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Appendix D
FORCE STRUCTURE TABLES

DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE
GENERAL PURPOSE FORCES HIGHLIGHTS


Table D–2

 

FY 1994

FY 1995

FY 1996

FY 1997

FY 1998

FY 1999

FY 2000

FY 2001

FY 2002

Land Forces

Army Divisions

Active

12 12 10

10

10 10 10

10

10

Reserve

8 8 8

8

8 8 8

8

8

Marine Corps Divisions

Active

3 3 3

3

3 3 3

3

3

Reserve

1 1 1

1

1 1 1

1

1

Army Separate Brigadesa

Active

7 3 3

3

3 3 3

3

3

Reserve

24 24 22

18

18 18 18

18

18

Tactical Air Forces
(PMAI/Squadron)b

Air Force Fighter and Attack Aircraftc

Active

966/53 936/53 936/52

936/52

936/52 936/49 936/47d

906/45

906/45

Reserve

639/40 576/38 504/40

504/40

504/40 519/38 549/38

549/38

549/38

Conventional Bombers

B–1 (Active/Reserve)

0 0 0

0

36/18 36/18 36/16

36/16

36/16

Navy Fighter and Attack Aircraft

Active

582/50 528/44 504/37

456/36

456/36 432/36 432/36

432/36

432/36

Reserve

90/7 38/3 38/3

38/3

38/3 36/3 36/3

36/3

36/3

Marine Corps Fighter and Attack Aircraft

Active

320/23 320/23 308/21

308/21

308/21 280/21 280/21

280/21

280/21

Reserve

68/5 48/4 48/4

48/4

48/4 48/4 48/4

48/4

48/4

Naval Forces

Strategic Forces Ships

19 16 17

18

18 18 18

18

18

Battle Forces

315 300 294

292

271 256 257

258

257

Support Forces Ships

41 37 26

26

26 25 25

25

25

Reserve Forces Ships

16 19 18

18

18 18 16

15

15

Total Ship Battle Forces

391 372 355

354

333 317 316

316

315

Mobilization Category B:
Mine Warfare Ships


1

1

2


6


8

10

11


11


11

Local Defense Mine Warfare Ships and
Coastal Defense Craft


7

12

13


13


13

12

13


13


11

Total Other Forcese

8 13 15

19

21 22 24

24

22

NOTE: PMAI = primary mission aircraft inventory.
a Includes the Eskimo Scout Group and the armored cavalry regiments.
b The PMAI counts given here include combat–coded aircraft only.
c Reductions in the number of squadrons reflect consolidations and organizational changes.
d A previously planned reduction to 906 aircraft has been delayed to FY 2001 because of delays in converting some combat units into training units.
e Excludes auxiliaries and sealift forces.

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