Air marshal (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|
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 marshals usually take the post of Deputy Chief of the Air Staff, and only one is appointed at a time.
|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|