GBU-43/B MAS­SIVE ORD­NANCE AIR BLAST

The Washington Times Daily - - WORLD -

The MOAB, nick­named the “mother of all bombs”, is the most pow­er­ful non-nu­clear bomb in the U.S. arse­nal. In ser­vice since 2003, the bomb is de­signed to be dropped by a C-130 plane and guided by the craft’s GPS sys­tem.

THE WASH­ING­TON TIMES

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Source: Fed­er­a­tion of Amer­i­can Sci­en­tists,

U.S. Air Force, Air Force Ar­ma­ment Museum

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