mine disposal


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mine disposal

The operation by suitably qualified personnel designed to render safe, neutralize, recover, remove, or destroy mines.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.mine disposal - the disposal of explosive minesmine disposal - the disposal of explosive mines  
disposition, disposal - the act or means of getting rid of something
minesweeping - the activity of detecting and disposing of marine mines
Translations

mine disposal

ndisinnesco di mine
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To be equipped with a mine-hunting combat management system and mine disposal vehicles integrated by Lockheed Martin, the first-of-class will be delivered by Intermarine and completed by the Taiwanese shipyard, while the following vessels will be built and fitted-out locally with technology transfer and support from the Italian shipyard.
After graduating from the college, he signed up for an underwater mine disposal course.
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parachutes, they e to the ground to damage they did not detonate immediately, they were approached by mine disposal officers of the Royal Navy Volunteer Reserve, such as Lieutenant Horace Taylor and Sub-Lieutenant Russon.
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Later that year, the Naval Mine Disposal School was also established.
Mutar's firm operates throughout Iraq, destroying weapons confiscated from militants by the US military, deactivating mines and helping train the Iraqi army in mine disposal techniques.
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The others buried the concrete blocks in the sand, fastening them with the cables to rings on the mine itself, holding it steady until the arrival of the Naval Mine Disposal Squad.
A British mine disposal expert has been killed in Lebanon while clearing cluster bombs dropped by Israeli forces during last year's war with Hezbollah.