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Military power of United Arab Emirates and Spain

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Country: United Arab Emirates Spain
Capital: Abu Dhabi Madrid
Population: 5 927 482 46 439 864
Area: 83 600 km2 505 990 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 22,8 billion $ 7,6 billion $
Percent of GDP: 5,7% 0,6%

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Manpower

Active personnel: 100 000 123 000
Reserve personnel: 0 8 200
Available for military: 3 240 000 11 759 557

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Land Forces

Tanks: 388 327×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 5 813 2 384
Total artillery: 306 245
Self-propelled artillery: 183 102
Rocket artillery: 68 0

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Air Forces

Total aircraft: 489 519
Fighter aircraft: 0 52
Multirole aircraf: 146 86
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 202 157

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Navy

Total naval: 72 76
Aircraftcarriers: 0 1
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 0 11
Corvettes: 11 0
Submarines: 0 3

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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.

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.