"Air academy" redirects here. "Air Academy" is also a dated spelling for Ayr Academy in Scotland.
An air force academy or air academy is a national institution that provides initial officer training, possibly including undergraduate level education, to air force officer cadets who are preparing to be commissioned officers in a national air force. The world's first air academy was the RAF (Cadet) College (now called the Royal Air Force College) which was founded on 1 November 1919 on the site of a Royal Navy flying training station.
Many nations support air academies, some of which are: