Countdown to the centenary
of the world’s first indepenedent airforce
and the future of securing peace
Base Astra is a permanently manned protected facility, used to support Air & Space Operations.
Air & Space Command is the Command Structure that enables this.
Air & Space Command is headed by the Chief of Air & Space Command – Group Captain Townsend.
To enable Air & Space Operations, Group Captain Townsend requires input and support from a number of different specialisations.
These specialisations are grouped into 9 x Space Divisions (SD).