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Traditionally Air Force has developed trade-focused, technical masters who are committed to their fields of expertise. However, as Australia moves to a 5th-Generation Air Force it is adopting multidimensional, dynamic, network-centric warfare approach.
This demands adaptation from the traditional Airman, focused on technical mastery, to an Airman focused more broadly and dynamically as Professional Masters within the Australian Air Force Profession of Arms.
The Runway was established as part of the modernised Air Force Professional Military Education (PME) Framework to provide a through-career program delivering coherent technical, combat and social mastery development for all Airmen by drawing on contemporary thinking and information resources across relevant Runway-specific topics.