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Military power of Iran and Azerbaijan

Country: Iran Azerbaijan
Capital: Tehran Baku
Population: 78 192 200 9 713 500
Area: 1 648 195 km2 86 600 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Iran military forces description Azerbaijan military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 12,3 billion $ 1,46 billion $
Percent of GDP: 3% 3%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 550 000 66 940
Reserve personnel: 1 800 000 300 000
Available for military: 23 619 215 3 000 000

Land Forces

Tanks: 2 569 615×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 315 1 937
Total artillery: 5 383 704
Self-propelled artillery: 320 190
Rocket artillery: 1 493 224

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 883 127
Fighter aircraft: 151 5
Multirole aircraf: 88 13
Attack aircraft: 49 11
Helicopters: 324 75

Navy

Total naval: 406 31
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 6 1
Corvettes: 3 0
Submarines: 40 4

Military service

Iran

18 years of age for compulsory military service; 16 years of age for volunteers; 17 years of age for Law Enforcement Forces; 15 years of age for Basij Forces (Popular Mobilization Army); conscript military service obligation is 18 months; women exempt from military service.

Azerbaijan

18-35 years of age for cumpulsory military service; service obligation 18 months or 12 months for university graduates; 17 years of age for voluntary service; 17 year olds are considered to be on active service at cadet military schools.