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.
Better know as a Bunker Buster. An explosion is seen as missiles fired from an Israeli aircraft fly towards a target in the northern Gaza Strip, as seen from the Israeli side of the border, Jan. 1, 2009. Photo: AP/Gil Nechushtan