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Military power of USA and Egypt

Country: USA Egypt
Capital: Washington Cairo
Population: 324 527 000 89 810 000
Area: 9 857 306 km2 1 010 407 km2
Nuclear weapons: 7 200 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 554,2 billion $ 7,85 billion $
Percent of GDP: 3,8% 2,4%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 1 301 300 500 000
Reserve personnel: 811 000 1 000 000
Available for military: 73 270 043 41 157 220

Land Forces

Tanks: 8 848 3 914×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 46 000 11 454
Total artillery: 3 269 5 813
Self-propelled artillery: 950 995
Rocket artillery: 1 197 1 322

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 12 100 1 277
Fighter aircraft: 388 113
Multirole aircraf: 2 062 241
Attack aircraft: 470 82
Helicopters: 5 000 260

Navy

Total naval: 436 154
Aircraftcarriers: 20 2
Destroyers: 85 0
Frigates: 0 11
Corvettes: 0 6
Submarines: 70 8

Military service

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.

Egypt

18-30 years of age for male conscript military service; service obligation - 18-36 months, followed by a 9-year reserve obligation; voluntary enlistment possible from age 16.