EOD: "It's a game of chess for keeps"
Master Sgt. Jeremy Phillips, 27th Special Operations Civil Engineer Squadron Explosive Ordnance Disposal flight chief, places a simulated improvised explosive device in the ground during IED training at Melrose Air Force Range, N.M., Sept. 28, 2016. An IED is any bomb constructed and deployed in other ways than conventional military methods and commonly used as a roadside bomb. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Luke Kitterman/Released)