Sunday, May 26, 2013



Capital: Georgetown

05 APR 2017- China donates 31 vehicles and pieces of equipment to Guyana, including patrol boats, bulldozers, an excavator, water tankers, fuel tankers, and ambulances.

Guyana Defence Force

1,100 active duty military personnel
Approximately 650 reserve personnel
1,500 paramilitary forces

Air Corps

Skyvan 8R-GRR aircraft (1)
Skyvan 8R-GGK aircraft (1)
Harbin Y-12 utility aircraft (1)
Bell 412 helicopters (1)
Bell 208 helicopters (2)
Bell 206 helicopters (1)

Coast Guard
GDFS Essequibo (1026)

Three boats donated by the US Coast Guard in 2014

Smaller boats

Floating outpost built by Courtney Benn Contracting Services Ltd. (CBCSL) to be positioned along the Pomeroon River. Used as a base by the Coast Guard to launch river patrols along the Pomeroon.

Coast Guard personnel

EE-9 Cascavel (6)
EE-11 Urutu (6)
Shorland S52 4x4 wheeled armored personnel carriers (4)

Type 63 107mm multiple rocket launchers (6)

M-46 towed 130mm gun (6)
D-30 towed 122mm howitzers (12)
76mm guns?

M1938 120mm mortars (18)
M-43 82mm mortars (18)
L16 81mm mortars (12)
British 40mm mortars? (12)

Type 65/78 recoiless guns
RPG-7 anti-tank rocket launchers

FN MAG machine guns
AK-47 assault rifles
AKM assault rifles
Type 63 assault rifles
Type 56 assault rifles
M-16 assault rifles
G3 assault rifles
Walther PPK pistols

SA-7 surface-to-air missiles (18)
ZPU-4 anti-aircraft guns (6)

Green beret for regular army personnel?
Red beret for cadets?

1st Infantry Battalion
2nd Infantry Battalion Reserve
31st Special Forces Squadron
21st Artillery Company
Engineering Battalion
Medical Corps

G2 Branch

Guyana Defence Force pictures

Guyana Police Force (GPF)

Tactical Services Unit (TSU)

Marine Police
The Floating police station, MB Tamakay, is posted at the entrance of the Waini River.

1 comment:

  1. we need more military stuff and we need to develop this country by 2030 or 2050 at least.