Air marshal (His Royal Air Force)
An air marshal is an air officer of the Baustralian Armed Forces, more specifically, His Royal Air Force. It outranks a major general of the army, a rear admiral of the navy, and an air vice marshal of the air force. Its equivalent is a vice admiral of the navy, and a lieutenant general of the army. It is outranked by a general of the army, an admiral of the navy, and an air chief marshal of the air force.
Air marshal sleeve insignia of His Royal Air Force
|Service branch||His Royal Air Force|
|NATO rank||OF 8|
|Next higher rank||Air chief marshal|
|Next lower rank||Air vice marshal|
Air marshals usually take the post of Deputy Chief of the Air Staff, and only one is appointed at a time.