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Military power of Malaysia and France

Country: Malaysia France
Capital: Kuala Lumpur Paris
Population: 30 894 900 67 013 000
Area: 330 803 km2 640 679 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 300 warheads
More: Malaysia military forces description France military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 3,6 billion $ 55,7 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,16% 2,3%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 110 000 203 000
Reserve personnel: 296 300 68 000
Available for military: 14 817 517 14 563 662

Land Forces

Tanks: 74 406×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 261 6 352
Total artillery: 301 448
Self-propelled artillery: 30 330
Rocket artillery: 54 13

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 274 1 076
Fighter aircraft: 48 38
Multirole aircraf: 45 150
Attack aircraft: 0 89
Helicopters: 72 512

Navy

Total naval: 63 109
Aircraftcarriers: 0 4
Destroyers: 0 10
Frigates: 2 11
Corvettes: 6 0
Submarines: 2 10

Military service

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.

France

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