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Military power of Poland and Romania

Country: Poland Romania
Capital: Warsaw Bucharest
Population: 38 454 576 19 511 000
Area: 312 679 km2 238 391 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Poland military forces description Romania military forces description

Military expenditures

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

Active personnel: 120 000 84 000
Reserve personnel: 515 000 80 000
Available for military: 10 500 000 5 601 234

Land Forces

Tanks: 1 065 857×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 358 1 557
Total artillery: 706 1 069
Self-propelled artillery: 454 47
Rocket artillery: 180 189

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 539 159
Fighter aircraft: 32 42
Multirole aircraf: 48 0
Attack aircraft: 32 0
Helicopters: 283 66

Navy

Total naval: 83 61
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 2 3
Corvettes: 1 7
Submarines: 5 1

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.

Romania

18 years of age for male and female voluntary service; conscription ended 2006; all military inductees (including women) contract for an initial 5-year term of service, with subsequent successive 3-year terms until age 36.