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Military power of USA and Russia

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Country: USA Russia
Capital: Washington Moscow
Population: 324 527 000 144 554 993
Area: 9 857 306 km2 17 098 242 km2
Nuclear weapons: 7 200 warheads 7 500 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 610 billion $ 66,3 billion $
Percent of GDP: 3,1% 4,3%

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Manpower

Active personnel: 1 281 900 771 000
Reserve personnel: 811 000 2 000 000
Available for military: 73 270 043 34 765 736

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Land Forces

Tanks: 6 393 20 050×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 41 760 27 335
Total artillery: 3 269 14 557
Self-propelled artillery: 950 5 955
Rocket artillery: 1 197 4 032

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Air Forces

Total aircraft: 12 304 4 441
Fighter aircraft: 457 751
Multirole aircraf: 2 192 526
Attack aircraft: 587 783
Helicopters: 4 889 1 505

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Navy

Total naval: 437 314
Aircraftcarriers: 20 1
Destroyers: 85 18
Frigates: 0 10
Corvettes: 0 83
Submarines: 71 59

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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.

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.