Vietnam


Vietnamese Peoples Army [VPA]


Strength: 410,000

Organisation:


10 Armoured Brigades
3 Mechanised Infantry Divisions
58 Infantry Division
1 Airborne Brigade
10 Artillery Brigades
8 Engineer Divisions
20 Engineer Brigades
15 Independent Infantry Regiment

Equipment:


MBT: 480 T-72, 22070 T-62, 850 T54/55, 360 Type 59, 20+ M48
LT: 300 PT-76, 400 Type 62/63, 45 PT-85, 45 M41
IFV: 450 BMP-1/2
APC: 480 M113, 80 Type 63, 1000+ BTR-50/60 (some BTR-152)
Artillery: 25 M110 203mm SP, 50 M109 155mm SP, 30 2S9 120mm SP, 30 2S3 152mm SP, M114 155mm, Type 66 152mm, D-20 152mm, Type 59 130mm, Type 54/60 122mm
MRLS: 35 BM-14 140mm MRLS, 350 BM-21 122mm MRLS, 300 Type 63 107mm MRLS
MOR: M43 160mm, M43 120mm, M43 82mm
AD: 250 SA-7 MANPADS, 400 SA-9, 100 ZSU-23-4 23mm SP
AT: 100 AT-2 ATGM

Vietnamese Peoples Navy [VPN]

Vessels:


SSI: 2 Yugo Class (P4) with 2 406mm TT (some only), 6 man SF infiltration team
FF: 5 Petya Class (Project 159A) with 2 twin 76mm gun, 2 twin 37mm gun, 1 triple 533mm or quintuple 406mm ASTT with either SAET 60 or SAET 40mm respectively, 4 RBU6000 or RBU2500 AS mortars
FSG: 7 Tarantul Class (Project 1241RE) with 4 SS-N-2D Styx SSM, 1 quad SA-N-5 Grail SAM, 1 76mm gun, 2 30mm AK630 CIWS; 4 Tarantul V Class with 4 quad SS-N-25 Switchblade SSM, SA-N-5 Grail SAM, 1 76mm gun, 2 30mm AK630 CIWS, 4 Pauk Class with 1 SA-N-5 SAM (1x4), 1 76-millimetre gun, 1 30 mm gun, 2 RBU 1200 AS rocket launchers, 4 406 mm AS TT, some ships have 2 533 mm TT
PFM: 8 Osa II Class with 4 SS-N-2A Styx SSM, 2 twin 30mm gun; 4 Svetlyak Class (6 more on order) with SA-N-10 ManPAD, 1 76mm gun, 1 30mm AK630 CIWS
PFT: 3 Shershen Class with 1 SA-N-5 Grail, 4 533m TT, 5 Turya Class with 4 533m TT
PCI: 26
LST: 3 510-511 carrying up to 16 MBT, 200 troops
LSM: 3
LCM: 18
LCU: 5
MCM: 5
MS: 8

Vietnamese Peoples Air Force [VPAF]


Fighters: 24 Su-30MK2V Flanker, 36 Su-27SK/UB Flanker, 80 Su-22M3/4, 146 MiG 21SM
Transport: 35 AN-26 Curl, 9 An-24 Coke, 20 An-2 Colt, 3 An-30 (surv)
Training: 24 MiG-21UM, 7 Su-22UM3K Fitter, 25 Aero L-39C Albatros, 10 Yak-52, 30 Yak-18
Helicopter: 30 Mi-24 Hind (ATK), 24 Ka-27/32 Helix (ASW), 5 Ka-25, 10 Mi-6 Hook, 10 UH-1H, 69 Mi-17, 50 Mi-8,
 

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