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What does QD stand for?

QD stands for Quantity Distance

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Four new distance learning courses, AMMO-99-DL, AMMO-100-DL, AMMO 101-DL and AMMO-102-DL, provide self-paced instruction on explosives safety quantity distance (ESQD) principles, Army safety site planning, and tutorials on using an Automated Quantity Distance Calculator approved by the Department of Defense Explosive Safety Board (DDESB).
His detailed review of over 1,900 facilities, every potential explosive site, and over 593 exposed site relationships resulted in the elimination of 77 quantity distance violations.
While munitions are loaded or unloaded around the corner at the pier on the West Loch Naval Magazine, the birds safely go about their routine, protected from human interference by an Explosive Safety Quantity Distance Arc that limits land uses in the area.