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Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD)


Soviet / Russian Gravity Bombs

  • Soviet Gravity Bombs
  • Soviet Gravity Bombs - Early
  • Military
    designation
    Factory /
    GRAU index
    KB yield, kt IOC notes
    RDS-1Product 501KB-11 VNIIEF Arzamas22 kt1949The First Test
    RDS-2KB-11 VNIIEF Arzamas38 kt--gun bomb, Little Boy copy
    RDS-3KB-11 VNIIEF Arzamas42 kt1951"Maria" Tu-4 dropped
    RDS-48U69 / 244NKB-11 VNIIEF Arzamas28-42 kt1953"Tatyana" IL-28 Tactical atomic bomb
    8U69KB-11 VNIIEF Arzamas5 ktTactical (MiG-21PFM, MiG-21S, Su-7)
    RDS-5KB-11 VNIIEF Arzamas-
    RDS-6S
    RDS-9T-5 Torpedo
    RDS-27KB-11 VNIIEF Arzamas250 ktAdvanced RDS-6s
    RDS-372900 kt"Ivan"
    RDS-4114 kt 2A3 406mm SM-54 Capacitor +
    2B1 420mm Oka Transformer
    3BV1180-mm atomic artillery
    3BV2203-mm atomic artillery
    3BV3152-mm atomic artillery
    3BV4 240-mm atomic artillery
    8F59nuclear depth charge ASW (Tu-142, Ka-25PLYu)
    8U465 kt (Su-7) Tactical Atomic bomb
    8U475 kt (Su-7) Tactical Atomic bomb
    8U49KB-11 VNIIEF Arzamas1956 (Su-17) "Natasha" Tactical atomic bomb
    6U57KB-11 VNIIEF Arzamas(Su-17) Tactical Atomic bomb
    8U63KB-11 VNIIEF Arzamas(Su-17) Tactical Atomic bomb
    RN-24 500-kilogram, MiG-21, MiG-23, MiG-27, Su-7B
    RN-25MiG-21N
    RN-28 Su-7B, Su-17, Su-24, Su-25, Su-27, MiG-23, Yak-38
    RN-29
    RN-30200 kt
    RN-32200 kt
    RN-34(Tu-142)
    RN-35(Tu-142)
    RN-36 (IL-38, Tu-142)
    RN-36-01
    RN-36B
    RN-36L
    RN-408U64KB-11 VNIIEF Arzamas30 kt Tactical (IL-38, MiG- 23, MiG-29, Su-17, Tu-142, Yak-28)
    RN-40-C02
    RN-40-5
    RN-40-6
    RN-41Tu-142 ? or Yak-38?
    RN-42(Tu-142)
    RN-43
    RN-202Article 202NII-1011 VNIITF Snezhinsk50000 ktIvan Tsar Bomb strategic thermonuclear
    AN-620KB-11 VNIIEF Arzamas100000 kt1959Ivan Tsar Bomb - not tested
    245Nstrategic thermonuclear
    407N5 kt (Il-28)
    RYa6 man-portable nuclear munition
    RYU-1nuclear depth charge (Be-12, Il-38, Tu-142)
    RYU-2NII-1011 VNIITF Snezhinsknuclear depth charge (Be-12, Il-38, Tu-142)
    SC-15F48NII-1011 VNIITF Snezhinsk10 kt1964"Scalp" nuclear depth charge ASW (Be-10, Be-12, Tu-14
    NII-1011 VNIITF Snezhinsk"Scat" nuclear depth charge
    TK80SS-N-12, SS-N-19 and SS-N-22 anti-ship missile
    Item 255Abombs, air-to-ground missiles and SLBMs
    TN-1000Su-24
    TN-2000Su-24
    TV9warhead section for 650 mm torpedoes
    TV10 warhead section for 533 mm torpedoes
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