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Real Aussie Air Force Ranks  

 

 
 
 

Joining:

After being accepted as a Squad member, you will be ranked as Trainee and added to the Recruit Squadron. Upon joining an established Squadron, you will be promoted to Pilot Officer. All other promotions will be based on merit.

Promotions:

To be promoted, you must show skill in the air or perform a task that benefits the Squad. Any member or non-member may recommend pilots for promotion by emailing the Commanding Officer or any member of the Command Executive. All nominations are discussed by the Command Executive and announcements are made in the Promotions Awards and Transfers Forum of the Squad Message Board.

Also see Join for details on moving between Pilot Squadrons.

Rank
Abbreviation
Air Chief Marshal (CO)
ACM (CO)
Air Vice Marshal (XO)
AVM (XO)
Air Commodore
AIRCDRE
Group Captain
GPCAPT
Wing Commander
WGCDR
Squadron Leader
SQNLDR
Flight Lieutenant
FLTLT
Flying Officer
FLGOFF
Pilot Officer
PLTOFF
Warrant Officer
WOFF
Flight Sergeant
FSGT
Sergeant
SGT
Corporal
CPL
(Upon joining a regular Squadron)
Aircraftman
AC
(While in Reserve Squadron)

Derived in part from here RAAF Glossary of Ranks