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Angus Houston

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Air Chief Marshal Sir Allan Grant "Angus" Houston, (born 9 June 1947) is a retired senior officer of the Royal Australian Air Force. [1]

72 relations: ACT Veterans Rugby Club, Air chief marshal, Air chief marshal (Australia), Airservices Australia, Alex Malley, Angus (given name), Angus Campbell (general), ANZAC Centenary Advisory Board, Australian Father of the Year award, Australian honours system, Ayrshire, Beating Retreat, Bill Newton, Briagolong, Victoria, Chief of Air Force (Australia), Chief of the Defence Force (Australia), Council for the Order of Australia, CPA Australia, Darjah Utama Bakti Cemerlang (Tentera), David Hurley, Defence SA Advisory Board, Errol McCormack, Geoff Shepherd, Gillard Government, Hedley Thomas, Houston (surname), Immigration detention in Australia, Jacob Kovco, John Baker (general), John Cantwell (general), Joint Agency Coordination Centre, Julia Gillard, Karen Middleton (journalist), List of 2005 Australian incumbents, List of 2006 Australian incumbents, List of 2007 Australian incumbents, List of 2008 Australian incumbents, List of Australian Club members, List of Australian university leaders, List of Companions of the Order of Australia, List of foreign recipients of the Légion d'Honneur, List of Knights and Dames of the Order of Australia, List of Légion d'honneur recipients by name (H), List of University of the Sunshine Coast people, Lockheed AP-3C Orion, Lowy Institute, Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, Manus Regional Processing Centre, Margaret Staib, Mark Donaldson, ..., National Intelligence Distinguished Service Medal, No. 86 Wing RAAF, No. 9 Squadron RAAF, Order of Australia, Order of Timor-Leste, Peter Cosgrove, Pingat Jasa Gemilang (Tentera), Royal Australian Air Force Memorial, Scottish Australians, Sikorsky UH-60 Black Hawk, Stephen Brady, Strathallan School, Timeline of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, University of the Sunshine Coast, Victoria Cross for Australia, 2008 Australia Day Honours, 2010 in LGBT rights, 2014 in Australia, 2014 in Malaysia, 2015 Australia Day Honours, 2015 in Australia, 5th Aviation Regiment (Australia). Expand index (22 more) »

ACT Veterans Rugby Club

The ACT Vets are a rugby union team based in Canberra, Australian Capital Territory (ACT), whose players must be 35 years of age or older.

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Air chief marshal

Air chief marshal (Air Chf Mshl or ACM) is a four-star air officer rank which originated in and continues to be used by the Royal Air Force, where it is the most senior peacetime air force rank.

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Air chief marshal (Australia)

Air chief marshal (abbreviated as ACM) is the highest active rank of the Royal Australian Air Force and was created as a direct equivalent of the British Royal Air Force rank of air chief marshal.

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Airservices Australia

Airservices Australia is an Australian Government owned corporation, responsible for providing safe, secure, efficient and environmentally responsible services to the aviation industry (e.g. air traffic control, airways navigation and communication facilities, aeronautical data and airport rescue and fire-fighting services) within the Australian Flight Information Region (FIR).

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Alex Malley

Alex Malley FCPA, is the former chief executive of CPA Australia.

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Angus (given name)

Angus is a masculine given name in English.

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Angus Campbell (general)

Lieutenant General Angus John Campbell, is a senior officer in the Australian Army, currently serving as the Chief of Army (CA).

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ANZAC Centenary Advisory Board

The ANZAC centenary advisory board was established by Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet of Australia to organise the centenary commemorations of the Australian and jointly New Zealand contribution to the First World War.

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Australian Father of the Year award

The Australian Father Of The Year award is an Australian award to honor and showcase a fine example of Australian fatherhood.

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Australian honours system

The Australian honours system consists of a number of orders, decorations, and medals through which the country's sovereign awards its citizens for actions or deeds that benefit the nation.

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Ayrshire

Ayrshire (Siorrachd Inbhir Àir) is an historic county and registration county in south-west Scotland, located on the shores of the Firth of Clyde.

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Beating Retreat

Beating Retreat is a military ceremony dating to 16th century England and was first used to recall nearby patrolling units to their castle.

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Bill Newton

William Ellis (Bill) Newton, VC (8 June 1919 – 29 March 1943) was an Australian recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest decoration for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to a member of the British and Commonwealth armed forces.

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Briagolong, Victoria

Briagolong is a town in the Australian state of Victoria, located 20 kilometres north of Maffra and some 270 kilometres east of Melbourne, in the Shire of Wellington region of Gippsland.

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Chief of Air Force (Australia)

Chief of Air Force (CAF) is the most senior appointment in the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF), responsible to the Chief of the Defence Force (CDF) and the Secretary of the Department of Defence.

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Chief of the Defence Force (Australia)

The Chief of the Defence Force (CDF) is the professional head of the Australian Defence Force (ADF) and the most senior uniformed military adviser to the Minister of Defence.

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Council for the Order of Australia

The Council for the Order of Australia is the body responsible for deciding on new appointments within the Order of Australia.

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CPA Australia

CPA Australia ("Certified Practising Accountant") is a professional accounting body in Australia founded in 1886, with over 150,000 members.

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Darjah Utama Bakti Cemerlang (Tentera)

The Darjah Utama Bakti Cemerlang (Tentera) (Distinguished Service Order (Military)) is awarded to members of the Singapore Armed Forces and allied military members for exceptionally distinguished service or merit in senior command or staff positions.

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David Hurley

General David John Hurley, (born 1953) is a former senior officer in the Australian Army and the 38th and current Governor of New South Wales.

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Defence SA Advisory Board

The Defence SA Advisory Board provides high-level strategic and policy advice to the Government of South Australia "to promote the growth of Defence and defence industries in accordance with South Australia’s Strategic Plan." Air Chief Marshal Sir Angas Houston AK AFC was appointed to chair the board in 2014, replacing General Peter Cosgrove AC MC in the position.

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Errol McCormack

Air Marshal Errol John McCormack AO (born 30 August 1941) is a retired senior commander in the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF), who served as Chief of Air Force from May 1998 to June 2001.

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Geoff Shepherd

Air Marshal Geoffrey David Shepherd (born 24 January 1952) is a retired senior officer in the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF), who served as Chief of Air Force from 2005 until 2008.

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Gillard Government

The Gillard Government was the Government of Australia led by the 27th Prime Minister of Australia, Julia Gillard, of the Australian Labor Party.

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Hedley Thomas

Hedley Thomas is an Australian investigative journalist and author.

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Houston (surname)

Houston is a surname of Scottish origin.

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Immigration detention in Australia

The Government of Australia has a policy and practice of detaining in immigration detention facilities non-citizens not holding a valid visa, suspected of visa violations, illegal entry or unauthorised arrival, and those subject to deportation and removal in immigration detention until a decision is made by the immigration authorities to grant a visa and release them into the community, or to repatriate them to their country of departure.

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Jacob Kovco

Jacob Bruce "Jake" Kovco (25 September 1980 – 21 April 2006) was a private in the Australian Army who died while deployed to Iraq, fatally wounded by a single shot to the head from his own Browning 9mm sidearm.

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John Baker (general)

General John Stuart Baker (24 February 1936 – 9 July 2007) was a senior Australian Army officer.

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John Cantwell (general)

Major General John Patrick Cantwell, (born 9 October 1956) is a retired senior Australian Army officer.

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Joint Agency Coordination Centre

The Joint Agency Coordination Centre (JACC) is an Australian government agency which was established on 30 March 2014 to coordinate search and recovery operations for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, which disappeared on 8 March 2014 and was soon thereafter determined to have ended in the Southern Indian Ocean, within Australia's concurrent aeronautical and maritime search and rescue regions.

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Julia Gillard

Julia Eileen Gillard (born 29 September 1961) is a retired Australian politician who served as the 27th Prime Minister of Australia and Leader of the Australian Labor Party from 2010 to 2013.

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Karen Middleton (journalist)

Karen Middleton is a political journalist in the Canberra Press Gallery covering the Parliament of Australia in Canberra, the national capital of Australia.

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List of 2005 Australian incumbents

This is a list of 2005 Australian incumbents.

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List of 2006 Australian incumbents

This is a list of 2006 Australian incumbents.

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List of 2007 Australian incumbents

This is a list of 2007 Australian incumbents.

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List of 2008 Australian incumbents

This is a list of 2008 Australian incumbents.

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List of Australian Club members

The following is a list of notable past and present members of the Australian Club.

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List of Australian university leaders

A list of Australian university leaders, current Chancellors and Vice-Chancellors/Presidents are given (as at 2 March 2018).

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List of Companions of the Order of Australia

This is a list of Companions of the Order of Australia.

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List of foreign recipients of the Légion d'Honneur

The Order of Légion d'Honneur is the highest decoration in France and is divided into five degrees: Chevalier (Knight), Officier (Officer), Commandeur (Commander), Grand Officier (Grand Officer) and Grand Croix (Grand Cross).

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List of Knights and Dames of the Order of Australia

This is a list of knights and dames of the Order of Australia.

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List of Légion d'honneur recipients by name (H)

The following is a list of some notable Légion d'honneur recipients by name.

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List of University of the Sunshine Coast people

A list of University of the Sunshine Coast people.

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Lockheed AP-3C Orion

The Lockheed AP-3C Orion is a variant of the P-3 Orion used by the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) for tasks such as naval fleet support, maritime surveillance, search and survivor supply and anti-surface and anti-submarine warfare.

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Lowy Institute

The Lowy Institute is an independent think tank founded in April 2003 by Frank Lowy to conduct original, policy-relevant research about international political, strategic and economic issues from an Australian perspective.

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Malaysia Airlines Flight 17

Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 (MH17/MAS17) was a scheduled passenger flight from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur that was shot down on 17 July 2014 while flying over eastern Ukraine, killing all 283 passengers and 15 crew on board.

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Manus Regional Processing Centre

The Manus Regional Processing Centre was one of a number of offshore Australian immigration detention facilities.

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Margaret Staib

Air Vice Marshal Margaret Mary Staib, (born 20 December 1962) is a former Chief Executive Officer of Airservices Australia and a former senior officer in the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF).

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Mark Donaldson

Mark Gregor Strang Donaldson, (born 2 April 1979) is an Australian soldier and a recipient of the Victoria Cross for Australia, the highest award in the Australian honours system.

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National Intelligence Distinguished Service Medal

The National Intelligence Distinguished Service Medal (NIDSM) is a decoration awarded for service to the United States Intelligence Community.

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No. 86 Wing RAAF

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No. 9 Squadron RAAF

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Order of Australia

The Order of Australia is an order of chivalry established on 14 February 1975 by Elizabeth II, Queen of Australia, to recognise Australian citizens and other persons for achievement or meritorious service.

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Order of Timor-Leste

The Order of Timor-Leste (Ordem de Timor-Leste) is the highest honour currently awarded by East Timor.

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Peter Cosgrove

General Sir Peter John Cosgrove, (born 28 July 1947) is a retired senior Australian Army officer who is the 26th and current Governor-General of Australia, in office since 2014.

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Pingat Jasa Gemilang (Tentera)

The Pingat Jasa Gemilang (Tentera) (Meritorious Service Medal (Military)), is awarded to members of the Singapore Armed Forces for exceptionally distinguished performance or extraordinary service, or the furtherance of links with overseas forces.

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Royal Australian Air Force Memorial

The Royal Australian Air Force Memorial is on Anzac Parade, the principal ceremonial and memorial avenue of Canberra, the capital city of Australia.

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Scottish Australians

Scottish Australians are ‌‍‍‍‍residents of Australia who are fully or partially of Scottish descent.

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Sikorsky UH-60 Black Hawk

The Sikorsky UH-60 Black Hawk is a four-bladed, twin-engine, medium-lift utility helicopter manufactured by Sikorsky Aircraft.

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Stephen Brady

Stephen Christopher Brady (born 11 June 1959) is a former Australian career diplomat.

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Strathallan School

Strathallan School is an independent boarding and day school in Scotland for boys and girls aged 9–18.

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Timeline of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370

The timeline of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 lists events associated with the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370—a scheduled, commercial flight operated by Malaysia Airlines from Kuala Lumpur International Airport to Beijing Capital International Airport on 8 March 2014 with 239 passengers and crew.

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University of the Sunshine Coast

The University of the Sunshine Coast (USC) is a public university based on the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia.

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Victoria Cross for Australia

The Victoria Cross for Australia is the highest award in the Australian Honours System, superseding the Victoria Cross for issue to Australians.

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2008 Australia Day Honours

The Australia Day Honours 2008 are appointments to various orders and honours to recognise and reward good works by Australian citizens.

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2010 in LGBT rights

This is a list of notable events in the history of LGBT rights that took place in the year 2010.

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2014 in Australia

The following lists events that happened during 2014 in Australia.

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2014 in Malaysia

The following lists events from 2014 in Malaysia.

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2015 Australia Day Honours

The Australia Day Honours 2015 were announced on 26 January 2015 by the Governor General of Australia, Sir Peter Cosgrove.

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2015 in Australia

The following lists events that happened during 2015 in Australia.

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5th Aviation Regiment (Australia)

The 5th Aviation Regiment (5 Avn Regt) is an Australian Army aviation unit.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Angus_Houston

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