26 November 2002
CURRICULUM OUTLINE OF INSTRUCTION
Lesson Topic 8.17:
Lecture with handouts
Partially supported by this lesson topic:
Upon completion of this unit of instruction, the student
will identify the different types of airborne weapons
and describe their physical characteristics.
Completely supported by this lesson topic:
Cite the publications that provide operational,
assembly, maintenance, and storage procedures for the
ordnance items described in the topic.
State the four weight classes of Mk 80 Low Drag General
Purpose (LDGP) bombs.
State the physical dimensions and the fuel capacity of
the Mk 77 fire bomb.
State the designation of the four subcaliber practice
Define a cluster bomb unit (CBU).
State the external marking which distinguishes a
destructor (DST) from an ordinary LDGP bomb.
State the definition of a bomb fuze.
List the two types of bomb fin assemblies used with the
Mk 80 LDGP bombs.
State the safety precautions that must be observed when
handling, assembling/disassembling, loading/unloading,