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Military power of Poland and Egypt

Country: Poland Egypt
Capital: Warsaw Cairo
Population: 38 454 576 89 810 000
Area: 312 679 km2 1 010 407 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Poland military forces description Egypt military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 9,7 billion $ 7,85 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2% 2,4%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 120 000 500 000
Reserve personnel: 515 000 1 000 000
Available for military: 10 500 000 41 157 220

Land Forces

Tanks: 1 065 3 914×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 358 11 454
Total artillery: 706 5 813
Self-propelled artillery: 454 995
Rocket artillery: 180 1 322

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 539 1 277
Fighter aircraft: 32 113
Multirole aircraf: 48 241
Attack aircraft: 32 82
Helicopters: 283 260

Navy

Total naval: 83 154
Aircraftcarriers: 0 2
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 2 11
Corvettes: 1 6
Submarines: 5 8

Military service

Poland

18-28 years of age for male and female voluntary military service; conscription phased out in 2009-12; service obligation shortened from 12 to 9 months in 2005; women only allowed to serve as officers and noncommissioned officers.

Egypt

18-30 years of age for male conscript military service; service obligation - 18-36 months, followed by a 9-year reserve obligation; voluntary enlistment possible from age 16.