air vice-marshal

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air vice-marshal

n
1. (Military) a senior Royal Air Force officer of equivalent rank to a rear admiral in the Royal Navy
2. (Military) a Royal Australian Air Force officer of the second highest rank
3. (Military) a Royal New Zealand Air Force officer of the highest rank
Abbreviation: AVM
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Gen Ahmed bin Harith Al Nabhani, Chief of Staff of the Sultan's Armed Forces (Exercise Manager) was accompanied by Air Vice-Marshall Matar bin Ali Al Obaidani, Commander of the Royal Air Force of Oman (Exercise Chief Control), Rear Admiral Abdullah bin Khamis Al Raisi, Commander of the Royal Navy of Oman (Exercise Deputy Manager) visited the land troops and the 'hypothetical' enemy troops units taking part in Al Shomoukh 2 and Al Saif Al Sarea (Swift Sword 3) or SS3 military exercises to review their deployment mechanisms and the role they would play during the land operations.
Air Vice-Marshall Matar bin Ali al- Ubaidani, Commander of the Royal Airforce of Oman (RAFO) said that '' within the context of care and attention accorded by His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said, the Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces that the joint SS3 military exercise will be implemented in the coming days by the Sultan's Armed Forces and the Royal British Forces.
It's been an incredible experience and a real honour to march in front of the Air Vice-Marshall and VIPs."
The PAF delegation, led by Air Vice-Marshall Aamir Masood, discussed about the resurgence of PAF sidings with help of Pakistan Railways, a press release said.
Air Vice-Marshall Warren James said the incident was a "reminder of the risk present with all types of flying" but also of the "hard work and commitment shared by both air and ground crews alike".
Chief of Staff Air Vice-Marshall His Excellency Ghanim bin Shaheen al Ghanim on Thursday met with new US Ambassador to Qatar HE Dana Shell Smith.
He was seen off by HE the Chief of Staff Air Vice-Marshall Ghanim bin Shaheen al-Ghanim.
ROYAL VISIT The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge with Deputy Lieutenant Air Vice-Marshall Clive Evans
The Duke and Duchess are welcomed by the Queen''s representative Deputy Lieutenant Air Vice-Marshall Clive Evans