Strategy and Engagement
The application of air and space power in furthering the effectiveness of the RAAF and wider ADO requires an understanding of the intricacies of air and space power that goes beyond training and doctrine. The Strategy and Engagement section will evolve and manage a comprehensive plan to provide accurate and timely advice on all strategic air and space power issues to assist the senior decision-makers of the Service. The Deputy Director-Air Power Strategy is the Air Force Headquarters (AFHQ) Air Power Strategist and is responsible for the development of air power strategy for the RAAF, and acts as the conduit through to the RAAF and the wider community to ensure aligned strategic engagement from the air and space power perspective.
The Strategy and Engagement cell is responsibe for the development and implementation of engagement and communications plans to ensure the wider understanding of air power within the Air Force, the Defence organisation and the wider community. The section is also responsible for strategic and business planning, and management of the Air Power Development Centre. This section also oversees the conduct of CAF Fellowships, administers Air Power Conferences, seminars and other events, and coordinates the production of APDC publications.