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Military power of Romania and USA

Country: Romania USA
Capital: Bucharest Washington
Population: 19 511 000 324 527 000
Area: 238 391 km2 9 857 306 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 7 200 warheads
More: Romania military forces description USA military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 4 billion $ 554,2 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2% 3,8%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 84 000 1 301 300
Reserve personnel: 80 000 811 000
Available for military: 5 601 234 73 270 043

Land Forces

Tanks: 857 8 848×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 557 46 000
Total artillery: 1 069 3 269
Self-propelled artillery: 47 950
Rocket artillery: 189 1 197

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 159 12 100
Fighter aircraft: 42 388
Multirole aircraf: 0 2 062
Attack aircraft: 0 470
Helicopters: 66 5 000

Navy

Total naval: 61 436
Aircraftcarriers: 0 20
Destroyers: 0 85
Frigates: 3 0
Corvettes: 7 0
Submarines: 1 70

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.

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.