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Military power of Azerbaijan & Iran

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Azerbaijan vs Iran

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Country: Azerbaijan (AZ) Iran (IR)
Capital: Baku Tehran
Population: 10,127,874 83,183,741
Area: 86,600 km2 1,648,195 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 2.3 billion $ 17.4 billion $
Percent of GDP: 5% 3.8%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 126,000 610,000
Reserve personnel: 330,000 350,000
Available for military: 3,000,000 23,619,215

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 665 2,531
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1,637 1,625
Total artillery: 740 4,096
Self-propelled artillery: 237 570
Rocket artillery: 196 1,438

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 127 886
Fighter aircraft: 5 130
Multirole aircraf: 13 73
Attack aircraft: 11 52
Helicopters: 75 324
UCAV (combat drone): 0 36

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Navy

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Total naval: 31 406
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 1 6
Corvettes: 0 3
Submarines: 4 40

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Nuclear weapons

Azerbaijan

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Iran

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Military service

Azerbaijan

18-35 years of age for cumpulsory military service; service obligation 18 months or 12 months for university graduates; 17 years of age for voluntary service; 17 year olds are considered to be on active service at cadet military schools.

Iran

18 years of age for compulsory military service; 16 years of age for volunteers; 17 years of age for Law Enforcement Forces; 15 years of age for Basij Forces (Popular Mobilization Army); conscript military service obligation is 18 months; women exempt from military service.