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.
Industry collaboration enhances C-130J Hercules fleet
12 November 2020
Collaboration with industry has improved the availability of Air Force’s C-130J Hercules transport fleet by one additional aircraft on average over an 18 month period.
Since early 2019, availability and serviceability within the 12-aircraft fleet has increased over the same time that they have supported numerous emergency and disaster relief missions.
A single CA-18 Mustang aircraft from No. 100 Squadron will conduct a low altitude flypast over RAAF Base Wagga on Wednesday 7 April, in support of a No 1 Recruit Training Unit (1RTU) Graduation Parade.
The Royal Australian Air Force will mark 100 years of service to Australia on 31 March 2021. The Air Force is planning a number of commemorative activities in South Australia to honour the sacrifice and service of the last 100 years,