SPA “Bazalt” is the head and sole organization in Russia and CIS which provides for a full product life-cycle including designing, manufacturing and disposal of aircraft bombs.
Aircraft bombs as one of the main kinds of ammo are included in armament of AF assault aircraft complexes, Navy aviation and Army aviation helicopter complexes including current and advanced carrier aircraft.
Analysis of recent decade local military conflicts showed that aircraft bombs are and for the foreseeable future will remain the most important component of airborne armament.
The advantages of aircraft bombs primarily include the following:
Throughout the enterprise’s long history (it was founded in 1938 as a developer of aircraft bombs) several generations (over 600 models) of aircraft bombs of various purposes have been developed, deployed to the Armed Forces and put into the series production:
Bazalt’s specialists were the first in the world to develop the unified antitank sensor-fuzed submunition comprising a WH using the self-forging fragment (“slug”). In addition, the weaponry items which have been developed in Russia during recent decades in terms of the combination of their technical and performance characteristics outperform foreign counterparts or do not have analogs in the world.