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Military power of Egypt and Switzerland

Country: Egypt Switzerland
Capital: Cairo Bern
Population: 89 810 000 8 306 200
Area: 1 010 407 km2 41 285 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Egypt military forces description Switzerland military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 7,85 billion $ 4,83 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,4% 0,8%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 500 000 140 000
Reserve personnel: 1 000 000 80 000
Available for military: 41 157 220 1 852 580

Land Forces

Tanks: 3 914 224×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 11 454 1 500
Total artillery: 5 813 224
Self-propelled artillery: 995 224
Rocket artillery: 1 322 0

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 1 277 193
Fighter aircraft: 113 40
Multirole aircraf: 241 26
Attack aircraft: 82 0
Helicopters: 260 45

Navy

Total naval: 154 0
Aircraftcarriers: 2 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 11 0
Corvettes: 6 0
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.

Switzerland

19-26 years of age for male compulsory military service; 18 years of age for voluntary male and female military service; every Swiss male has to serve at least 260 days in the armed forces; conscripts receive 18 weeks of mandatory training, followed by seven 3-week intermittent recalls for training during the next 10 years.