Deputy Commander Operations


Deputy Commander Operations
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Air Marshal Gerry Mayhew

since 3 May 2019
Royal Air Force
Reports toChief of the Air Staff
AppointerHer Majesty The Queen
WebsiteOfficial Website

Deputy Commander Operations is the senior Royal Air Force officer responsible for the conduct of air operations at home and overseas.[1] The current Deputy Commander Operations is Air Marshal Gerry Mayhew who has been serving in the position since May 2019.[1]

Previous post-holders

Deputy Commanders-in-Chief (Operations)

Deputy Commanders (Operations)

See also


  1. ^ a b "Royal Air Force". Royal Air Force.
  2. ^ RAF Air Rank Appointments List 08/06 of 25 Sep 2006 retrieved 3 Jan 2011
  3. ^ RAF Air Rank Appointments List 02/10 of 31 Mar 2010 retrieved 3 Jan 2011
  4. ^ RAF Air Rank Appointments List 04/10 of 18 Jun 2010 retrieved 3 Jan 2011
  5. ^ "Ups and outs July 2013". Defence Viewpoints. Retrieved 14 July 2013.