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Military power of France and Jordan

Country: France Jordan
Capital: Paris Amman
Population: 67 013 000 9 915 942
Area: 640 679 km2 89 341 km2
Nuclear weapons: 300 warheads 0 warheads
More: France military forces description Jordan military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 55,7 billion $ 2 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,3% 4,6%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 215 019 110 700
Reserve personnel: 27 680 65 000
Available for military: 14 563 662 3 285 575

Land Forces

Tanks: 406 1 321×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 6 352 3 149
Total artillery: 448 621
Self-propelled artillery: 330 461
Rocket artillery: 13 88

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 1 036 260
Fighter aircraft: 35 0
Multirole aircraf: 150 46
Attack aircraft: 84 8
Helicopters: 480 126

Navy

Total naval: 110 27
Aircraftcarriers: 4 0
Destroyers: 11 0
Frigates: 11 0
Corvettes: 0 0
Submarines: 10 0

Military service

France

18-25 years of age for male and female voluntary military service; no conscription; 1-year service obligation; women serve in noncombat post.

Jordan

17 years of age for voluntary male military service; initial service term 2 years, with option to reenlist for 18 years; conscription at age 18 suspended in 1999; women are not conscripted, but can volunteer to serve in noncombat military positions in the Royal Jordanian Arab Army Women's Corps and RJAF.