US Cluster Bomb Unit, CBU-2/A

 

1114-010

Description

The CBU-2/A is designed to be mounted on Air Force aircraft F-4C, F-5, F-84, F-86, F-100, F-104, and F-105 and Navy aircraft A-4D and F8U. It is an anti materiel munition and is used against targets such as trucks, parked aircraft, ammunition, fuel tanks, and radar equipment. The dispenser has a thin aluminum skin and contains 19 thin-walled, anodized aluminum tubes, 17 of which are loaded with 360 bombs BLU-3/B.

See Also

Bomb, Fragmentation, BLU-3/B

Dispenser, SUU-7A/A

Source(s)

CBU Data Sheets (1970)