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Military power of India & United Arab Emirates

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India vs United Arab Emirates

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Country: India (IN) United Arab Emirates (AE)
Capital: New Delhi Abu Dhabi
Population: 1,352,642,280 9,890,400
Area: 3,287,590 km2 83,600 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 67 billion $ 22.8 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2.4% 5.7%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 1,455,550 100,000
Reserve personnel: 1,155,000 90,000
Available for military: 319,129,420 3,240,000

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 4,614 354
Armoured fighting vehicles: 8,600 8,980
Total artillery: 2,799 398
Self-propelled artillery: 100 183
Rocket artillery: 960 139

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 2,263 510
Fighter aircraft: 173 0
Multirole aircraf: 405 137
Attack aircraft: 120 0
Helicopters: 729 215
UCAV (combat drone): 12 0

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Navy

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Total naval: 267 79
Aircraftcarriers: 1 0
Destroyers: 11 0
Frigates: 13 0
Corvettes: 23 9
Submarines: 16 0

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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.

United Arab Emirates

Does not have nuclear weapons.

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.

United Arab Emirates

18-30 years of age for compulsory military service for men, optional service for women; 17 years of age for male volunteers with parental approval; 2-year general obligation, 9 months for secondary school graduates; women may train for 9 months regardless of education.