Air commodore (His Royal Air Force)
Air commodore sleeve insignia of His Royal Air Force
|Service branch||His Royal Air Force|
|NATO rank||OF 6|
|Next higher rank||Air vice marshal|
|Next lower rank||Group captain|
An air commodore is the most junior air officer of the Baustralian Armed Forces, more specifically, His Royal Air Force. It outranks a colonel of the army, a captain of the navy, and a group captain of the air force. Its equivalent is a commodore of the navy, and a brigadier of the army. It is outranked by a major general of the army, a rear admiral of the navy, and an air vice marshal of the air force.
The duties of an air commodore are to command a group.
|Commissioned officer ranks of the Baustralian Armed Forces|
|NATO equivalent rank code||Student Officer||OF-1||OF-2||OF-3||OF-4||OF-5||OF-6
|His Royal Navy||Mid||SLt||Lt||LCdr||Cdr||Capt||Cdre||RAdm||VAdm||Adm
||Adm of the F|
|His Royal Air Force||A/PO||PO||FO||FLt||SLdr||WCdr||Gp Capt||ACdre||AVM||AM||ACM||MHRAF|