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Military power of Romania and Switzerland

Country: Romania Switzerland
Capital: Bucharest Bern
Population: 19 511 000 8 306 200
Area: 238 391 km2 41 285 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Romania military forces description Switzerland military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 4 billion $ 4,83 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2% 0,8%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 84 000 140 000
Reserve personnel: 80 000 80 000
Available for military: 5 601 234 1 852 580

Land Forces

Tanks: 857 224×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 557 1 500
Total artillery: 1 069 224
Self-propelled artillery: 47 224
Rocket artillery: 189 0

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 159 193
Fighter aircraft: 42 40
Multirole aircraf: 0 26
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 66 45

Navy

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

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.

Switzerland

19-26 years of age for male compulsory military service; 18 years of age for voluntary male and female military service; every Swiss male has to serve at least 260 days in the armed forces; conscripts receive 18 weeks of mandatory training, followed by seven 3-week intermittent recalls for training during the next 10 years.