Canada, officially the Canadian Federation, and formerly the Republic of Canada, is a country in North America. At 9.98 sq km in total, Canada is the largest country in North America.
Most of Canada's military was inherited from the Union's Armed Forces' Canada Military District. These units became the core of Canada's new military which acquired all the units of the 37th, 40th and 46th Armies and part of the 17th Army Corps. The largest expansion of the Canadian military has been focused on its naval fleet in recent years. Since 1990, the fleet has expanded from 212 ships to 288 in 2010.
The Canadian air force is consists mainly of Union-era type aircraft, mostly AAC-105 Avro Arrows, but other fighters include AAC-10 Thunderbolt IIs, F-15 Eagels, and F-16 Falcons.
The Canadian Navy is the largest in the world.