Sri Lanka


Sri Lankan Army


Strength: 203,000

Organisation:


6 Security Force HQs with14 Divisions and 3 task forces
2 independent Divisions
Independent Brigades
Air Mobile Brigade
Mechanized Infantry Brigade
Armored Brigade
Forces Brigade
Commando Brigade
Artillery Brigade
Engineer Brigade
Brigade

Equipment:


MBT: 140 T55AM2, 20 Type 69, 80 Type 59
IFV: 15 BMP-1, 240 BMP-2, 45 BMP-3
APC: Type 89, 32 Type 85, Type 63, 25 BTR-80, BTR-152, 18 FV603 Saracen, 95 Unicorn, 28 Buffel
RV: 10 Ferret, 15 Saladin
Artillery: 36 Type 66 152mm, 30 Type 59 130mm, Type 60 122mm, 50 RM-70 122mm
MOR: 50 M-43 120mm, 200 82mm, 500 81mm
AD: 24 L-40-70 40mm
AT: 25 M40 106mm RCL


Sri Lanka Navy

Vessels:
PSOH: 1 Sukanya class with 3 40mm gun, 4 RBU2500 AS mortar and 1 Chetak, 1 Reliance Class with 1 25 mm chain gun, 2 .50 caliber (12.7 mm) machine gun, 1 Vikram Class, 1 Jayasagara Class with 1 dual 25mm, 2 dual 14.5mm
PFM: 2 Nandimithra Class (Saar II) with 3 Gabriel II SSM, 1 76mm gun, 1 40mm gun
PCC: 11
PBF: 50
PBR: 50
LSM: 1
LCM: 2
LCU: 2
ACV: 1

Sri Lankan Air Force

Fighter: 12 IAI Kfir, 7 MiG-27M, 9 F-7G/BS
Maritime Patrol: 1 Cessna 421, 1 B200T Super King Air
Transport: 2 C-130K, 7 An-32, 7 Y-12
Training: 4 K-8C, 8 PT-6, 10 Cessna 150
Helicopter: 12 Mi-24, 10 Mi-17, 7 B412 Twin Huey, 9 B212, 5 B206 JetRanger

 

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