CBU-24/B cluster bomb Weapon Systems // Missiles/Rockets/Bombs // Land Attack/Theater


Country of Origin: USA

The CBU-24/B is an anti-personnel, anti-material cluster bomb consisting of an SUU-30 launcher containing 650 BLU-26/B "Guava" bomblets, each about the size of a tennis ball. The SUU-30 is a metal cylinder divided lengthwise, with half containing a strong back section supporting forced ejection and sway bracing. The two halves lock together. Four cast-aluminum fins are attached at a 9-degree to the aft end of the dispenser and are canted 12.5 degrees to impart spin-stabilized flight....

 

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