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Subject: MOAB Leaves An Impact
SYSOP    4/18/2017 5:10:45 AM
 
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trenchsol       4/18/2017 10:21:18 AM
Russia has a lot of territory, more than any other country in the world. A large share of it is populated sparsely. Not easy to defend, in general. There a lot of places where they could drop a large bomb in order to stop invaders without worrying about harming civilians.
 
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violentnuke       4/18/2017 12:00:49 PM
I thought the blast was 5 times its weight of TNT. I suppose the 10ton MOAB doing 10 ton yield is much heavier than the actual explosive charge. Most of the weight must be for penetrator and casing material
 
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trenchsol       4/20/2017 10:47:14 AM
I understood that there is a separate version of MOAB which serves as bunker buster, and it was not the one dropped recently.
 
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