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Military power of India & Turkey

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Country: India (IN) Turkey (TR)
Capital: New Delhi Ankara
Population: 1,352,642,280 83,614,362
Area: 3,287,590 km2 783,562 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 67 billion $ 21.9 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2.4% 2.9%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 1,455,550 355,200
Reserve personnel: 1,155,000 378,700
Available for military: 319,129,420 21,079,077

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 4,614 3,017
Armoured fighting vehicles: 8,600 11,450
Total artillery: 2,799 2,521
Self-propelled artillery: 100 943
Rocket artillery: 960 399

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 2,263 1,573
Fighter aircraft: 173 48
Multirole aircraf: 405 245
Attack aircraft: 120 0
Helicopters: 729 676
UCAV (combat drone): 12 172

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Navy

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Total naval: 267 154
Aircraftcarriers: 1 0
Destroyers: 11 0
Frigates: 13 16
Corvettes: 23 10
Submarines: 16 12

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Nuclear weapons

India

India is not a party to the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty. India maintains a "no first use" nuclear policy

India has not released any official statements about the size of its nuclear arsenal. As of January 2020, India was estimated to have around 150 warheads.

Turkey

Turkey participates in the NATO nuclear weapons sharing arrangements and trains for delivering United States nuclear warheads.

Military service

India

16-18 years of age for voluntary military service (Army 17 1/2, Air Force 17, Navy 16 1/2); no conscription; women may join as officers, but for noncombat roles only.

Turkey

21-41 years of age for male compulsory military service; 18 years of age for voluntary service; 12 months conscript obligation for non-university graduates, 6-12 months for university graduates (graduates of higher education may perform 6 months of military service as short-term privates, or 12 months as reserve officers); conscripts are called to register at age 20, for service at 21; women serve in the Turkish Armed Forces only as officers; reserve obligation to age 41; Turkish citizens with a residence or work permit who have worked abroad for at least 3 years (1095 days) can be exempt from military service in exchange for 6,000 EUR or its equivalent in foreign currencies; a law passed in December 2014 introduced a one-time payment scheme which exempted Turkish citizens 27 and older from conscription in exchange for a payment of $8,150.