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Military power of Netherlands and Austria

Country: Netherlands Austria
Capital: Amsterdam Vienna
Population: 17 000 059 8 725 931
Area: 41 543 km2 83 879 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Netherlands military forces description Austria military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 8,9 billion $ 2,8 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,2% 0,74%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 59 346 55 000
Reserve personnel: 32 200 35 000
Available for military: 7 728 129 1 941 110

Land Forces

Tanks: 18 56×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 046 284
Total artillery: 57 83
Self-propelled artillery: 57 83
Rocket artillery: 0 0

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 187 136
Fighter aircraft: 0 15
Multirole aircraf: 63 0
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 99 70

Navy

Total naval: 56 0
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 4 0
Frigates: 2 0
Corvettes: 0 0
Submarines: 4 0

Military service

Netherlands

17 years of age for an all-volunteer force.

Austria

Registration requirement at age 17, the legal minimum age for voluntary military service; 18 is the legal minimum age for compulsory military service (6 months), or optionally, alternative civil/community service (9 months); males 18 to 50 years old in the militia or inactive reserve are subject to compulsory service; in a January 2012 referendum, a majority of Austrians voted in favor of retaining the system of compulsory military service (with the option of alternative/non-military service) instead of switching to a professional army system.