Air bomb exploded in the harbor of the Polish city during mine clearance

The air bomb from the Second World War exploded during mine clearance in the harbor of the Polish city of Swinoujscie. Bomb squadters tried to burn the explosives from the shell at temperatures below the threshold of detonation. But the charge exploded. Specialists did not rule out such a scenario, so they worked at a distance. None of them were injured. Before the demining began, 750 people were evacuated from Swinoujscie port.

English aviation dropped a Tallboy bomb on German ships in 1945. The shell weighing 5.4 tons lay at a depth of 12 meters. “The Tallboy was considered the largest unexploded bomb of the Second World War.