Ian Michael Stewart

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Ian Stewart
Allegiance United Kingdom
Service/branch Royal Air Force
Years of service 1969–2003
Rank Air Vice Marshal
Commands held Air Secretary
Harrier Field Force
RAF Gutersloh
Awards Companion of the Order of the Bath

Air Vice Marshal Ian Michael Stewart, CB is a former senior commander in the Royal Air Force who served as Air Secretary from 1998 until his retirement in 2003.

RAF career[edit]

Stewart joined the Royal Air Force as a pilot in 1969. He flew Harriers, commanded 1(F) Squadron and went on to be Station Commander at RAF Gutersloh and to command the Harrier Field Force in Germany.[1] He became Air Secretary in 1998 before retiring in 2003.[2] He was a member of the Armed Forces Pay Review Body from 2005 to 2011. In retirement he worked for the Defence Vetting Agency in the Gloucestershire / Herefordshire area and has been Chairman of Marsden Weighing Machine Group since 2007.[1]


Military offices
Preceded by
Air Secretary
Succeeded by
Graham Miller