08:46 GMT29 November 2020
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    A jaw-dropping clip has emerged on the Internet which reveals a sample of equipment, ships, planes and vehicles from the US arsenal, all lined up from smallest to largest.

    The size of the weapons that America uses to expand its military presence around the globe can now be assessed with the help of an eye-catching video which has already gone viral online.

    The two-minute computer-generated clip "covers everything from a 1.25-inch bullet to 1,000-plus foot aircraft carriers," according to the website Foxtrotalpha.

    USS Gerald R. Ford
    © Photo : Wikipedia/U.S. Navy
    USS Gerald R. Ford

    Released by the YouTube channel MetaBallStudios, the US Army Size Comparison  video can hardly be called all-encompassing in terms of showing a full variety of US weapons.

    A serviceman stands inside the US military transport aircraft C-5 Galaxy
    © Sputnik / Valeriy Melnikov
    A serviceman stands inside the US military transport aircraft C-5 Galaxy

    "Not everything in the video is technically an Army weapon, but it's still cool to get an idea for the sheer scale of what's in America's military toolbox," Foxtrotalpha said.

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