Other articles related to "bomb, car":
... In forensic science, the point of detonation of a bombis referred to as its blast seat, seat of explosion, blast hole or epicenter ...
... A carbomb, or truck bombalso known as a Vehicle Borne Improvised Explosive Device (VBIED), is an improvised explosive device placed inside a caror other vehicle and then detonated ... Carbombs act as their own delivery mechanisms and can carry a relatively large amount of explosives without attracting suspicion in larger vehicles and trucks, weights of ... Carbombs are activated in a variety of ways including opening the vehicle's doors, starting the engine, depressing the accelerator or brake pedals or simply lighting a fuse or setting a ...
... To combat this, the standard Mk-82 General Purpose bombcan be fitted with a special high-drag tail fin unit. 4 folded fins which spring open into a cruciform shape when the bombis released ... The fins increase the drag of the bomb slowing its forward progress and allowing the delivery aircraft to safely pass over the target before the bombexplodes ...
... The Mark 84 or BLU-117 is an American general-purpose bomb it is also the largest of the Mark 80 series of weapons ... War, it became a commonly used US heavy unguided bomb(due to the amount of High-explosive content packed inside) to be dropped, second only to the 15,000 pounds (6,803.9 kg) BLU-82 "Daisy Cutter ...
Famous quotes containing the words car and/or bomb:
“The American Dream has run out of gas. The car has stopped. It no longer supplies the world with its images, its dreams, its fantasies. No more. Its over. It supplies the world with its nightmares now: the Kennedy assassination, Watergate, Vietnam.”
—J.G. (James Graham)
“... There, there,
What you complain of, all the nations share.
Their effort is a mounting ecstasy
That when it gets too exquisite to bear
Will find relief in one burst. You shall see.
Thats what a certain bomb was sent to be.”
—Robert Frost (18741963)