Footage shows made-in-Turkey shelter-piercing bomb at work
Cengizhan ÇATAL ANKARA - Hürriyet
The bomb can successfully hit and destroy targets.Video footage of a shelter-piercing bomb that was produced by Turkish scientists after long-term work has been revealed by the Scientific and Technical Research Council of Turkey (TÜBİTAK).
The bomb, which was produced by TÜBİTAK's Defense Industry Development Institute, is described as a permeative bomb and can be used for destroying shelters and caves.
The footage shows how the bomb works, as it can successfully hit and destroy targets like artificial and natural shelters.
The bomb is 870 kilograms heavy, 2.5 meters long and can be installed on all types of war aircraft possessed by the Turkish Armed Forces.