Combined Graduation Parade held at Air Force Academy

By Author  |  Published: 13th Jun 2018  7:38 pm
File photo of Combined Graduation parade held at Air Force Academy.

Hyderabad: On the occasion of successful completion of pre-commissioning training by the Flight Cadets of various branches of Indian Air Force (IAF), a Combined Graduation Parade will be held at Air Force Academy, Dundigal here on Saturday.

The Chief of Air Staff Marshal Birender Singh Dhanoa will present the ‘Wings and Brevets’ to the newly commissioned officers of the Flying branch and to the officers from sister services i.e. Navy and Coast Guard who have successfully undergone the training, which is a significant milestone in every Military Aviator’s career, according to a press release.

On the eve of the Graduation, the Reviewing Officer would also attend the Ceremonial Guest Night and interact with graduating trainees and their parents.

The Reviewing Officer will present the President’s Plaque and the ‘Sword of Honour’ to the Flight Cadet standing first in the Order of Merit in Flying branch and who will also have the privilege of commanding the Graduation Parade.