Definition of air commodore in English:

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air commodore


A rank of officer in the RAF, above group captain and below air vice-marshal.
Example sentences
  • The commander was a US Army major general with a British Royal Air Force air commodore as deputy.
  • The court martial will be heard at a military base by a senior judge and a board of at least five high-ranking officers, with an air commodore as president.
  • However, it came to the attention of public service heads and politicians and his pending promotion to air commodore was held back for about four years.

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