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What does NEW stand for?

NEW stands for Net Explosive Weight

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TSgt Murphy re-sited the entire 850K lbs Net Explosive Weight, 24 Potential Explosion Site Temporary Munitions Storage Area, and corrected explosive quantity-distance violations that presented a hazard to HN, USA and USAF resources and personnel.
The missions together posed a significant challenge to the 834th as the general cargo could not be within the Net Explosive Weight arc zone.
In less than 2 hours, they also moved and stored 8,000 pounds net explosive weight (NEW) received on a C-17; operations doubled the munitions storage area's (MSA) previous total NEW, all accomplished without incident or mishaps.