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Vietnamese Armed forces

Vietnam
Capital: Hanoi
Area: 332 698 km2
Population: 92 700 000
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Military budget
5 billion $
Percent of GDP
2,4
Nuclear weapons
0 warheads
Military branches: The People's Army of Vietnam (Quân Đội Nhân Dân Việt Nam) Ground Force, Navy, Air Force, Border Defence Force, and Coast Guard.

Military service age and obligation: 18-25 years of age for male compulsory and voluntary military service; females may volunteer for active duty military service; conscription typically takes place twice annually and service obligation is 18 months (Army, Air Defense), 2 years (Navy and Air Force); 18-45 years of age (male) or 18-40 years of age (female) for Militia Force or Self Defense Force service; males may enroll in military schools at age 17.
Active personnel
482 000
Reserve personnel
3 000 000
Available for military
30 000 000

Land Forces

Armoured fighting vehicles includes infantry fighting vehicles, tank destroyers, armoured personnel carriers, mine-resistant ambush protected vehicles(MRAP), amphibious and reconnaissance vehicles.
Total artillery includes towed, self-propelled gun(SPG) and rocket artillery.
Tanks
1 509
AFVs
2 380
Total artillery
2 524
Self-propelled guns
280
Rocket artillery
1 094
Current equipment main models

Tanks

TypeNameNumber
-T-6235
-Type 62230
-Type-59300
-Type-63280
-T-3450

AFVs

TypeNameNumber
-BTR-50PK400
-Type 6380
-BTR-60500
-BTR-152400
-BRDM-1150
-BRDM-2150

Self-propelled artillery

TypeNameNumber
-SU-100100
-ASU-85-

Rocket artillery

TypeNameNumber
-BM-14700
-SS-1 Scud B/C/D24
-Extended Range Artillery Rocket20

Air Forces

Total aircraft - number of all military aircraft and helicopters in country. Includes training and cargo aircraft. Does not include drones.
Attack includes ground-attack and strategic bomber aircraft.
Total aircraft
274
Fighters
37
Multirole aircraft
24
Attack aircraft
36
Helicopters
145
Current equipment main models

Fighter aircraft

TypeNameNumber

Multirole aircraft

TypeNameNumber

Attack aircraft

TypeNameNumber

Helicopters

TypeNameNumber
-Kamov Ka-272
-Kamov Ka-288
-EC225 Super Puma2
-Eurocopter Dauphin6

Navy

Total naval - number of all military ships in country. Includes auxiliaries.
Aircraft carriers includes helicopter carriers. Destroyers includes Battlecruisers and Cruisers.
Total naval
173
Aircraft carriers
0
Destroyers
0
Frigates
7
Corvettes
23
Submarines
6
Current equipment main models

Aircraft carriers

TypeNameNumber
--

Destroyers

TypeNameNumber
--

Frigates

TypeNameNumber
-Gepard class2
-Petya class5

Corvettes

TypeNameNumber
-BPS-5001

Submarines

TypeNameNumber
-Kilo class6