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Military power of Romania and France

Country: Romania France
Capital: Bucharest Paris
Population: 19 511 000 67 013 000
Area: 238 391 km2 640 679 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 300 warheads
More: Romania military forces description France military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 4 billion $ 55,7 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2% 2,3%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 84 000 215 019
Reserve personnel: 80 000 27 680
Available for military: 5 601 234 14 563 662

Land Forces

Tanks: 857 406×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 557 6 352
Total artillery: 1 069 448
Self-propelled artillery: 47 330
Rocket artillery: 189 13

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 159 1 036
Fighter aircraft: 42 35
Multirole aircraf: 0 150
Attack aircraft: 0 84
Helicopters: 66 480

Navy

Total naval: 61 110
Aircraftcarriers: 0 4
Destroyers: 0 11
Frigates: 3 11
Corvettes: 7 0
Submarines: 1 10

Military service

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.

France

18-25 years of age for male and female voluntary military service; no conscription; 1-year service obligation; women serve in noncombat post.