Malta Military


The defense of Malta (2007) comprises about 1,600 men enlisted squad with a reserve of 90 men. To see related acronyms about this country, please check ABBREVIATIONFINDER where you can see that MLT stands for Malta. It is organized into an infantry battalion, a naval unit of nine patrol vessels and an air defense unit with about ten helicopters and seven light aircraft. The material is now of Western origin. Defense costs decreased in 1985-2007 from 1.4% to 0.7% of GDP. Italy has a military support unit of 50 men and two helicopters based in Malta.

Malta Army

Land area 316 km²
Total population 457.267
Population density (per km²) 1,447
Capital Valletta
Official language Maltese, English
Income per capita $ 41,900
Currency Euro
ISO 3166 code MT
Internet TLD .mt
License plate M.
Telephone code +356
Time zone UTC UTC + 1, daylight saving time UTC + 2
Geographic coordinates 35 50 N, 14 35 O
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