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Specialist navy team from Portsmouth blow up 500kg wartime bomb – The News


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Specialist navy team from Portsmouth blow up 500kg wartime bomb
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ROYAL Navy explosive experts have detonated a Second World War bomb discovered in the River Thames. The historic ordnance was found in the George V Dock during pre-planned construction work near London City Airport on Sunday morning. The bomb being ...

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Incredible video shows explosion of 500kg WW2 bomb that brought London City Airport to standstill – Evening Standard


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Incredible video shows explosion of 500kg WW2 bomb that brought London City Airport to standstill
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The dramatic moment a 500kg World War Two bomb discovered near London City Airport was detonated beneath the waters of the Thames estuary has been captured in this incredible video footage. Video recorded by Royal Navy bomb disposal experts shows a
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London City Airport unexploded Nazi bomb dragged out to sea in nine hour operation as site remains closed – Mirror.co.uk


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London City Airport unexploded Nazi bomb dragged out to sea in nine hour operation as site remains closed
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The German Luftwaffe dropped around 25,000 tonnes of bombs on east London’s Royal Docks during the Blitz, according to the Royal Docks Management Authority. Robert Sinclair, CEO of London City Airport, confirmed it would remain closed for the rest of

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IN PICTURES: Portsmouth divers attend unexploded bomb incident at London City Airport – The News


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IN PICTURES: Portsmouth divers attend unexploded bomb incident at London City Airport
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According to the Royal Navy, four responders have attended the incident, with plans in motion to tow the bomb out to sea for disposal later today. A spokeswoman from the Royal Navy said: ‘We have an initial team of four responders who have ascertained
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