SPICE: Biggest Bomb in IAF Armoury
SPICE is the biggest conventional bomb that India n Air Force has under its command for use.
The “SPICE” (Smart Precise Impact, Cost – Effective) is an Israeli – developed guided bomb, manufactured by Israeli company Rafael Advanced Defence Systems.
- Ability to engage camouflaged and hidden targets.
- Operate in all weather and lighting conditions.
- Provide a “drop – and – forget” operation for several targets simultaneously.
- Provide “man-in-the-loop” guidance for extremely high precision.
- Ability to engage relocatable targets.
- High cost relative to GPS-guides munitions.
Carrying – capable Aircraft:
- Spice 1000
- Spice 2000
- Spice 250