What is the Mother of All Bombs? (MOAB) It was used in Afghanistan today
By: +David Herron; Date: April 13, 2017
According to Wikipedia:
The MOAB is not a penetrator weapon and is primarily intended for soft to medium surface targets covering extended areas and targets in a contained environment such as a deep canyon or within a cave system.
|Weight||10,300 kg (22,600 lb)|
|Length||9.1885 m (30 ft 1.75 in)|
|Diameter||103 cm (40.5 in)|
|Filling||H-6 ( https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Composition_H6)|
|Filling weight||8,500 kg (18,700 lb)|
|Blast yield||11 tons TNT|
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