gravity bomb

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a bomb that falls because of gravity and is not guided to a target

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To achieve maximum penetration the free-fall bomb is usually dropped by the Nighthawk in a steep dive.
Louis--is a relatively low-cost kit that converts existing, unguided, free-fall bombs into accurately guided "smart" weapons.
These include free-fall bombs filled with anthrax, botulinum toxin and aflatoxin.
JDAM continues to be a highly successful, low-cost guidance kit that converts existing unguided free-fall bombs into accurately guided "smart" weapons.
JDAM is a low-cost, modular guidance kit that converts unguided free-fall bombs into near precision-guided weapons.
Each kit converts existing free-fall bombs into accurately guided "smart" weapons, allowing pilots to attack from higher altitudes and in adverse weather conditions.
JDAM is a low-cost tail kit that converts existing free-fall bombs into highly accurate, "smart" weapons.
Harris also is providing Anti-Jam Global Positioning System (AJ GPS) modules to Boeing for the Joint Direct Attack Munition, which is a low- cost tail kit that converts existing free-fall bombs into highly accurate, "smart" weapons.
Harris also is providing Anti-Jam Global Positioning System (AJ GPS) modules to Boeing for the JDAM, which is a low-cost tail kit that converts existing free-fall bombs into highly accurate, "smart" weapons.
We are pleased to provide our Air Force customers a state-of-the-art system that converts free-fall bombs into precision-guided munitions," said Cynthia Sailar, vice president and general manager at Lockheed Martin in Archbald, PA.
The Joint Direct Attack Munition (JDAM) is a low-cost guidance kit that converts conventional free-fall bombs into "smart bombs" able to locate targets up to 15 miles away.
JDAM is a low-cost guidance kit that converts existing unguided free-fall bombs into accurately guided "smart" weapons.