Fire balloon or Balloon bomb – Weird weapons

Fire balloon or Balloon bomb - Weird weapons

Fire balloon, balloon bomb – Japanese: fūsen bakudan, Whch means “balloon bomb” or Fu-Go.

Created by the Japanese Army and put to use in World War 2 attacking north american cities and towns by using the pacific oceans jet stream air flow.


Fire balloon or Balloon bomb - Weird weapons
The fire balloon was considered a failure.

There are only 6 recorded deaths by Balloon Bomb and a small amount of injuries.

The balloons were hydrogen filled and could each carry around 50 pounds max

Fire balloon or Balloon bomb - Weird weapons

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