“When working on the infrastructure of the militants, Russian aviation uses the latest high-precision weapons, in particular, a corrected aerial bomb. Such a bomb makes its adjustment after the separation from the wing on the GLONASS satellite. She also gets the coordinates from the plane. Thus, the accuracy of its hit is plus or minus two meters, regardless of weather conditions and the time of year. This allows you to accurately destroy the objects of militants and exclude civilian casualties ",said the source.
“The KAB-250 bomber is dropped from a Su-34 bomber from a height of five kilometers,” he added.
KAB-250 was first demonstrated at the MAKS-2011 air show, being developed since the middle of the 2000. company GNPP "Region". Its “weight 250 kg, length - 3,2 m, diameter - 285 mm, wingspan - 55 cm, warhead - high-explosive fragmentation mass 127 kg”, according to the newspaper.
According to the resource Protect Russia, “The bomb was purposefully designed for arming the fifth generation fighter (T-50, PAK FA), and for use from the intra-armament weapons compartment, which explains the characteristic elongated form of ammunition.”