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Military power of Jordan and Saudi Arabia

Country: Jordan Saudi Arabia
Capital: Amman Riyadh
Population: 9 915 942 30 770 375
Area: 89 341 km2 2 149 690 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Jordan military forces description Saudi Arabia military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 2 billion $ 63,7 billion $
Percent of GDP: 4,6% 10%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 110 700 230 000
Reserve personnel: 65 000 325 000
Available for military: 3 285 575 8 240 714

Land Forces

Tanks: 1 321 1 142×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 149 9 096
Total artillery: 621 757
Self-propelled artillery: 461 474
Rocket artillery: 88 122

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 260 862
Fighter aircraft: 0 86
Multirole aircraf: 46 54
Attack aircraft: 8 148
Helicopters: 126 344

Navy

Total naval: 27 27
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 0 7
Corvettes: 0 4
Submarines: 0 0

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.

Saudi Arabia

17 is the legal minimum age for voluntary military service; no conscription.