Laser-guided bomb handler

Laser-guided bomb handler

C024/3543 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 51.1MB

Downloadable file size: 11.4MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Restrictions: Editorial use only

Caption: Laser-guided bomb handler. Support worker moving a Paveway III laser-guided missile for use on a Harrier II jump jet on an aircraft carrier. Such missiles are examples of advanced smart weapons. Missiles such as these use laser targeting, which is dependent on the use of rare earth elements such as yttrium. Other rare earth elements used in missiles include neodymium and samarium. Photographed in August 2005, during work to re-supply the Italian aircraft carrier Giuseppe Garibaldi (C551).

Release details: Model release not available. Property release not required.

Keywords: 2005, 21st century, adult, aircraft carrier, august, bomb, c551, caucasian, dock, engineer, europe, european, fighter jet, gbu-27 paveway iii, giuseppe garibald, guided bomb unit, handling, harrier ii, human, italian, italy, jump jet, laser guided, laser targeting, laser-guided bomb, lgb, male, man, military, military weapons, missile, moving, neodymium, one person, outdoors, outside, paveway iii, people, person, rare earth element application, rare earth elements, samarium, soldier, support worker, technological, technology, transporting, warfare, weapon, weapons system engineer, white, yttrium

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.