Information

Serial Code Fragments:

GBU-39 Small Diameter Bombs (SDBs)

Confirmed Company:

Boeing


Victims:

Unknown


Location:

Aleppo, Syria


Date:

27.03.2019


Map:

F12


Type of weapon

GBU-39 SDB

About

The Israeli Air Force (IAF) used US-Made GBU-39 Small Diameter Bombs (SDBs) on the Syrian city of Aleppo, a photo released by pro-government activists on March 28 reveals. The photo shows the remains of one of the munitions which were used in the attack, that occurred in the late hours of March 27. The remains appear to be identical to the wings of the GBU-39 bomb.

Remanant of the GBU-39 Bomb. Image on the right shows the bomb with its wing open.

Image of a complet GBU-39 bomb by Boeing.

Boeing Integrated Defense Systems which manufacures the GBU bomb is a subdivision of the Boeing company. Mainly know for its commercial aircrafts, the defence, space and security setor makes up to 45% of Boeings revenue.

The Laser Small Diameter Bomb by Boeing. A semi-active Laser (SAL) sensor currently used by Boeing’s Laser JDAM.

Boeing stand at the Sea-Air-Space 2017 at the National Harbor in Maryland, USA. The High Altitude Anti-Submarine Warfare Weapon Capability (HAAWC) is seen here in the video. Just behind the HAAWC looking very similar like the one presented are the different JDAM ER from Boeing.