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Peninsula Shield Force Jordan

The Peninsula Shield Force is the military arm of the Gulf Cooperation Council. Members of PSF: Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, and the United Arab Emirates. As of March 2011, the Peninsula Shield Force was commanded by Saudi Major General Mutlaq bin Salem Al-Azima and has about 40 thousand troops.

Jordan is a country located in Middle East with an area of 89,341 km2 (land boundries: 1,744 km and costline 26 km). The capital of Jordan is Amman. The number of inhabitants is 10,658,123.

Jordan has Major Non-NATO Ally (MNNA) status with the United States. Jordan signed a peace treaty with Israel in 1994. The JAF inventory is comprised of a wide mix of imported equipment from Europe, Russia, and the USA.

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Military expenditures

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Military budget: 99.60001 billion $ 2.5 billion $
Percent of GDP: 0% 7%

Military budget

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Highest value in the world: 738 billion $ (USA)
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Manpower

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Active personnel: 671,550 100,500
Reserve personnel: 430,000 65,000
Available for military: 11,870,201 3,285,575

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Highest value in the world: 2,185,000 (China)
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Land Forces

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Tanks: 1,767 1,588
Armoured fighting vehicles: 16,249 3,653
Total artillery: 3,040 633
Self-propelled artillery: 739 461
Rocket artillery: 407 88

Tanks

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Highest value in the world: 12,267 (Russia)
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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 2,122 255
Fighter aircraft: 141 0
Multirole aircraft: 255 44
Attack aircraft: 157 4
Helicopters: 793 140
UCAV (combat drone): 6 0

Total aircraft

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Highest value in the world: 12,930 (USA)
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Navy

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Total naval: 205 27
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 11 0
Corvettes: 21 0
Submarines: 0 0

Total naval

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Highest value in the world: 967 (North Korea)
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Nuclear weapons

Peninsula Shield Force

Data not available

Jordan

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Military service

Peninsula Shield Force

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Jordan

17 years of age for voluntary male military service; initial service term 2 years, with option to reenlist for 18 years; conscription at age 18 suspended in 1999; women are not conscripted, but can volunteer to serve in noncombat military positions in the Royal Jordanian Arab Army Women's Corps and RJAF.