Senior aircraftman (SAC) or senior aircraftwoman (SACW) is a rank in the Royal Air Force. It is the third lowest
rank, and is in the other rank class.
The rank is an OR-2 rank, along with leading aircraftman in the NATO rank code. Senior aircraftman ranks between leading aircraftman and corporal (lance corporal in the RAF regiment and senior aircraftman (technical) in technical trades). A senior aircraftman's insignia is a three-bladed propeller, with each of the propellers being equally spaced.
Senior aircraftman, a rank which is non-supervisory, was created on January 1st, 1951, at the time when leading aircraftman became an official rank.
Senior aircraftman is a non-supervisory rank and the third lowest rank in the RAF. It is used in technical trades of the RAF, the RAF regiment and the RAF in general.
|Royal Air Force Other Ranks|
|AC||LAC||SAC||SAC(T) / J/T||LCpl||Cpl||—||Sgt||Chf Tech||Flt Sgt||—||WO / MAcr|
|Royal Air Force Officer Ranks|
|OCdt||Plt Off||Fg Off||Flt Lt||Sqn Ldr||Wg Cdr||Gp|