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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
Evening Standard
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
WW2 bomb found near London City Airport blown upBBC News
Video shows the Royal Navy blowing up a World War II bomb that shut a London airportBusiness Insider
Here’s what happened to the London City Airport bomb when it was detonatedMetro
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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
London City Airport shut as WW2 bomb found near ThamesBBC News

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Royal Navy flagship HMS Ocean pulls into Plymouth for the last time before being sold off to Brazil – Daily Mail


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Royal Navy flagship HMS Ocean pulls into Plymouth for the last time before being sold off to Brazil
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‘Six of us, myself included were original crew so we joined the ship in Barrow-In-Furness in 1997, we were part of the crew who were commissioned to her in September 1998 so bringing her back into Plymouth for the final time today has been quite a

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HMS Ocean is sailing into Plymouth for the very last time as a serving Royal Navy ship – Plymouth Herald


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HMS Ocean is sailing into Plymouth for the very last time as a serving Royal Navy ship
Plymouth Herald
Tomorrow will be a historic day for HMS Ocean as she sails into Plymouth for the very last time as a serving Royal Navy vessel. The Royal Navy’s Fleet Flagship, which is due to be sold to Brazil, will enter Devonport Naval Base for the last time under

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