Malaysian Armed forces

Map of Malaysia
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Population: 30 894 900
Area: 330 803 km2
Capital: Kuala Lumpur

Ethnic groups: Malay 50.1%, Chinese 22.6%, indigenous 11.8%, Indian 6.7%, other 0.7%, non-citizens 8.2%.

Religions: Muslim 61.3%, Buddhist 19.8%, Christian 9.2%, Hindu 6.3%, Confucianism, Taoism, other traditional Chinese religions 1.3%, other 0.4%.

Military branches: (Angkatan Tentera Malaysia, ATM) Malaysian Army , Royal Malaysian Navy , Royal Malaysian Air Force.

Military service age and obligation: 17 years 6 months of age for voluntary military service (younger with parental consent and proof of age); mandatory retirement age 60; women serve in the Malaysian Armed Forces; no conscription.
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Military budget:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu5,4 billion $

Percent of GDP:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu1,4%


Active personnel:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu110 000

Reserve personnel:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu296 300

Available for military:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu14 817 517


Possession of nuclear weapons:
NO

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 and rocket artillery.
Tanks:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu74

Armoured fighting vehicles:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu1 261


Total artillery:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu301

Self-propelled artillery:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu30

Rocket artillery:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu54


Current equipment main models

Tanks

TypeNameNumber
PT-91M Pendekar48
-FV101 Scorpion26

AFVs

TypeNameNumber
-Condor APC315
ACV 300 Adnan267
-AV8 Gempita257
-SIBMAS186
-K-200 KIFV111
-Bandvagn 20680
-Alvis Stormer25
-AV4 Lipanbara20

Self-propelled artillery

TypeNameNumber
M109A630

Rocket artillery

TypeNameNumber
Astros II MLRS54

Air Forces

Total aircraft - number of all military aircrafts and helicopters in country. Includes training and cargo aircrafts. Does not include drones.
Attack includes ground-attack and strategic bomber aircrafts.
Total aircraft:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu274


Fighter aircraft:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu48

Multirole aircraft:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu45

Attack aircraft:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu0

Helicopters:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu72


Current equipment main models

Fighter aircraft

TypeNameNumber
Mikoyan MiG-2912
Northrop F-518
-Aermacchi MB-33918

Multirole aircraft

TypeNameNumber
Su-30MKM18
Boeing F/A-18D Hornet8
-BAE Hawk18

Attack aircraft

TypeNameNumber
--

Helicopters

TypeNameNumber
Sikorsky S-70 Black Hawk6
-Eurocopter EC 725 Super Cougar12
-Aérospatiale Alouette III13
-Sikorsky SH-3 Sea King31
-Agusta A109C11
-Westland Lynx6
-Eurocopter Fennec6

Navy

Total naval - number of all military ships in country. Includes auxiliaries.
Aircraft carriers includes helicopter carriers. Destroyers includes Battlecruisers and Cruisers.
Total naval:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu63


Aircraft carriers:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu0

Destroyers:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu0

Frigates:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu2

Corvettes:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu6

Submarines:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu2


Current equipment main models

Aircraft carriers

TypeNameNumber
--

Destroyers

TypeNameNumber
--

Frigates

TypeNameNumber
-Lekiu2

Corvettes

TypeNameNumber
-Kasturi2
-Laksamana4

Submarines

TypeNameNumber
-Perdana Menteri2
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