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Military power of Spain and Poland

Country: Spain Poland
Capital: Madrid Warsaw
Population: 46 439 864 38 454 576
Area: 505 990 km2 312 679 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Spain military forces description Poland military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 7,6 billion $ 9,7 billion $
Percent of GDP: 0,6% 2%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 204 692 120 000
Reserve personnel: 16 200 515 000
Available for military: 11 759 557 10 500 000

Land Forces

Tanks: 327 1 065×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 530 2 358
Total artillery: 239 706
Self-propelled artillery: 96 454
Rocket artillery: 0 180

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 533 539
Fighter aircraft: 48 32
Multirole aircraf: 86 48
Attack aircraft: 0 32
Helicopters: 179 283

Navy

Total naval: 54 83
Aircraftcarriers: 1 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 11 2
Corvettes: 0 1
Submarines: 3 5

Military service

Spain

18-26 years of age for voluntary military service by a Spanish citizen or legal immigrant, 2-3 year obligation; women allowed to serve in all SAF branches, including combat units; no conscription, but Spanish Government retains right to mobilize citizens 19-25 years of age in a national emergency; mandatory retirement of non-NCO enlisted personnel at age 45 or 58, depending on service length.

Poland

18-28 years of age for male and female voluntary military service; conscription phased out in 2009-12; service obligation shortened from 12 to 9 months in 2005; women only allowed to serve as officers and noncommissioned officers.