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Military power of United Arab Emirates and India

Country: United Arab Emirates India
Capital: Abu Dhabi New Delhi
Population: 5 927 482 1 276 267 000
Area: 83 600 km2 3 287 590 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 110–120 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 22,8 billion $ 55,9 billion $
Percent of GDP: 5,7% 2,5%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 100 000 1 325 450
Reserve personnel: 0 1 155 000
Available for military: 3 240 000 319 129 420

Land Forces

Tanks: 388 3 788×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 5 813 5 581
Total artillery: 306 8 681
Self-propelled artillery: 183 290
Rocket artillery: 68 292

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 489 2 212
Fighter aircraft: 0 314
Multirole aircraf: 146 312
Attack aircraft: 0 241
Helicopters: 202 726

Navy

Total naval: 72 213
Aircraftcarriers: 0 2
Destroyers: 0 10
Frigates: 0 15
Corvettes: 11 25
Submarines: 0 14

Military service

United Arab Emirates

18-30 years of age for compulsory military service for men, optional service for women; 17 years of age for male volunteers with parental approval; 2-year general obligation, 9 months for secondary school graduates; women may train for 9 months regardless of education.

India

16-18 years of age for voluntary military service (Army 17 1/2, Air Force 17, Navy 16 1/2); no conscription; women may join as officers, but for noncombat roles only.