Prime News, National, Hyderabad, December 16:- At an impressive combined graduating parade, 105 flight cadets including two women fighter pilots passed out from Air Force Academy in Dundigal, near here on Saturday.
The parade marked the momentous occasion of 200th course of the Indian Air Force, a long way from the humble beginning of the training of Indian trainees at the Royal Air Force College in Cramwell way back in October, 1931.
Of the 105 cadets who passed out of the 200th pilots and ground duty officers course, 15 were women officers.
Chief of Naval staff Admiral Sunil Lanba who reviewed the passing out parade,conferred the “Presidential Commission” to the graduating flight cadets who successfully completed their basic and professional course.
Several top IAF officers were also present on the occasion.
-(NGB, Inputs: Agencies)