10 World Most Powerful Armed Forces

 

1. United States

United States

Military Expenditure: $649 Billion
Best Warplanes: Lockheed Martin F-35
Naval Strength: 415 Ships
Aircraft Carriers: 20
Nuclear Warheads: 6450
Total Aircraft: 13,398
Combat Tanks: 6,287
Total Military Personnel: Active Personnel: 1,380,895 | Reserve Personnel: 845,600

2. Russia

Russia
Military Expenditure: $61.4 Billion
Best Warplanes: Sukhoi Su-57
Naval Strength: 352 Ships
Aircraft Carriers: 1
Nuclear Warheads: 6850
Total Aircraft: 4078
Combat Tanks: 15,500
Total Military Personnel: Active Personnel: 900,000 | Reserve Personnel: 2,000,000

3. China

Chinese Army
Military Expenditure: $177.6 Billion
Best Warplanes: Chengdu J-20 & Shenyang Fc-31
Naval Strength: 714 Ships
Aircraft Carriers: 1
Nuclear Warheads: 280
Total Aircraft: 3190
Combat Tanks: 13,050
Total Military Personnel: Active Personnel: 2,035,000 | Reserve Personnel: 510,000

4. United Kingdom

United Kingdom
Military Expenditure: $50 Billion
Best Warplanes: Eurofighter Typhoon
Naval Strength: 76 Ships
Aircraft Carriers: 1
Nuclear Warheads: 215
Total Aircraft: 811
Combat Tanks: 331
Total Military Personnel: Active Personnel: 146,500 | Reserve Personnel: 44,250

 

5. India

Indian Army
Military Expenditure: $66.5 Billion
Naval Strength: 295 Ships
Aircraft Carriers: 1
Nuclear Warheads: 140
Total Aircraft: 2,082
Combat Tanks: 4,184
Total Military Personnel: Active Personnel: 1,443,921 | Reserve Personnel: 2,096,000

6. Japan

Japanese Army
Military Expenditure: $46.6 Billion
Naval Strength: 131 Ships
Aircraft Carriers: 4
Nuclear Warheads: 0
Total Aircraft: 1,572
Combat Tanks: 1,004
Total Military Personnel: Active Personnel: 150,000

7. South Korea

South Korean Army
Military Expenditure: $39.2 Billion
Naval Strength: 166 Ships
Aircraft Carriers: 1
Nuclear Warheads: 0
Total Aircraft: 1,614
Combat Tanks: 2,654
Total Military Personnel: 464,000

8. Turkey

Turkish Army
Military Expenditure: $19 Billion
Naval Strength: 194 Ships
Aircraft Carriers: 0
Nuclear Warheads: 0
Total Aircraft: 1,067
Combat Tanks: 3,200
Total Military Personnel: Active Personnel: 355,200 | Reserve Personnel: 378,700

9. Germany

German Army
Military Expenditure: $49.5 Billion
Best Warplanes: Eurofighter Typhoon
Naval Strength: 81 Ships
Aircraft Carriers: 0
Nuclear Warheads: 0
Total Aircraft: 613
Combat Tanks: 900
Total Military Personnel: Active Personnel: 182,649 | Reserve Personnel: 28,250

10. Italy

Italian Army
Military Expenditure: $27.8 Billion
Best Warplanes: Eurofighter Typhoon
Naval Strength: 137 Ships
Aircraft Carriers: 5
Nuclear Warheads: 0
Total Aircraft: 831
Combat Tanks: 200
Total Military Personnel: Active Personnel: 171,050 | Reserve Personnel: 18,300