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Military power of Egypt and Saudi Arabia

Country: Egypt Saudi Arabia
Capital: Cairo Riyadh
Population: 89 810 000 30 770 375
Area: 1 010 407 km2 2 149 690 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Egypt military forces description Saudi Arabia military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 7,85 billion $ 63,7 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,4% 10%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 500 000 230 000
Reserve personnel: 1 000 000 325 000
Available for military: 41 157 220 8 240 714

Land Forces

Tanks: 3 914 1 142×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 11 454 9 096
Total artillery: 5 813 757
Self-propelled artillery: 995 474
Rocket artillery: 1 322 122

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 1 277 862
Fighter aircraft: 113 86
Multirole aircraf: 241 54
Attack aircraft: 82 148
Helicopters: 260 344

Navy

Total naval: 154 27
Aircraftcarriers: 2 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 11 7
Corvettes: 6 4
Submarines: 8 0

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.

Saudi Arabia

17 is the legal minimum age for voluntary military service; no conscription.