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Military power of Netherlands & Austria

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Netherlands vs Austria

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Country: Netherlands (NL) Austria (AT)
Capital: Amsterdam Vienna
Population: 17 469 635 8 935 112
Area: 41 543 km2 83 879 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 13,7 billion $ 3,2 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,5% 0,74%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 35 400 25 000
Reserve personnel: 4 500 150 000
Available for military: 7 728 129 1 941 110

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 18 56
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 039 215
Total artillery: 57 83
Self-propelled artillery: 57 83
Rocket artillery: 0 0

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 186 133
Fighter aircraft: 0 15
Multirole aircraf: 63 0
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 94 67
UCAV (combat drone): 4 0

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Navy

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Total naval: 56 0
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 4 0
Frigates: 2 0
Corvettes: 0 0
Submarines: 4 0

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Nuclear weapons

Netherlands

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

Austria

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Military service

Netherlands

17 years of age for an all-volunteer force.

Austria

Registration requirement at age 17, the legal minimum age for voluntary military service; 18 is the legal minimum age for compulsory military service (6 months), or optionally, alternative civil/community service (9 months); males 18 to 50 years old in the militia or inactive reserve are subject to compulsory service; in a January 2012 referendum, a majority of Austrians voted in favor of retaining the system of compulsory military service (with the option of alternative/non-military service) instead of switching to a professional army system.