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Military power of Egypt and USA

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Country: Egypt USA
Capital: Cairo Washington
Population: 89 810 000 324 527 000
Area: 1 010 407 km2 9 857 306 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 7 200 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 7,85 billion $ 554,2 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,4% 3,8%

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Manpower

Active personnel: 500 000 1 301 300
Reserve personnel: 1 000 000 811 000
Available for military: 41 157 220 73 270 043

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Land Forces

Tanks: 3 914 8 848×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 11 454 46 000
Total artillery: 5 813 3 269
Self-propelled artillery: 995 950
Rocket artillery: 1 322 1 197

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Air Forces

Total aircraft: 1 277 12 100
Fighter aircraft: 113 388
Multirole aircraf: 241 2 062
Attack aircraft: 82 470
Helicopters: 260 5 000

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Navy

Total naval: 154 436
Aircraftcarriers: 2 20
Destroyers: 0 85
Frigates: 11 0
Corvettes: 6 0
Submarines: 8 70

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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.

USA

18 years of age (17 years of age with parental consent) for male and female voluntary service; no conscription; maximum enlistment age 42 (Army), 27 (Air Force), 34 (Navy), 28 (Marines); service obligation 8 years, including 2-5 years active duty (Army), 2 years active (Navy), 4 years active (Air Force, Marines); DoD is eliminating prohibitions restricting women from assignments in units smaller than brigades or near combat units.