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Chief of Staff of the Italian Air Force
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Chief of Staff of the Italian Air Force
Incumbent
Generale di squadra it (Alberto Rosso)

since 31 October 2018
Ministry of Defence
Member of  Italy Air Force
Reports to Chief of the Defence Staff
Formation 1 January 1926
First holder Pier Ruggero Piccio

The Chief of Staff of the Italian Air Force refers to the Chiefs of Staffs of the Royal Italian Air Force from 1926 to 1946 and the Italian Air Force from 1946 to the present.

List of chiefs of staff

Kingdom of Italy (1861–1946)

Flag of the chief of staff of the Royal Air Force

Chief of Staff Took office Left office Time in office
1
Pier Ruggero Piccio
Piccio, PierGenerale di divisione Pier Ruggero Piccio
(1880–1965)
1 January 19266 February 19271 year, 36 days
2Armani, ArmandoGenerale di squadra it (Armando Armani)
(1879–1970)
10 February 192713 October 19281 year, 246 days
3
it (Giuseppe Valle)
Valle, GiuseppeGenerale di brigata it (Giuseppe Valle)
(1886–1975)
22 February 193023 November 19333 years, 274 days
4Bosio, AntonioGenerale di divisione it (Antonio Bosio (general))
(1885–1967)
23 November 193322 March 1934119 days
(3)
it (Giuseppe Valle)
Valle, GiuseppeGenerale di squadra it (Giuseppe Valle)
(1886–1975)
22 March 193410 November 1939233 days
5
Francesco Pricolo
Valle, GiuseppeGenerale di squadra Francesco Pricolo
(1891–1980)
10 November 193915 November 19412 years, 5 days
6
Rino Corso Fougier
Fougier, RinoGenerale di squadra Rino Corso Fougier
(1894–1963)
15 November 194127 July 19431 year, 254 days
7Sandalli, RenatoGenerale di divisione Renato Sandalli
(1897–1968)
27 July 194318 June 1944327 days
8Piacentini, PietroGenerale di divisione it (Pietro Piacentini)
(1898–1963)
19 June 194413 December 1944177 days
9Cat, MarioGenerale di squadra it (Mario Ajmone Cat)
(1894–1952)
13 December 19445 February 19516 years, 54 days

Italian Republic (1945−present)

Chief of Staff Took office Left office Time in office
1Urbani, AldoGenerale di squadra Aldo Urbani5 February 195110 November 19554 years, 278 days
2Raffaelli, FerdinandoGenerale di squadra it (Ferdinando Raffaelli)
(1899–1981)
10 November 19551 February 19582 years, 83 days
3Napoli, SilvioGenerale di squadra it (Silvio Napoli)
(1902–1961)
1 February 19581 September 19613 years, 212 days
4
it (Aldo Remondino)
Remondino, AldoGenerale di squadra it (Aldo Remondino)
(1908–1990)
1 September 196128 February 19686 years, 180 days
5Fanali, SergioGenerale di squadra it (Sergio Duilio Fanali)
(1911–1987)
28 February 19681 November 19713 years, 246 days
6Lucertini, VincenzoGenerale di squadra Vincenzo Lucertini1 November 197127 February 19742 years, 118 days
7Ciarlo, DinoGenerale di squadra it (Dino Ciarlo)
(1917–2012)
27 February 197420 June 19773 years, 113 days
8Mettimano, AlessandroGenerale di squadra Alessandro Mettimano20 June 19771 April 19802 years, 286 days
9Bartolucci, LambertoGenerale di squadra it (Lamberto Bartolucci)
(born 1924)
2 April 198012 October 19833 years, 193 days
10Cottone, BasilioGenerale di squadra Basilio Cottone19 October 198317 September 19862 years, 333 days
11Pisano, FrancoGenerale di squadra Franco Pisano18 September 198615 April 19903 years, 210 days
12Nardini, StelioGenerale di squadra it (Stelio Nardini)
(1932–2016)
16 April 199024 March 19932 years, 342 days
13Pillinini, AdelchiGenerale di squadra it (Adelchi Pillinini)
(1934–2016)
25 March 19933 June 19952 years, 71 days
14Arpino, MarioGenerale di squadra it (Mario Arpino)
(born 1937)
4 June 19955 February 19993 years, 246 days
15Fornasiero, AndreaGenerale di squadra Andrea Fornasiero
(born 1937)
5 February 19995 August 20012 years, 181 days
16Ferracuti, SandroGenerale di squadra it (Sandro Ferracuti)
(born 1940)
5 August 20014 August 20042 years, 365 days
17Tricarico, LeonardoGenerale di squadra Leonardo Tricarico5 August 200419 September 20062 years, 45 days
18
Vincenzo Camporini
Camporini, VincenzoGenerale di squadra Vincenzo Camporini
(born 1946)
19 September 200630 January 20081 year, 133 days
19Tei, DanieleGenerale di squadra it (Daniele Tei)
(1946–2011)
30 January 200825 February 20102 years, 26 days
20Bernardis, GiuseppeGenerale di squadra it (Giuseppe Bernardis)
(born 1948)
25 February 201025 February 20133 years, 0 days
21
Pasquale Preziosa
Preziosa, PasqualeGenerale di squadra Pasquale Preziosa
(born 1953)
25 February 201330 March 20163 years, 34 days
22
Enzo Vecciarelli
Vecciarelli, EnzoGenerale di squadra Enzo Vecciarelli
(born 1957)
30 March 201631 October 20182 years, 215 days
22Rosso, AlbertoGenerale di squadra it (Alberto Rosso)
(born 1959)
31 October 2018Incumbent3 years, 82 days

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