On 21st Apr 2017, 107 trainees of Automobile Fitter trade intake-34 at Mechanical Transport Training Institute (MTTI), successfully completed their training. To mark the culmination of their training, a ceremonial Passing Out Parade was held today (21 Apr 2017) at Air Force Station, Avadi.
Air Commodore KK Biswas, Chief Instructor (Ground), Air Force Academy Hyderabad, was the Reviewing Officer for the Parade. He was received by Group Captain PV Pawar, Commanding Officer, Mechanical Transport Training Institute, Air Force. The Chief Guest reviewed the parade and presented Trophies to the meritorious trainee airmen. Addressing the parade, the Chief Guest emphasized upon the trainees to ensure optimum contribution by each of them towards the service. To achieve this, a sound foundation has been laid at Training Institute and this would help them in becoming true air warriors.
Trainees performed a yoga demonstration, which was followed by a dazzling display of Gypsy drill wherein the ab-initio trainees demonstrated their skills of dismantling and re-assembling a Maruti Gypsy in less than 5 minutes. This was followed by unarmed combat demonstration. All the trainees were smartly turned out and impressed every one with perfect drill movements.
Among the prize winners from the newly passed out trainees LAC Zunaid Khan was the best in trade, AC SP Singh was the best in General Service Training and LAC Mohit Yadav was adjudged as the best in all rounder.