Juniti Saito

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Juniti Saito
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Lt. Brigadier Juniti Saito
Commander of the Brazilian Air Force
Born April 12, 1942
Pompeia, São Paulo
Allegiance  Brazil
Service/branch COA of Brazilian Air Force.svg Brazilian Air Force
Years of service 1960–present
Rank Tenente brigadeiro.gif Lieutenant-Brigadier

Lieutenant-Brigadier Juniti Saito (born April 12, 1942) is a military officer and the current commander of Brazilian Air Force.

Born in the city of Pompeia, São Paulo, is the son of Iwataro Saito and Toshike Tamaoki

Flight information[edit]

Flight hours: more than 6,000
Aircraft flown: TF-33, F-80, Cessna T-37, VU-93, C-91 AVRO, C-95 (Bandeirante), AT-26 (Xavante), F-5E/F (Tiger II) e F-103E (Mirage III)

Promotions[edit]

Rank (Brazilian Portuguese) Rank Equivalent(English) Date
Tenente-Brigadeiro-do-ar Lieutenant-General 2003
Major-Brigadeiro-do-ar Major-General 1999
Brigadeiro-do-ar Brigadier General 1995
Coronel Colonel 1988
Tenente-Coronel Lieutenant Colonel 1981
Major Major 1975
Capitão Captain 1971
Primeiro Tenente First Lieutenant 1968
Segundo Tenente Second Lieutenant 1966
Aspirante Aspirant 1965

References[edit]

http://www.fab.mil.br/portal/capa/?page=comandante