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Military power of Jordan and Australia

Country: Jordan Australia
Capital: Amman Canberra
Population: 9 915 942 24 399 300
Area: 89 341 km2 7 692 024 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Jordan military forces description Australia military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 2 billion $ 25 billion $
Percent of GDP: 4,6% 1,88%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 110 700 58 061
Reserve personnel: 65 000 19 338
Available for military: 3 285 575 5 316 464

Land Forces

Tanks: 1 321 59×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 149 2 580
Total artillery: 621 235
Self-propelled artillery: 461 0
Rocket artillery: 88 0

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 260 450
Fighter aircraft: 0 0
Multirole aircraf: 46 97
Attack aircraft: 8 0
Helicopters: 126 187

Navy

Total naval: 27 49
Aircraftcarriers: 0 2
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 0 11
Corvettes: 0 0
Submarines: 0 6

Military service

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.

Australia

17 years of age for voluntary military service (with parental consent); no conscription; women allowed to serve in most combat roles, except the Army special forces.