Built on the proud history and traditions of the Australian Flying Corps and the Royal Australian Air Force, we will fight and win by generating integrated kinetic and non-kinetic air and space effects across the sea, land, air, space and cyber operating domains.
Air Force provides immediate and responsive military options across the spectrum of operations as part of a Whole of Government joint or coalition response.
We exploit the air power characteristics of persistent and precision effect, flexibility, perspective, reach, penetration, versatility and responsiveness.
We are leaders in: command and control of air and space operations; intelligence, surveillance and response; and targeting.
We are the leaders for strategic, operational, tactical, technical and logistic management of Australia's military aviation capability.
2018 Markowski Cup
9 April 2020
The Markowski Cup was awarded to Number 65 Squadron for its support and contribution to Air Force capability.
Air Force’s Air Base Recovery squadron provided exceptional expeditionary infrastructure and explosive hazard reduction effects to domestic and international operations and exercises throughout 2018.
Up to ten Royal Australian Air Force F/A-18A/B Classic Hornets from No. 2 Operational Conversion Unit (2OCU) based at RAAF Base Williamtown will conduct their final flight under the unit’s banner on 11 December.