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Military power of Malaysia and United Arab Emirates

Country: Malaysia United Arab Emirates
Capital: Kuala Lumpur Abu Dhabi
Population: 30 894 900 5 927 482
Area: 330 803 km2 83 600 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Malaysia military forces description United Arab Emirates military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 3,6 billion $ 22,8 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,16% 5,7%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 110 000 100 000
Reserve personnel: 296 300 0
Available for military: 14 817 517 3 240 000

Land Forces

Tanks: 74 388×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 261 5 813
Total artillery: 301 306
Self-propelled artillery: 30 183
Rocket artillery: 54 68

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 274 489
Fighter aircraft: 48 0
Multirole aircraf: 45 146
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 72 202

Navy

Total naval: 63 72
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 2 0
Corvettes: 6 11
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.

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.