China is said to have tested its most powerful non-nuclear bomb. An Internet video of the state-owned arms manufacturer Norinco to show the dropping of the bomb and a gigantic ball of fire and black smoke after the impact. The state media described the weapon as a Chinese Version of the "mother of all bombs".
when and where the bomb testing took place, remained unclear. The state news Agency Xinhua reported on social networks for the first time on Wednesday over the bomb, which it described as "Chinese Version of the 'mother of all bombs'".
The explosive device was five to six meters long, weighing less than the U.S. counterpart, said the military analyst Wei Dongxu on Friday, the newspaper "Global Times". The "massive Explosion" would wipe out fortifications.
As the "mother of all bombs" in military jargon, a conventional bomb from the Arsenal of the United States. The bomb with an explosive force of eleven tons of TNT came for the first time in April 2017 in the East of Afghanistan, in order to destroy a tunnel complex of the jihadists militia Islamic state (IS). US President, Donald Trump said at the time that he was "proud" of his squad.
With this Video, the weapons manufacturer Norinco presented its Arsenal. Various media reports about the Test with images that come from this advertising spot. The Clip is at least two years old. Source: Norinco (nag/sda)
Created: 04.01.2019, 17:19 PM