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.
Australian industry proves world beater, smashing $1BN milestone for superjet
13 February 2018
Australian industry has been collectively awarded over $1 billion in production for the F-35 program.
On 21-23 February 2018, a Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) C-17A Globemaster from No. 36 Squadron will conduct aircrew training missions in Tasmania and Victoria. This will include a visit to Launceston on 21 February 2018, and an overnight stay