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Military power of United Arab Emirates & India

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United Arab Emirates vs India

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

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 22,8 billion $ 67 billion $
Percent of GDP: 5,7% 2,4%

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Manpower

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

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 388 4 426
Armoured fighting vehicles: 5 813 5 681
Total artillery: 306 5 067
Self-propelled artillery: 183 290
Rocket artillery: 68 292

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 489 2 226
Fighter aircraft: 0 323
Multirole aircraf: 146 374
Attack aircraft: 0 220
Helicopters: 202 725
UCAV (combat drone): 0 10

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Navy

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Total naval: 72 214
Aircraftcarriers: 0 2
Destroyers: 0 11
Frigates: 0 15
Corvettes: 11 24
Submarines: 0 15

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Nuclear weapons

United Arab Emirates

Does not have 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.

Military service

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.

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.