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Military power of Jordan and France

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

Military expenditures

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

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

Land Forces

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

Air Forces

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

Navy

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

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.

France

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