U.S. Air Force Completes GBU-53/B Fielding On F-15E

Credit: Raytheon
Raytheon’s GBU-53/B, also known as StormBreaker, is now operational on the Boeing F-15E fleet, the U.S. Air Force announced Oct. 13. The 250 lb.-class weapon, originally called Small Diameter Bomb II, uses a tri-mode seeker to attack moving targets in any weather. The Air Force has referred to the...

Subscription Required


U.S. Air Force Completes GBU-53/B Fielding On F-15E is published in Aerospace Daily & Defense Report, an Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) Market Briefing and is included with your AWIN membership.

Already a member of AWIN or subscribe to Aerospace Daily & Defense Report through your company? Login with your existing email and password.

Not a member?  Learn how you can access the market intelligence and data you need to stay abreast of what's happening in the aerospace and defense community.