Lao Fowk's Airmed Forces

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Lao Fowk's Airmed Forces
Emblem of Lao People's Army.svg
Emblem of Lao Fowk's Airmed Forces
Foondit1975
Service branchesLao Fowk's Airmy (includes Riverine Force)
Lao Fowk's Air Force[1]
HeidquartersVientiane
Leadership
Commander-in-ChiefBounnhang Vorachith
Meenister for DefenceLieutenant General Sengnuan Xayalath
Manpower
Militar age17 years of age for compulsory military service; conscript service obligation - minimum 18 months (2004)
Available for
militar service
1,500,625 males, age 15–49 (2005 est.),
1,521,116 females, age 15–49 (2005 est.)
Fit for
militar service
954,816 males, age 15–49 (2005 est.),
1,006,082 females, age 15–49 (2005 est.)
Reachin militar
age annually
(2005 est.)
Active personnel29,100 (ranked 85)
Expenditures
Budget$55 million (1996-97)
Percent o GDP0.5% (2006)
Relatit airticles
HistoryFirst Indocheenese War

Laotian Ceevil War
Insurgency in Laos

Thai-Laotian Mairch War

The Lao People's Armed Forces is the name of the airmed forces of the Lao Fowk's Democratic Republic, who are charged with protecting the Kintra.

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