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Military power of Poland and USA

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Country: Poland USA
Capital: Warsaw Washington
Population: 38 454 576 324 527 000
Area: 312 679 km2 9 857 306 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 7 200 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 12,2 billion $ 610 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2% 3,1%

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Manpower

Active personnel: 120 000 1 281 900
Reserve personnel: 515 000 811 000
Available for military: 10 500 000 73 270 043

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Land Forces

Tanks: 1 009 6 393×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 400 41 760
Total artillery: 729 3 269
Self-propelled artillery: 477 950
Rocket artillery: 180 1 197

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Air Forces

Total aircraft: 416 12 304
Fighter aircraft: 30 457
Multirole aircraf: 48 2 192
Attack aircraft: 32 587
Helicopters: 182 4 889

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Navy

Total naval: 46 437
Aircraftcarriers: 0 20
Destroyers: 0 85
Frigates: 2 0
Corvettes: 1 0
Submarines: 3 71

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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.

USA

18 years of age (17 years of age with parental consent) for male and female voluntary service; no conscription; maximum enlistment age 42 (Army), 27 (Air Force), 34 (Navy), 28 (Marines); service obligation 8 years, including 2-5 years active duty (Army), 2 years active (Navy), 4 years active (Air Force, Marines); DoD is eliminating prohibitions restricting women from assignments in units smaller than brigades or near combat units.