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Military power of Israel and Austria

Country: Israel Austria
Capital: Jerusalem Vienna
Population: 8 238 300 8 725 931
Area: 20 770 km2 83 879 km2
Nuclear weapons: 200 warheads 0 warheads
More: Israel military forces description Austria military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 17,8 billion $ 2,8 billion $
Percent of GDP: 5,8% 0,74%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 176 500 55 000
Reserve personnel: 445 000 35 000
Available for military: 1 797 960 1 941 110

Land Forces

Tanks: 4 170 56×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 6 766 284
Total artillery: 1 522 83
Self-propelled artillery: 614 83
Rocket artillery: 48 0

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 789 136
Fighter aircraft: 52 15
Multirole aircraf: 343 0
Attack aircraft: 25 0
Helicopters: 203 70

Navy

Total naval: 74 0
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 0 0
Corvettes: 3 0
Submarines: 5 0

Military service

Israel

18 years of age for compulsory (Jews, Druzes) military service; 17 years of age for voluntary (Christians, Muslims, Circassians) military service; both sexes are obligated to military service; conscript service obligation - 36 months for enlisted men, 21 months for enlisted women, 48 months for officers; pilots commit to 9 years service; reserve obligation to age 41-51 (men), 24 (women).

Austria

Registration requirement at age 17, the legal minimum age for voluntary military service; 18 is the legal minimum age for compulsory military service (6 months), or optionally, alternative civil/community service (9 months); males 18 to 50 years old in the militia or inactive reserve are subject to compulsory service; in a January 2012 referendum, a majority of Austrians voted in favor of retaining the system of compulsory military service (with the option of alternative/non-military service) instead of switching to a professional army system.