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Military power of Netherlands and Spain

Country: Netherlands Spain
Capital: Amsterdam Madrid
Population: 17 000 059 46 439 864
Area: 41 543 km2 505 990 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Netherlands military forces description Spain military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 8,9 billion $ 7,6 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,2% 0,6%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 59 346 204 692
Reserve personnel: 32 200 16 200
Available for military: 7 728 129 11 759 557

Land Forces

Tanks: 18 327×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 046 2 530
Total artillery: 57 239
Self-propelled artillery: 57 96
Rocket artillery: 0 0

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 187 533
Fighter aircraft: 0 48
Multirole aircraf: 63 86
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 99 179

Navy

Total naval: 56 54
Aircraftcarriers: 0 1
Destroyers: 4 0
Frigates: 2 11
Corvettes: 0 0
Submarines: 4 3

Military service

Netherlands

17 years of age for an all-volunteer force.

Spain

18-26 years of age for voluntary military service by a Spanish citizen or legal immigrant, 2-3 year obligation; women allowed to serve in all SAF branches, including combat units; no conscription, but Spanish Government retains right to mobilize citizens 19-25 years of age in a national emergency; mandatory retirement of non-NCO enlisted personnel at age 45 or 58, depending on service length.