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What does GBU stand for?

GBU stands for Guided Bomb Unit


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Therefore, a concept developed in the 1930s reached fruition in the 90s with laser guided bombs (LGBs); joint designated attack munitions (JDAMs), and guided bomb units (GBUs).
In fact, in the coming years, the US will be supplying Pakistan with 18 new and advanced F- 16s along with 500 AIM- 120C- 5 advanced medium range air- to- air missiles; 750 Mark- 84 2000 lb general purpose bombs; 700 BLU- 109 2000 lb penetrator bombs; 500 joint direct attack munitions tail kits; 1,600 enhanced guided bomb unit kits and assorted bomb fuses and support equipment.
Abbreviation codes: AGM Air-to-Ground Missile AIM Air Intercept Missile CBU Cluster Bomb Unit EGBU Enhanced Guided Bomb Unit GBU Guided Bomb Unit GPS/INS Global Positioning System/Internal Navigation System M Army Designation for Unguided Munition Mk Mark (General Purpose Bomb)
Abbreviation codes: AGM Air-to-Ground Missile AIM Air Intercept Missile CBU Cluster Bomb Unit EGBU Enhanced Guided Bomb Unit GBU Guided Bomb Unit GPS/INS Global Positioning System/Internal Navigation System M Army Designation for Unguided Munition Mk Mark (General Purpose Bomb)