Many deployments use EBS as their permanent storage solution, while keeping regular snapshots on an S3 bucket. This is crucial in avoiding permanent data loss.
Warning! Although the steps to delete a snapshot are extremely simple, make sure you really want to delete the snapshot. Reckless removal of snapshots can result in permanent data loss!
To delete an EBS Snapshot, go to Clouds -> AWS US (or other region) -> EBS Snapshots. The UI provides several means to delete a snapshot, including:
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