on Fort Carson, Colo., Aug 31, 2016. Airmen from the 302nd Logistics Readiness Squadron, 302nd Civil Engineer Squadron EOD flight, 21st CES EOD flight, 21st Medical Group and the United States Air Force Academy munitions team were all involved in the training. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Dennis Hoffman)

FORT CARSON, Colo. – Explosive Ordnance Disposal technicians from around the Colorado Springs community lower explosives in preparation for at a live, mass-demolition training operation at a bombing range on Fort Carson, Colo., Aug 31, 2016. The team set out to test their skills during training coordinated by the 21st Civil Engineer Squadron EOD flight. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Dennis Hoffman)

FORT CARSON, Colo. – Explosive Ordnance Disposal technicians from around the Colorado Springs community lower explosives in preparation for at a live, mass-demolition training operation at a bombing range on Fort Carson, Colo., Aug 31, 2016. The team set out to test their skills during training coordinated by the 21st Civil Engineer Squadron EOD flight. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Dennis Hoffman)

FORT CARSON, Colo. – Staff Sgt. Steven Fontana, 21st Civil Engineer Squadron Explosive Ordnance Disposal plans and intelligence NCO in charge, molds C-4 around a detonation cord at the bombing range on Fort Carson, Colo., Aug 31, 2016. In order for the detonation to function correctly, Fontana tightly molded the C-4 around the cord to eliminate any air pockets that could disrupt the operation. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Dennis Hoffman)

FORT CARSON, Colo. – Staff Sgt. Steven Fontana, 21st Civil Engineer Squadron Explosive Ordnance Disposal plans and intelligence NCO in charge, molds C-4 around a detonation cord at the bombing range on Fort Carson, Colo., Aug 31, 2016. In order for the detonation to function correctly, Fontana tightly molded the C-4 around the cord to eliminate any air pockets that could disrupt the operation. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Dennis Hoffman)

FORT CARSON, Colo. – Staff Sgt. Steven Fontana, 21st Civil Engineer Squadron Explosive Ordnance Disposal plans and intelligence NCO in charge, ties detonation cords to explosives at the bombing range at Fort Carson, Colo., Aug 31, 2016. This was the largest mass demolition exercise the 21st CES EOD flight has had training with to date. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Dennis Hoffman)

FORT CARSON, Colo. – Staff Sgt. Steven Fontana, 21st Civil Engineer Squadron Explosive Ordnance Disposal plans and intelligence NCO in charge, ties detonation cords to explosives at the bombing range at Fort Carson, Colo., Aug 31, 2016. This was the largest mass demolition exercise the 21st CES EOD flight has had training with to date. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Dennis Hoffman)

FORT CARSON, Colo. – Explosive Ordnance Disposal technicians from the Colorado Springs military community speed away from the blast site in a Humvee at the bombing range on Fort Carson, Colo., Aug 31, 2016. From the time the blast caps were set, the EOD team had 15 minutes to proceed to the viewing area and detonate the explosives. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Dennis Hoffman)

FORT CARSON, Colo. – Explosive Ordnance Disposal technicians from the Colorado Springs military community speed away from the blast site in a Humvee at the bombing range on Fort Carson, Colo., Aug 31, 2016. From the time the blast caps were set, the EOD team had 15 minutes to proceed to the viewing area and detonate the explosives. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Dennis Hoffman)

FORT CARSON, Colo. – A 302nd Civil Engineer Squadron Explosive Ordnance Disposal technician watches as explosives detonate during a live, mass-demolition training operation at the bombing range on Fort Carson, Colo., Aug 31, 2016. The closest anyone could view the explosion safely was approximately two miles from the blast site. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Dennis Hoffman)

FORT CARSON, Colo. – A 302nd Civil Engineer Squadron Explosive Ordnance Disposal technician watches as explosives detonate during a live, mass-demolition training operation at the bombing range on Fort Carson, Colo., Aug 31, 2016. The closest anyone could view the explosion safely was approximately two miles from the blast site. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Dennis Hoffman)

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- FORT CARSON, Colo. – Senior Airman John Hill, 302nd Civil Engineer Squadron Explosive Ordnance Disposal journeyman, leads a convoy of EOD technicians to the bombing range at Fort Carson, Colo., Aug. 31, 2016. Organized by the 21st CES EOD flight, the team set out to test their skills during a live, mass-demolition training operation. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Dennis Hoffman)

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