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Definition(s):

  • (n) a pinpoint bomb guidance device that can be strapped to a gravity bomb thus converting dumb bombs into smart bombs

News

  • Boeing Reaches 250,000-Kit Milestone for JDAM Weapon Program

    St. Charles MO (SPX) Aug 21, 2013 Boeing has marked its recent production of the 250,000th Joint Direct Attack Munition (JDAM) guidance kit, a major milestone for a program that, since 1998, has reliably and affordably converted unguided munitions into near-precision weapons. The company facility in St. Charles produces more than 40 JDAM kits every day, on time and on budget. "The JDAM remains a ...
    on August 21, 2013     Source: Space War

Quotes

  • "These upgrades to the F/A-18 Hornet will provide the Royal Australian Air Force with leading-edge technology, ensuring the Hornet's continued ability to operate as Australia's frontline fighter aircraft," Fitzgibbon said. "The JDAM...
    on Jun 24, 2008 By: Joel Fitzgibbon Source: Aero-News Network

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