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GBU-27 (Paveway III) Laser-guided Penetrator Weapon (1990)

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The GBU-27 was specifically designed to engage hard targets from the F-117A Nighthawk Stealth Fighter.

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Specifications for the
GBU-27 (Paveway III)
Laser-guided Penetrator Weapon


Introduction: 1990
Manufacturer: Raytheon / Texas Instruments - USA
Length: 4.2 m
Weight: 900 kg
Guidance: Laser Guided
Warhead: Not Available
Powerplant: None.
Maximum Speed: 0 kph (0 mph)
Maximum Range: 19 km (12 miles)