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Australian Armed forces

Australia
Capital: Canberra
Area: 7 692 024 km2
Population: 24 399 300
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Military budget
24,7 billion $
Percent of GDP
1,88
Nuclear weapons
0 warheads
Military branches: (Australian Defense Force) Australian Army; Royal Australian Navy (includes Naval Aviation Force); Royal Australian Air Force; Joint Operations Command (JOC).

Military service age and obligation: 17 years of age for voluntary military service (with parental consent); no conscription; women allowed to serve in most combat roles, except the Army special forces.
Active personnel
58 061
Reserve personnel
19 338
Available for military
5 316 464
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Land Forces

Armoured fighting vehicles includes infantry fighting vehicles, tank destroyers, armoured personnel carriers, mine-resistant ambush protected vehicles(MRAP), amphibious and reconnaissance vehicles.
Total artillery includes towed, self-propelled gun(SPG) and rocket artillery.
Tanks
59
AFVs
2 580
Total artillery
235
Self-propelled guns
0
Rocket artillery
0
Current equipment main models

Tanks

TypeNameNumber
M1A1 Abrams59

Self-propelled artillery

TypeNameNumber
--

Rocket artillery

TypeNameNumber
--

Air Forces

Total aircraft - number of all military aircraft and helicopters in country. Includes training and cargo aircraft. Does not include drones.
Attack includes ground-attack and strategic bomber aircrafts.
Total aircraft
450
Fighters
0
Multirole aircraft
97
Attack aircraft
0
Helicopters
187
Current equipment main models

Fighter aircraft

TypeNameNumber
--

Multirole aircraft

Attack aircraft

TypeNameNumber
--

Helicopters

TypeNameNumber
CH-47D Chinook2
ARH Tiger22
-MRH-90 Taipan39
UH-60 Black Hawk34
CH-47F Chinook10
-Bell 206 Kiowa27
-Sikorsky SH-60 Seahawk40
-Eurocopter Ecureuil13

Navy

Total naval - number of all military ships in country. Includes auxiliaries.
Aircraft carriers includes helicopter carriers. Destroyers includes Battlecruisers and Cruisers.
Total naval
49
Aircraft carriers
2
Destroyers
0
Frigates
11
Corvettes
0
Submarines
6
Current equipment main models

Aircraft carriers

TypeNameNumber
Canberra class2

Destroyers

TypeNameNumber
--

Frigates

TypeNameNumber
Anzac class8
Adelaide class3

Corvettes

TypeNameNumber
--

Submarines

TypeNameNumber
Collins class6
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