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Military power of France and Romania

Country: France Romania
Capital: Paris Bucharest
Population: 67 013 000 19 511 000
Area: 640 679 km2 238 391 km2
Nuclear weapons: 300 warheads 0 warheads
More: France military forces description Romania military forces description

Military expenditures

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

Active personnel: 203 000 84 000
Reserve personnel: 68 000 80 000
Available for military: 14 563 662 5 601 234

Land Forces

Tanks: 406 857×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 6 352 1 557
Total artillery: 448 1 069
Self-propelled artillery: 330 47
Rocket artillery: 13 189

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 1 076 159
Fighter aircraft: 38 42
Multirole aircraf: 150 0
Attack aircraft: 89 0
Helicopters: 512 66

Navy

Total naval: 109 61
Aircraftcarriers: 4 0
Destroyers: 10 0
Frigates: 11 3
Corvettes: 0 7
Submarines: 10 1

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.

Romania

18 years of age for male and female voluntary service; conscription ended 2006; all military inductees (including women) contract for an initial 5-year term of service, with subsequent successive 3-year terms until age 36.