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Military power of Russia and Romania

Country: Russia Romania
Capital: Moscow Bucharest
Population: 144 554 993 19 511 000
Area: 17 098 242 km2 238 391 km2
Nuclear weapons: 7 500 warheads 0 warheads
More: Russia military forces description Romania military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 69,2 billion $ 4 billion $
Percent of GDP: 5,3% 2%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 771 000 84 000
Reserve personnel: 2 000 000 80 000
Available for military: 34 765 736 5 601 234

Land Forces

Tanks: 20 050 857×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 30 201 1 557
Total artillery: 14 533 1 069
Self-propelled artillery: 5 943 47
Rocket artillery: 4 020 189

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 4 042 159
Fighter aircraft: 629 42
Multirole aircraf: 428 0
Attack aircraft: 752 0
Helicopters: 1 360 66

Navy

Total naval: 313 61
Aircraftcarriers: 1 0
Destroyers: 19 0
Frigates: 6 3
Corvettes: 83 7
Submarines: 61 1

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.

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.