smoke bomb


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smoke bomb

An air-dropped bomb that emits smoke either on impact or while in descent. The former normally is a practice bomb, and the smoke is used to plot errors; the latter is used to calculate wind velocity.
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With regards to that and the smoke bombs, we don't want that."
Last month a Manchester United fan who set off a smoke bomb during Sir Alex Ferguson's last game in charge, against West Bromwich Albion, was given a suspended twomonth jail term and banned from any football grounds for three years.
Video footage from the dramatic stunt yesterday morning showed the man flying away after he dropped the smoke bomb at the Bugey site 35km east of Lyon and begin circling the reactor to start his descent.
"It is obvious what the claim of the Interior Minister is aimed at a when you are engaged in combat and the things are not looking good for you, the tactics is to throw a smoke bomb," Stanishev commented.
To test that theory, walls have been opened to reveal the old pipes and smoke bomb tests have been undertaken.
A three-minute smoke bomb is all it takes to fill the blocked-off section with smoke to detect leaks in pipes.
The character cuts classes, hangs out with the wrong group of students and, with two other students, is kicked out of school for setting off a smoke bomb in a dormitory.
THE Portsmouth fan who threw a smoke bomb at Sunderland supporters last month has been banned from attending games for three years.
Kick-offat Tynecastle was delayed whi le a smoke bomb wascleared from the pitch and each goal brought more pyrotechnics to the field.
The club said it had to act in light of 'unacceptable incidents' at recent matches, including fans bringing a smoke bomb into Gateshead's FA Trophy semi-final match against Bromley last Saturday.