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Military power of Russia and Finland

Country: Russia Finland
Capital: Moscow Helsinki
Population: 144 554 993 5 488 543
Area: 17 098 242 km2 338 424 km2
Nuclear weapons: 7 500 warheads 0 warheads
More: Russia military forces description Finland military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 69,2 billion $ 3,1 billion $
Percent of GDP: 5,3% 1,3%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 771 000 33 386
Reserve personnel: 2 000 000 900 000
Available for military: 34 765 736 1 155 368

Land Forces

Tanks: 20 050 199×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 30 201 1 816
Total artillery: 14 533 908
Self-propelled artillery: 5 943 120
Rocket artillery: 4 020 56

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 4 042 207
Fighter aircraft: 629 0
Multirole aircraf: 428 54
Attack aircraft: 752 0
Helicopters: 1 360 27

Navy

Total naval: 313 63
Aircraftcarriers: 1 0
Destroyers: 19 0
Frigates: 6 0
Corvettes: 83 0
Submarines: 61 0

Military service

Russia

18-27 years of age for compulsory or voluntary military service; males are registered for the draft at 17 years of age; 1-year service obligation (conscripts can only be sent to combat zones after 6 months of training); reserve obligation for non-officers to age 50; enrollment in military schools from the age of 16, cadets classified as members of the armed forces.

Finland

18 years of age for male voluntary and compulsory - and female voluntary - national military and nonmilitary service; service obligation 6-12 months; military obligation to age 60