The Royal Danish Army ranks follows the NATO system of ranks and insignia, as does the rest of the Danish Defence.
Current ranks[edit | edit source]
Officers[edit | edit source]
The highest officer's rank is OF-9 (General) which is reserved for the Chief of Defence (only when this seat is occupied by an Air Force officer). Similarly, OF-8 (Lieutenant general) is reserved for the Vice Chief of Defence). OF-7 (Major general) is used by the chief of the Air Staff and OF-6 (Brigadegeneral) by the chief of a brigade as well as keepers of high-office positions.
|NATO Code||OF-10||OF-9||OF-8||OF-7||OF-6||OF-5||OF-4||OF-3||OF-2||OF-1||OF(D)||Student Officer|
|No equivalent||No equivalent|
Enlisted[edit | edit source]
The Danish OR's also follow the NATO system, though there are no OR-6's. OR-4 (Korporal) is the highest of the M100-level ranks is and not considered a NCO-rank.
|Denmark (Edit)||No equivalent|
References[edit | edit source]
- Badges of Rank for the Royal Danish Air Force, 2018
- Badges of Rank for the Royal Danish Air Force, 2018 (in Danish)
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