Graphic: How the U.S. Massive Ordnance Penetrator works — Israel has asked the United States for bunker-busting missiles, though they don’t actually have planes big enough to drop the U.S.’s Massive Ordnance Penetrator. What exactly does the U.S.’s Massive Ordnance Penetrator do? The National Post‘s graphics department takes a look.

Graphic: How the U.S. Massive Ordnance Penetrator works — Israel has asked the United States for bunker-busting missiles, though they don’t actually have planes big enough to drop the U.S.’s Massive Ordnance Penetrator. What exactly does the U.S.’s Massive Ordnance Penetrator do? The National Post‘s graphics department takes a look.

Rare image of a B-2 stealth bomber and its Massive Ordnance Penetrator bunker buster bomb

Rare image of a B-2 stealth bomber and its Massive Ordnance Penetrator bunker buster bomb

The Massively Terrible Plan to Give Israel the Massive Ordnance Penetrator

The Massively Terrible Plan to Give Israel the Massive Ordnance Penetrator

Boeing Delivers Massive Ordnance Penetrator (MOP) 37,000 LB Bombs To The USAF - GBU-57

Boeing Delivers Massive Ordnance Penetrator (MOP) 37,000 LB Bombs To The USAF - GBU-57

Pentagon redesigns its bunker buster Massive Ordnance Penetrator to combat Iran, North Korea - Telegraph

Pentagon redesigns its 'bunker buster' Massive Ordnance Penetrator to combat Iran

Pentagon redesigns its bunker buster Massive Ordnance Penetrator to combat Iran, North Korea - Telegraph

Massive Ordnance Penetrator by bagera3005.deviantart.com on @DeviantArt

Massive Ordnance Penetrator by bagera3005.deviantart.com on @DeviantArt

A developmental version of the Massive Ordnance Penetrator in 2007.(Photo: Boeing)

A developmental version of the Massive Ordnance Penetrator in 2007.(Photo: Boeing)

This 30,000 lb Massive Ordnance Penetrator is but one in our ever-growing arsenal. Why are we not cooperating instead of competing, she asks naively ?!~

This 30,000 lb Massive Ordnance Penetrator is but one in our ever-growing arsenal. Why are we not cooperating instead of competing, she asks naively ?!~

» When Iran “Deal” Falls Apart, The Pentagon Is Ready Alex Jones' Infowars: There's a war on for your mind!

» When Iran “Deal” Falls Apart, The Pentagon Is Ready Alex Jones' Infowars: There's a war on for your mind!

The Massively Terrible Plan to Give Israel the Massive Ordnance Penetrator | Foreign Policy

The Massively Terrible Plan to Give Israel the Massive Ordnance Penetrator | Foreign Policy

The Massive Ordnance Penetrator is nearly five tons heavier than any other bomb in the military's arsenal and is made to pulverise underground targets

Mitt Romney to threaten war against Iran during trip to Israel as he tries to restore his foreign policy credentials after gaffe-prone London visit

The Massive Ordnance Penetrator is nearly five tons heavier than any other bomb in the military's arsenal and is made to pulverise underground targets

USAF MOP test. The GBU-57A/B Massive OrdnancePenetrator (MOP) is a U.S. Air Force,precision-guided, 30,000-pound (13,608 kg) "bunker buster" bomb.[2] This is substantially larger than the deepest penetrating bunker busters previously available, the 5,000-pound (2,268 kg) GBU-28 and GBU-37.

USAF MOP test. The GBU-57A/B Massive OrdnancePenetrator (MOP) is a U.S. Air Force,precision-guided, 30,000-pound (13,608 kg) "bunker buster" bomb.[2] This is substantially larger than the deepest penetrating bunker busters previously available, the 5,000-pound (2,268 kg) GBU-28 and GBU-37.

B-52 releases the Massive Ordnance Penetrator during a weapons test. by DTRA/SCC-WMD, via Flickr

B-52 releases the Massive Ordnance Penetrator during a weapons test. by DTRA/SCC-WMD, via Flickr

The Massive Ordnance Penetrator (MOP) makes a MOAB look like an M-80. Carried in stealth bombers, it’s custom-made to blow up Pyongyang’s very deep underground facilities.

Trump’s Got a Mega-Bomb Designed to Hit North Korea

The Massive Ordnance Penetrator (MOP) makes a MOAB look like an M-80. Carried in stealth bombers, it’s custom-made to blow up Pyongyang’s very deep underground facilities.

Smart concrete  Iran makes some of the world’s toughest concrete. It can cope with earthquakes and, perhaps, bunker-busting bombs. #BroPin

Smart concrete

Smart concrete Iran makes some of the world’s toughest concrete. It can cope with earthquakes and, perhaps, bunker-busting bombs. #BroPin

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