Australian Air Force (Royal Australian Air Force)
The Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF), forms part of the Defence Force, to prepare for, conduct and sustain effective air operations to promote Australia's security and interests. It was initially created as the Australian Air Force, with the prefix "Royal" being granted by Royal charter on 13 August 1921.
Type of Body
E. Statutory Office Holder Offices and Committees
Established By / Under
Act / Regulation
Established By/Under More info
Defence Act 1903, section 30; and Air Force Act 1923
Annual Report Prepared and tabled?
31 March 1921