Explosive exercise planned at Elmendorf

Posted: Wednesday, November 14, 2001

ANCHORAGE (AP) -- Numerous explosions will be heard in Anchorage Thursday.

Not to worry.

It will only be a military exercise at Elmendorf Air Force Base.

Between 10:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Elmendorf's explosive ordnance disposal team will set off more than 800 ground burst simulators.

Base officials said the noisy devices are used to simulate bomb explosions during training exercises.



Related Searches

 ANCHORAGE   ELMENDORF AIR FORCE BASE   ELMENDORF   NOISY DEVICES 

Subscribe to Peninsula Clarion



Trending this week:


 
 

Peninsula Clarion © 2015. All Rights Reserved. | Contact Us