India


Indian Army

Strength: 1,130,000 and 1,200,000 reserves, 1,300,000 paramilitary

Organisation:

6 Regional Commands, including;
3 Armoured Divisions with Arun, T-90 and T-72 tanks
5 Independent Armoured Brigades
2 Artillery Divisions with 155mm, 130mm and 105mm guns, 122mm, 214mm and 300mm MRLS
15 Artillery Brigades
3 Air Defence Brigades with SA-8, SA-9, SA-13 SAM and ZSU-23 AA guns
4 Engineer Brigades
18 Infantry Divisions (some with BMP-1 or 2)
4 RAPID (approx Division)
10 Mountain Divisions
7 Independent Infantry Brigades
1 Independent Mountain Brigade
1 Independent Parachute Brigade
14 Aviation Squadrons with Dhruv, Chetak and Cheetah

Equipment:

MBT: 124 Arun, 640+ T-90, 1950 T-72, 700 T-54/55, 10 T-72 Bridgelayer
LT: 100 PT-76
IFV: 700 BMP-1, 1100 BMP-2
APC: 157 OT-64
ARV: 255 BRDM-2
Artillery: 20 2S19 152mm SP, 100 M-46130mm SP, 400 FH-77B 155mm, 1000 M-46 130mm, 500 D-30 122mm, 1000 150mm
MRLS: 30 BM 9A52 300mm, Pinacha 214mm, 150 BM-21 122mm
MOR: 5500 M-43 81mm, 1500 E-1 120mm, 25 M-58 160mm
AD: 75 SA-19 SP, 50 SA-13 SP, 250 SA-11 SP, 400 SA-9 SP, 150 SA-6 SP, 1000 SA-18 MANPADS, 1500 SA-16 MANPADS, 500 SA-7 MANPADS
AT: 500 Milan 2, AT-4 SP, AT-5 SP, 1000+ M40A1 106mm RCL

Aircraft:

40+ Dhruv, 85+ Chetak, 70+ Cheetah

Indian Navy [IN]

Vessels:

SSK: 10 Sindhughosh Class (Kilo Project 877EM/8773) with 6 533mm TT, SS-N-27 and SS-N-30 SSM and Type 53-65 and TEST 71/96 torpedoes; 4 Shishumar Class (Type209/1500) with 8x533mm TT carrying up to 14 AEG SUT Mod 1; 2 Kursu(Foxtrot Type 641) with 10x533mm TT carrying up to 22 Type 53 torpedoes
CV: ra Class 1 Viraat Class (Hermes) with up to 30 Sea Harrier FRS.51, 15 Sea King ASW/ASuW and 3x Ka-31 AEW

DDG: 5 Rajput Class (Project 61ME Kashin II) with 8 PJ-10 Brahmos SSM, 2 SS-N-2D Styx II SSM, 2 twin SA-N-1 Goa SAM, 2 octuple VLS with Barak SAM, 1 twin 76mm gun, 4 twin 30mm gun, 2 30mm AK630 CIWS, 1 quintuple 533mm ASTT with SET-65E or Type 53-65 torpedoes, 2 RBU6000 AS mortars and 1 Ka-28 Helix ASW helicopter; 3 Delhi Class (Project 15) with 4 quad PJ-10 Brahmos SSM, 2 SA-N-7 Gadfly VLS SAM, 4 octuple VLS with Barak SAM, 1 100mm gun, 4 30mm AK630 CIWS, 1 quintuple 533mm ASTT with SET-65E or Type 53-65 torpedoes, 2 RBU6000 AS mortars and 2 ASW helicopter

FFG: 3 Talwar Class (Type 1135.6) with 8 SS-N-27 SSM, SA-N-7 Gadfly SAM, 2 CADS-N-1 with twin 30mm CIWS and 8 SA-N-11, 1 100mm gun, 2 twin 533mm TT, 1 RBU 6000 AS mortar, 1 Ka-28 helicopter; 3 Brahmaputra Class (Project 16A) with 4 quad SS-N-25 Switchblade SSM, 1 octuple VLS with Barak SAM, 1 76mm gun, 4 30mm AK630 CIWS, 2 triple 324mm ASTT with A244S LW torpedoes and 2 SeaKing or HAL Chetak Helicopter; 3 Godavari Class (Project 16) with 4 SS-N-2D Styx SSM, 1 octuple VLS with Barak SAM, 1 76mm gun, 4 twin 30mm gun, 2 triple 324mm ASTT with A244S LW torpedoes and 2 SeaKing or HAL Chetak Helicopter; 4 Nilgiri Class (Leander, 1 a training ship) with 1 twin 114mm 6 gun, 2 twin 30mm gun, 2 triple 324mm ASTT with A244S LW torpedoes, 1 twin barreled 375mm AS mortar, 1 Chetak or SeaKing Helicopter

FSG: 4 Kora Class (Project 25A) with 4 quad SS-N-25 Switchblade SSM, 2 SA-N-5 Grail SAM, 1 76mm gun, 2 30mm AK630 CIWS; 4 Khukri Class (Project 25) with 2 twin SS-N-2D Styx I SSM, 1 SA-N-5 Grail SAM, 1 76mm gun, 2 30mm AK630 CIWS; 12 Veer Class (Project 1241RE) with 4 quad SS-N-25 Switchblade SSM, 1 quad SA-N-5 Grail SAM, 1 76mm gun, 2 30mm AK630 CIWS

FS: 4 Abhay Class (Project 1241PE) with 1 SA-N-5 Grail SAM, 1 76mm gun, 1 30mm AK630 CIWS, 2 twin 533mm ASTT with SET-65E HW torpedoes and 2 RBU 1200 AS mortarPSOH: 6 Sukanya class with 3 40mm gun, 4 RBU2500 AS mortar and 1 ChetakPCC: 10 Car Nicobar Class with 30mm CRN-91 gun, 2 12.7mm; 4 Bangaram Class with 30mm CRN-91 gun,12.7mm PFI: 7 Super Dvora Mk2 with 1 20mm gun, 2 12.7mm
LPD: 1 Austin Class with 2 Mk.15 Phalanx CIWS, 4 LCM(8) landing craft, up to six helicopters and 1,435 troops
LST: 2 Magar Class with 4 40mm/60 Mk.3, 2 quad Ingla-2M SAM, 1 helicopter, 4 LC and 500 troops; 6 Kumbhir Class
LCU: 10 Vasco da Gama Mk.III
APH: 2 Nicobar Class troop transport
MCM: 12 Pondicherry Class 266ME (Natya-I); 2 Mahe Class (Yevgenya)
HS: 6
AORH: 3
AOL: 6
ASR: 2

Aircraft:

Fighter: 16 Mig-29K Fulcrum, 15 Sea Harrier FRS Mk 51
Maritime Patrol: 8 Tu-142MKE Mod.4 (Bear-F Mod.4), 8 P-3C Orion
5 Il-38N (May) Sea Dragon, 27 D0-228-212, 6 BN-2 Maritime Defender,
Transport: 10 Do-228-200, 10 HS-748
Helicopter: 9 Ka-31RLD (AEW), 38 Sea King Mk 42A/B (ASW), 6 Dhruv (ASW) 10 Ka-28 Helix-A (ASW), 8 Ka-25PL(BSh) Hormone-A (AsuW), 22 SA.319B Chetak, 25 SA-316 Cheetah

Marine Commando Force

Strength: 2000

Indian Coast Guard

Ships:

OPV: 1 Sankalp Class, 4 Samar class OPV, 1 Vishwast Class, 7 Vikram Class
1 environment protection vessel
IPV: 15 Jijabai Class
42 assorted patrol vessels

Aircraft:

24 D0-228 MPA
Helicopters: 4 Dhruv, 17 Cheetak

Indian Air Force

Fighters: 105 Su-30MKI, 50 Mirage 2000H/TH, 63 MiG-29, 120 MiG-21 Bison, 80 MiG-21M/bis, 140 MiG-27M, 128 Jaguar IS/IB/IM
INT & SURV: 3 Beriev A-50I, 2 Gulfstream III/IV ELINT ,
Tankers: 6 IL-78Mk1 IFR
Transport: 3 Boeing 737-700 (BBJ), 25 IL-76MD, 119 An-32 Sutlej, 45 Do-228-200, 4 Embraer EMB-135BJ, 32 HS-748
Training: 50 BAE Hawk, 80 HAL HJT-16 Kiran , 125 HPT-32 Deepak (currently grounded)
Helicopter: 20 Mi-25/35, 4 Mi-26, 150 Mi-8/17 (Mi-17 replacing Mi-8), 36 Dhruv, 30 Chetak, 90 Cheetah

 

APDR at a glance