FAB 500 M62 TB High-Explosive Thermobaric Bomb

FAB 500 М62 ТВ high explosive thermobaric bomb is intended for target bombing under daylight and night-time conditions. This aircraft bomb is effective against exposed personnel, personnel in trenches, bunkers, and other field type shelters.  It is intended for destruction of light and medium armored vehicles and aviation equipment, defense facilities and field facilities for storage of fuels and lubricants.


Caliber, kg 500
Length without fuze, mm 2 416
Bomb diameter, mm ø400
Stabilizer fin span, mm 511
Characteristic time, s 20,38/12,20,44/22
Weight of thermobaric mixture, kg 180
Weight of bomb without fuze, kg 497