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How does a dishwasher air gap work?

The opening to the drain hose leading away from the device is higher than the outlet from the dishwasher hose in the air gap. Is this true? The dishwasher pumps waste water to the air gap where it's moved away by the drain hose to the garbage disposal if it works properly.

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