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Military power of Jordan and Malaysia

Country: Jordan Malaysia
Capital: Amman Kuala Lumpur
Population: 9 915 942 30 894 900
Area: 89 341 km2 330 803 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Jordan military forces description Malaysia military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 2 billion $ 3,6 billion $
Percent of GDP: 4,6% 1,16%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 110 700 110 000
Reserve personnel: 65 000 296 300
Available for military: 3 285 575 14 817 517

Land Forces

Tanks: 1 321 74×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 149 1 261
Total artillery: 621 301
Self-propelled artillery: 461 30
Rocket artillery: 88 54

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 260 274
Fighter aircraft: 0 48
Multirole aircraf: 46 45
Attack aircraft: 8 0
Helicopters: 126 72

Navy

Total naval: 27 63
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 0 2
Corvettes: 0 6
Submarines: 0 2

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.

Malaysia

17 years 6 months of age for voluntary military service (younger with parental consent and proof of age); mandatory retirement age 60; women serve in the Malaysian Armed Forces; no conscription.