UXO


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UXO

abbr.
unexploded ordnance
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Cat 2: Explosive ordnance disposal: Active explosive disposal of confirmed UXO objects or acting platform for military disposal of confirmed UXO objects.
Outdoor recreation may be allowed on or near these areas and they are often marked with warning signs that advise of the potential UXO hazards.
Chartier, USA, Counter-IED and Countermine Portfolio Manager, DoD Unexploded Ordnance Center of Excellence will speak on coordinating UXO RDT&E at the Unexploded Center of Excellence
Following the July-August hostilities, the risk of UXO and Explosive Remnants of War (ERW) became significantly high.
4 million on the UXO, environmental and cultural investigation of the Former Camp Ipperwash, according to an email from DND.
But despite the brief media flash, we have to remember that death by UXO is a mainstay of existence in the Gaza Strip.
In her insightful chapter, Vatthana Pholsena "reads" the reconstruction of Route 9 from Savannakhet to the Vietnam border in central Laos in the context of both the war (the road was heavily bombed) and its aftermath (not only of the continuing presence of UXO, but also the unmentioned sites of former re-education camps).
When construction began, the post had no idea any UXO were present, said Management Counselor Robert A.
The Yemen Association for Landmines and UXO Survivors works with victims, organizing vocational training sessions and psychological support groups, among other advocacy efforts.
The HI programmes conducted by the German national association, which range from educating people about the dangers of UXO to bomb disposal, are funded by the German Foreign Ministry.
Over the course of the year, over 130,000 live UXO and over 70 tons of scrap munitions were extracted from the ground.
Battambang, about 300 kilometers northwest of Phnom Penh, still has many landmines left over from decades of civil war that ended in 1998, as well as unexploded ordnance, or UXO, dropped by the U.