US Cluster Bomb Unit, CBU-1/A




The CBU-1/A is designed to be mounted on Air Force aircraft F-4C, F-5, F-94, F-86, F-100, F-104G, F-105 and Navy aircraft A4 and F8U. It is an antipersonnel-type munition. The dispenser contains 19 thin-walled steel tubes which vary in length and have a capacity of from 22 to 32 bombs depending upon the individual tube length.

Contains 508 BLU-4/B.

See Also

Bomb, Fragmentation, BLU-4/B

Dispenser, SUU-7/A


CBU Data Sheets (1970)