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Military power of Egypt and India

Country: Egypt India
Capital: Cairo New Delhi
Population: 89 810 000 1 276 267 000
Area: 1 010 407 km2 3 287 590 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 110–120 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 7,85 billion $ 55,9 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,4% 2,5%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 500 000 1 325 450
Reserve personnel: 1 000 000 1 155 000
Available for military: 41 157 220 319 129 420

Land Forces

Tanks: 3 914 3 788×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 11 454 5 581
Total artillery: 5 813 8 681
Self-propelled artillery: 995 290
Rocket artillery: 1 322 292

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 1 277 2 212
Fighter aircraft: 113 314
Multirole aircraf: 241 312
Attack aircraft: 82 241
Helicopters: 260 726

Navy

Total naval: 154 213
Aircraftcarriers: 2 2
Destroyers: 0 10
Frigates: 11 15
Corvettes: 6 25
Submarines: 8 14

Military service

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.

India

16-18 years of age for voluntary military service (Army 17 1/2, Air Force 17, Navy 16 1/2); no conscription; women may join as officers, but for noncombat roles only.