What makes the US AC-130 gunship that killed Iran-backed militants in Iraq so deadly?

2023 • 3min • News • International


The US forces struck a militant base in Iraq with AC-130, the world's largest gunship, following an attack by Iran-backed militants. A veteran of operations all over the globe, the AC-130 can track and engage two targets simultaneously with different levels of ordnance. Know all about its deadly firepower and combat history.