The all clear has been given at Homestead Air Reserve Base in Florida after the discovery of bomb that fell off a fighter jet.
Homestead Air Reserve Base Given All-Clear After ‘Damaged Ordinance Was Repaired’ https://t.co/dHAEwsD6dO
— CBS4 Miami (@CBSMiami) December 16, 2021
The base was evacuated around 7:30 p.m. last night after the 500-pound ordinance fell off an F-16 fighter jet while the plane was still on the ground.
The all-clear was given shortly before 10 p.m. after the explosive was repaired and no one was hurt.
#UPDATE– Officials from Homestead Air Reserve Base evacuated personnel from the base due to a mishandled explosive. https://t.co/WIMWHppzpB
— WSVN 7 News (@wsvn) December 16, 2021