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Grand Shield 23-1 Maintains Force Readiness

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  • By Staff Sgt. Derek Seifert and Airman 1st Class Andrew Britten
  • 379th Expeditionary Air Wing Public Affairs
U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Micael Edwards, 379th Expeditionary Civil Engineer Squadron explosive ordnance disposal team leader, executes the removal of an unexploded ordinance during exercise Grand Shield 23-1, Mar. 15, 2023, at Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar. Grand Shield is a recurring exercise that allows the 379th Air Expeditionary Wing to test its response capabilities to simulated threats. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Andrew Britten)