Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD)


Status of Nuclear Powers and Their Nuclear Capabilities
data as of 01 January 2005

Introduction

US

Weapons

Stockpile

10,640

16,000

200

350

?400

200

110-150

75

~13

Deliverable

6,390

3,242

200

350

~325

200

110

75

~13

ICBM

Number

500

497

24

Warheads

1,320

1,770

24

Type

MM II   :   0
MM III: 500
MX PK : 12

SS-18: 148
SS-19:   35
SS-24:   36
SS-25: 300
SS-27:   40

DF-5: 24

IRBM, MRBM

Number

100

100

70

100

100

Warheads

100

100

+50

65

8

Type
DF-3  : 40
DF-4  : 12
DF-21: 48
Jericho 1 : 50
Jericho 2 : 50
Prithvi : 70
Agni   : 20
Shaheen-I  : 34
Shaheen-II : 15
Ghauri         : 50
ND-1 : 100

SLBM

Number

360

192

58

64

12

24

Warheads

2,880

672

~200

384

12

24

Type
Trident-1:   72
Trident-2: 288
SSN-  8: 152
SSN-18:   96
SSN-20:  
SSN-23:   96
Trident-2: 64
M-4  : 48
M-45: 16
JL-1 : 12
Popeye : 24
SSBN
Ohio : 15
Delta I:     0 [12]
Delta III:   6 [13]
Delta IV :  6 [  7]
Typhoon: 1 [  6]
Inflexible     : 1
Triomphant : 3

Heavy Bombers

Number

56 [208]

78

Weapons

~900 [~2,000]

800

Type
B-2: 12 [21]
B-1B: 0 [93]
B-52: 44 [94]
Tu-95H6: 28
Tu-95H16: 35
Tu-160: 15

Theater Bombers

Number

487

60

150

-

400

143

Weapons

1,290 ?1,500

60

150

75

+50

10

Type
F-15
F-16
F-18
Air Force
Tu-22M: 116
Su-24   : 371
Navy
Tu-22M:  58
Su-24   :  58
M2000N :    60 Etendard :  0
H-6 : 120
Q-5 :  30
F-4
F-16
MiG-27 : 147
Jaguar  :  88
M2000  :  35
Su-30   :  30
A-5: 49
Mirage III : 16
Mirage 5: 52
F-16: 25

Other Theater and Tactical Nuclear Weapons

Weapons

?1,850
???120
Type
AF    1,200
SAMs
Navy:   640
aircraft
missiles
torpedoes
DF-11
DF-15
artillery
ADM




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