Republic of Vietnam Paramilitary 40,000 active Border
Local Forces 5,000,000 reservists Incl Peopleís Self-Defence Force (urban units),
Peopleís Militia (rural units); comprises of static and mobile cbt units, log
spt and village protection pl; some arty, mor and AD guns; acts as reserve.
VIETNAMESE COAST GUARD AVIATION
Forces by Role & Equipment by Type
ē AIRCRAFT No Combat
capable. Total 2 Aircrafts.
Maritime Patrol 1 sqn with 2 MP ac:
2 M-28B Bryza-1R Skytruck (For coast guard; 2005 delivered without MP
system (still to be ordered); option on 8 more)
Other Organisations by Service Notes:
Border Defence Command),
People's Public Security Forces,