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Pentagon may use “updated MOAB” against North Korea

UNITED STATES, PENTAGON - The United States has caused the so-called "mother of all bombs", the world's most powerful non-nuclear bomb, according to Bloomberg. "The final version of the GBU-57 bomb has been produced and weighs about 13 tons," Air Force spokeswoman Capt. Emily Grabowski said....

US modernized the “mother of all bombs”

The US Armed Forces modernized its most powerful non-nuclear munition - the GBU-57 airbomb. This is reported by Bloomberg with reference to the representative of the Pentagon Emily Grabowski. GBU-57 weighing 13 tons and a charge of almost 2.5 tons of explosive can penetrate into the...

Baby MOAB — The US Air Force weapon of the future

The US Air Force’s weapon of the future may not be so high-tech after all: a miniature version of the MOAB bomb that the Pentagon dropped on Afghanistan in April, Defense Tech reported. The Massive Ordnance Air Blast bomb, a 21,000-pound weapon, is also referred...

MOAB — Mother of All Bombs GBU-43/B, most powerful non-nuclear bomb made so far

https://youtu.be/i9H50tHiHjs The GBU-43/B Massive Ordnance Air Blast (MOAB, aka Mother of All Bombs, most powerful non-nuclear bomb made so far) deliver a hell of a punch & blast radius of up to one mile (on each side). --- The United States dropped a massive GBU-43 bomb, also...

Mother Of All Bombs — an inhuman act, a brutal act against innocent people, Afghanistan ex-president

An attack that saw the United States drop the largest non-nuclear bomb on Afghanistan was a "brutal act" against Afghan people, the environment and the country's sovereignty, Hamid Karzai, former president, has told Al Jazeera. ______ The 9,797kg GBU-43 Massive Ordnance Air Blast (MOAB) was unleashed...

With a blast of nearly 44 tonnes of TNT, Russian FOAB ‘father of all bombs’ is four times bigger then MOAB

The United States just dropped a 10,000 kg conventional bomb in Afghanistan. The bomb, the Massive Ordinance Air Blast, nicknamed the “mother of all bombs” because of its acronym, is the largest non-nuclear bomb in the US arsenal. But Russia has an even bigger one. The so-called...

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