India and China are two of Asia’s most powerful countries Today in this post. We will tell you who is more powerful in these two countries, India vs China defence power
India vs china defense power?
India defense budget
2018-19. In presenting the defence budget of 2018-19 Finance Minister allocated ₹404,365 crores (US$57 billion) for the Ministry of Defense.
Indian air force:
The Indian air force is fourth the most powerful air force in the world according to the world firepower index.
By the way, squadrons of the Indian air force are getting reduced day by day, but the Indian air force is powerful enough to withstand the Chinese air force, so let’s know how powerful the Indian air force is.
The Indian air force has a total of 2185 aircraft. India has about 590 fighter planes, which includes fighter planes like Sukhoi-30mki.miraj 2000 and Tejas. India has about 810 attack aircraft, which includes attack aircraft like the jaguar and Mig 21 bison.
There are also around 215 transport aircraft in India’s fleet, which includes C17 globe master and C-130J Hercules. Apart from this, there are about 251 trainer aircraft in India’s fleet, which includes like hawk MK130 and HJT-16
KIRAN, The fleet also has about 7 oil tanker aircraft.
Other than this India has a total of 5 early warning and control system aircraft
until the arrival of Rafale in the Indian air force fleet, Su-30MKI is the most advanced fighter plane whose strength is believed by the whole world, besides the strength of Mig-29, Jaguar, Mirage-2000 and Tejas in the possession of the Indian Air force.
India has a total of 720 helicopters, of which 18 attack helicopters, apache helicopter numbers are not included in this, also India has a fleet of transport and trainer helicopter. It has the most heavy-lift helicopters from Mi-26 and Chinook India.
If you look at the force’s firepower index, the Indian navy is also considered as the fourth most powerful in the world.so let’s know about the Indian Navy.
The Indian Navy is considered to be the fourth most powerful navy in the world according to the Forbes firepower index.
The Indian navy has total number of 295 warships.
India has only one carrier, INS Vikramaditya which is like a fort alone, who can taste china alone.
India has a total of 22 corvettes, who lives around INS Vikramaditya and as his protector
Apart from this around 16 submarines out of which came from INS chakra and Arihant nuclear submarine.
The Indian navy has about 11 destroyers in its fleet, in which INS Kolkata is India’s most powerful destroyer.
INDIAN PETROL VESSELS:
India has about 139 patrol ships that guard the Indian maritime border.
According to the Forbes firepower index, the Indian army is considered to be the third-largest and most powerful army in the world.
INDIAN ARMY ACTIVE PERSONALS:
Indian has about 14 lakh active personnel and 21 lakh reserve forces and 13 lakh paramilitary forces.
India has around 4426 tanks, which has T90 Bhishma, Arjun and T72 main battle tanks.
Indian armed forces have around 3147 armoured Vehicle, who will face the enemy’s army with Indian tanks.
India has 190 self-propelled cannon, apart from this, India has about 4158 cannon, in which K9 Vajra, M777 howitzer and Dhanush is India’s most advanced artillery.
Indian army has a total of 266 rocket launcher systems, the pinaka rocket system in this is India’s most advanced rocket system designed by DRDO, which forced the Pakistani army to retreat during the Kargil war.
India has about 130 to 140 nuclear weapon
China defense power?
CHINA DEFENSE BUDGET:
The chines government reports expenditure information annually. In May 2020, China announced a yearly defense budget of RMB 1.268 trillion ($178.6 billion),1 marking a 6.6 percent2 increase from the 2019 budget of 1.19 trillion yuan ($177.5 billion).
Chinese Air force:
According to Forbes’ Firepower index, Chinese Air force is considered to be the third most powerful and largest airforce in the world.so let’s know how powerful the Chinese air force is.
The Chinese air force has a total of 4593 aircraft.China has about 1670 fighter planes,which includes fighter planes like Stealth fighter j-20,SU MKK, SU-27,SU-35,j-10 and j-15.China has about 810 attack aircraft, which includes attack aircraft like JH-7 Flying Leopard, JH-7A and Q-5.
There are also around 224 transport aircraft in china’s fleet, which includes like xian Y-20, Shaanxi Y-9, Shaanxi Y-8 Xian Y-7 and ll-76. Apart from this, there are about 314 trainer aircraft in china’s fleet, which includes L-15, Hongdu JL-8 and JL-9. The fleet also has about 13 oil tanker aircraft.
China has a total number of 1762 helicopters,281 of which are attack helicopters. China has a fleet of transport and trainer helicopter. CAIC Z-10 is the most powerful attack helicopter in Chinese airforce.
The Chinese Navy is considered the world’s third most powerful and largest navy according to world firepower index.so let’s know about the Chinese Navy.
The Chinese navy has total number of 335 warships.
China currently has two aircraft carriers, but China is developing yet another aircraft carrier.
China has a total of 42 corvette.
China has a total number of 76 submarines. China has a total of 2 nuclear submarines.of which SSNs is China’s most powerful nuclear submarine.
China has a total number of 36 destroyers.
CHINESE PETROL VESSELS:
China has a total of 220 petrol vessels.
According to the Forbes firepower index, the Chinese army is considered to be the 2nd largest and most powerful army in the world.
CHINESE ARMY ACTIVE PEROSONELS:
The Chinese Army has a total number of 21 lakh active personnel,and there are five lakh reserve forces.
China has around 14,286 tanks, ZTZ99 is China’s most powerful main battle tank.
China’s fleet has a total number of 42,246 armored Vehicle.
China has a total numbers of 9726 artillery power.
China is far ahead of India in terms of a rocket launcher, China has a total number of 2137 rocket launcher system.
China has about 260 nuclear weapons.