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Military power of Malaysia and Indonesia

Country: Malaysia Indonesia
Capital: Kuala Lumpur Jakarta
Population: 30 894 900 258 705 000
Area: 330 803 km2 1 904 569 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Malaysia military forces description Indonesia military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 3,6 billion $ 8,05 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,16% 1%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 110 000 395 500
Reserve personnel: 296 300 400 000
Available for military: 14 817 517 52 000 000

Land Forces

Tanks: 74 408×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 261 1 195
Total artillery: 301 300
Self-propelled artillery: 30 37
Rocket artillery: 54 86

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 274 391
Fighter aircraft: 48 11
Multirole aircraf: 45 39
Attack aircraft: 0 8
Helicopters: 72 164

Navy

Total naval: 63 149
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 2 8
Corvettes: 6 26
Submarines: 2 5

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.

Indonesia

18-27 years of age for voluntary or compulsory military service; 2-year conscript service obligation; 17 year olds are eligible to become cadets at military higher education institutes, where they are classified as military personnel.