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Military power of Malaysia and Jordan

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

Military expenditures

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

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

Land Forces

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

Air Forces

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

Navy

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

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.

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.