GBU-12 Paveway II (277 kg)
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Vehicles equipped with this weapon
|Vehicles equipped with this weapon|
|F-16||F-16C · Barak II|
|Mirage 2000||Mirage 2000-5F|
|Harrier||Harrier GR.7 · ▄AV-8B Plus|
|Mirage 2000||Mirage 2000D-R1|
|Super Etendard||Super Etendard|
|Guidance time||60 s|
|Explosive mass||87.1 kg|
|Explosive type||Composition H6|
|TNT equivalent||117.59 kg|
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Comparison with analogues
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Usage in battles
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Pros and cons
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In this video, Phly Daily utilizes the GBU-12 Paveway II on the A-6E TRAM, showing its effectiveness.
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|GBU-16 Paveway II|
|505 kg||AGM-62A Walleye I|
|510 kg||AGM-62A Walleye I ER|
|GBU-8 · GBU-15(V)1/B|
|957 kg||GBU-10 Paveway II|
|1,400 kg||PC 1400 X (Fritz X)|
|500 kg||KAB-500Kr · KAB-500Kr-E · KAB-500L|
|277 kg||GBU-12 Paveway II|
|GBU-24 Paveway III|
|See also||List of unguided bombs · List of retarded bombs|