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Japanese Armed forces

Japan
Capital: Tokyo
Area: 377 944 km2
Population: 126 880 000
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Military budget
46,1 billion $
Percent of GDP
1
Nuclear weapons
0 warheads
Military branches: (Japan Self-Defense Forces - 自衛隊) Ground Self-Defense Force (Rikujou Jieitai, GSDF), Maritime Self-Defense Force (Kaijou Jieitai, MSDF), Air Self-Defense Force (Koukuu Jieitai, ASDF).

Military service age and obligation: 18 years of age for voluntary military service; no conscription; mandatory retirement at age 53 for senior enlisted personnel and at 62 years for senior service officers.
Active personnel
247 150
Reserve personnel
56 100
Available for military
27 301 443
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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
686
AFVs
2 905
Total artillery
1 179
Self-propelled guns
226
Rocket artillery
99
Current equipment main models

Tanks

TypeNameNumber
Type 1066
Type 90340
-Type 74280

AFVs

TypeNameNumber
Maneuver Combat Vehicle4
Type 89120
-Type 82231
-Type 87111
-Komatsu LAV1673
-Type 73338
-Type 96365

Self-propelled artillery

TypeNameNumber
Type 99111
-M11091

Rocket artillery

TypeNameNumber
M27099

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
1 654
Fighters
154
Multirole aircraft
134
Attack aircraft
0
Helicopters
719
Current equipment main models

Fighter aircraft

TypeNameNumber
F-15 Eagle154

Multirole aircraft

TypeNameNumber
-Mitsubishi F-263
F-4 Phantom II71

Attack aircraft

TypeNameNumber
--

Helicopters

TypeNameNumber
Boeing AH-64 Apache13
Bell AH-1 Cobra88
-Kawasaki OH-138
-OH-6D106
Boeing CH-47 Chinook58
UH-60 Black Hawk34
Bell UH-1153
-Mitsubishi SH-60114
-AgustaWestland AW1017

Navy

Total naval - number of all military ships in country. Includes auxiliaries.
Aircraft carriers includes helicopter carriers. Destroyers includes Battlecruisers and Cruisers.
Total naval
129
Aircraft carriers
4
Destroyers
38
Frigates
0
Corvettes
6
Submarines
17
Current equipment main models

Aircraft carriers

TypeNameNumber
-Izumo-class2
-Hyūga-class2

Destroyers

TypeNameNumber
Murasame-class9
-Asagiri-class8
-Hatsuyuki-class3
-Takanami-class5
-Akizuki-class4
-Hatakaze-class2
-Kongō-class4
Atago-class2

Frigates

TypeNameNumber
--

Corvettes

TypeNameNumber
-Abukuma-class6

Submarines

TypeNameNumber
-Sōryū-class7
-Oyashio-class10
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