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Military power of Brazil and Egypt

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Country: Brazil Egypt
Capital: Brasília Cairo
Population: 204 451 000 89 810 000
Area: 8 515 767 km2 1 010 407 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 22,8 billion $ 7,85 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,3% 2,4%

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Manpower

Active personnel: 318 480 500 000
Reserve personnel: 1 340 000 1 000 000
Available for military: 53 350 703 41 157 220

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Land Forces

Tanks: 469 3 914×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 769 11 454
Total artillery: 1 112 5 813
Self-propelled artillery: 184 995
Rocket artillery: 198 1 322

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Air Forces

Total aircraft: 761 1 277
Fighter aircraft: 45 113
Multirole aircraf: 0 241
Attack aircraft: 78 82
Helicopters: 263 260

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Navy

Total naval: 111 154
Aircraftcarriers: 1 2
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 9 11
Corvettes: 5 6
Submarines: 5 8

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Military service

Brazil

18-45 years of age for compulsory military service; conscript service obligation is 10-12 months; 17-45 years of age for voluntary service; an increasing percentage of the ranks are "long-service" volunteer professionals; women were allowed to serve in the armed forces beginning in early 1980s when the Brazilian Army became the first army in South America to accept women into career ranks; women serve in Navy and Air Force only in Women's Reserve Corps.

Egypt

18-30 years of age for male conscript military service; service obligation - 18-36 months, followed by a 9-year reserve obligation; voluntary enlistment possible from age 16.