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Military power of Jordan and United Arab Emirates

Country: Jordan United Arab Emirates
Capital: Amman Abu Dhabi
Population: 9 915 942 5 927 482
Area: 89 341 km2 83 600 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Jordan military forces description United Arab Emirates military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 2 billion $ 22,8 billion $
Percent of GDP: 4,6% 5,7%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 110 700 100 000
Reserve personnel: 65 000 0
Available for military: 3 285 575 3 240 000

Land Forces

Tanks: 1 321 388×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 149 5 813
Total artillery: 621 306
Self-propelled artillery: 461 183
Rocket artillery: 88 68

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 260 489
Fighter aircraft: 0 0
Multirole aircraf: 46 146
Attack aircraft: 8 0
Helicopters: 126 202

Navy

Total naval: 27 72
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 0 0
Corvettes: 0 11
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.

United Arab Emirates

18-30 years of age for compulsory military service for men, optional service for women; 17 years of age for male volunteers with parental approval; 2-year general obligation, 9 months for secondary school graduates; women may train for 9 months regardless of education.