air force officer


Air force officers specialise in flying or ground duties, and supervise a team of air force personnel. They coordinate their team's training and welfare, and perform duties specific to their area of specialisation.

Alternative label

  • command and control officer

  • flight officer

  • military group captain

  • flight lieutenant

  • pilot officer

  • royal airforce officer

  • squadron leader

  • air commodore

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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