Hyderabad, June 27 (ANI): A ceremonial Passing out parade was held today at Air Force Academy, Dindigul, near Hyderabad, where 173 cadets passed out from the premier defence academy as flying officers.
The Chief of the Army staff, General Deepak Kapoor reviewed the parade and handed over the wings to the graduates who completed training as pilot officers.
"Passing out parade of the Air Force academy ...this is the largest course that has ever passed out. I have no doubt that with the kind of training they have got; they will perform very well and keep going up the ranks within the Air Force to reach the highest positions. I wish each and every one of them all the very best," said General Kapoor.
A traditional breathtaking flypast displayed by Chetak helicopters, Kiran and newly inducted Hawk aircraft held the audience spellbound. (ANI)