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Military power of United Arab Emirates and Norway

Country: United Arab Emirates Norway
Capital: Abu Dhabi Oslo
Population: 5 927 482 5 213 985
Area: 83 600 km2 323 802 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: United Arab Emirates military forces description Norway military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 22,8 billion $ 7,2 billion $
Percent of GDP: 5,7% 1,4%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 100 000 25 000
Reserve personnel: 0 46 000
Available for military: 3 240 000 1 078 181

Land Forces

Tanks: 388 52×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 5 813 514
Total artillery: 306 38
Self-propelled artillery: 183 26
Rocket artillery: 68 12

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 489 122
Fighter aircraft: 0 0
Multirole aircraf: 146 50
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 202 34

Navy

Total naval: 72 45
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 0 5
Corvettes: 11 0
Submarines: 0 6

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.

Norway

18-44 years of age for male compulsory military service (55 years of age if you are an officer); 16 years of age in wartime; 17 years of age for male volunteers; 18 years of age for women. 19-month service with 12-month service obligation. Around 50% of conscripts are enrolled in the Home Guard, for a 7-month period (spread out over many years).