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Synonyms for BLU-82
a reliable and deadly 15,000-pound fragmentation bomb that explodes just above ground with a large radius
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weapon system, or Daisy Cutter, was first used in Vietnam.
The fuel-air BLU-82
bomb combines a watery mixture of ammonium nitrate and aluminum with air.
costs $27,000, is about the size of a Volkswagen Beetle, and weighs 15,000 pounds.
Billed as the world's biggest non-nuclear bomb, the BLU-82
was first used in Vietnam to clear landing zones in the jungle.