Defence & Veteran Suicide Prevention

Defence & Veteran Suicide Prevention

NEWS HEADLINES Letter to the Minister on Defence & Suicide Prevention   AFA Letter to the Minister for Veterans’ Affairs on Defence and Veteran suicide prevention In a letter to the Minister for Veterans Affairs, the Air Force Association has reaffirmed its...
Closing the Bracelets – Magpie 91 (Video)

Closing the Bracelets – Magpie 91 (Video)

NEWS HEADLINES Closing the Bracelets - Magpie 91 (Video)         Tuesday 3 November 2020 marked the 50th Anniversary of the loss of No 2 Squadron Canberra aircraft callsign “Magpie 91”. Tuesday 3 November 2020 marked the 50th Anniversary of the loss of No 2 Squadron...
The Federal Budget – What It Means For Veterans

The Federal Budget – What It Means For Veterans

NEWS HEADLINES The Federal Budget - What It Means For Veterans AFA National President, Carl Schiller, OAM, CSM, provides a summary of the Federal Budget as it relates to veterans. On 7th of October, I attended  Ex-Service Organisation Round Table (ESORT) Meeting,...
Air Force Association Trophy 2020 Award

Air Force Association Trophy 2020 Award

NEWS HEADLINES Air Force Association Trophy Awarded     HQ 86 Wing is the 2020 recipient of the Air Force Association trophy   The 2020 Air Force Association Trophy has been awarded to HQ No 86 Wing for its proficiency and contribution to Air Force capability during...
AFA Submission to OWP Forum

AFA Submission to OWP Forum

NEWS HEADLINES AFA submission to DVA's Operational Working Party AFA has entered a submission on DRCA Determination (pre 1988 claims) for discussion at the next DVA Operational Working Party meeting. The Association’s representative, Graeme Bland, has prepared and...