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Military power of Germany & Spain

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Country: Germany (DE) Spain (ES)
Capital: Berlin Madrid
Population: 82 175 700 46 439 864
Area: 357 168 km2 505 990 km2
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Military expenditures

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Military budget: 44,3 billion $ 7,6 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,2% 0,6%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 178 334 123 000
Reserve personnel: 40 000 8 200
Available for military: 18 529 299 11 759 557

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 328 327
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 592 2 384
Total artillery: 440 245
Self-propelled artillery: 148 102
Rocket artillery: 50 0

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 785 532
Fighter aircraft: 134 52
Multirole aircraf: 115 86
Attack aircraft: 0 13
Helicopters: 358 157

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Navy

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Total naval: 64 76
Aircraftcarriers: 0 1
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 10 11
Corvettes: 5 0
Submarines: 6 3

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Nuclear weapons

Germany

Germany participates in the NATO nuclear weapons sharing arrangements and trains for delivering United States nuclear warheads.

Spain

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Military service

Germany

17-23 years of age for male and female voluntary military service; conscription ended 1 July 2011; service obligation 8-23 months or 12 years; women have been eligible for voluntary service in all military branches and positions since 2001.

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.