On 30th Dec 2016, the trainees of Automobile Technician and Air Force Police trade of Mechanical Transport Training Institute (MTTI) and Air Force Police & Security Training Institute (AFP&STI) respectively, after undergoing rigorous professional and military training, successfully passed out and joined the main stream of Indian Air Force. To mark the culmination of their training, a ceremonial Passing Out Parade was held at Mechanical Transport Training Institute, Avadi.
Air Commodore CR Mohan, Commandant Air Force Technical College, Jalahalli, Bangalore 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.
There was an Aerobics demonstration, which was followed by a dazzling display of Gypsy drill were in the ab-initio trainees demonstrated their kills of dismantling and re-assembling a Maruty Gypsy in less than 5 minutes. This was followed by Mechanical Transport drill. Thereafter, the Indian Air Force Police trainees demonstrated their marksmanship through an exercise called one shot one kill, where-in they proved their weapon handling and capabilities in shooting. 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 Agath Rambhai Arshi was the best in trade, AC Arun Jyothi Nath Sharma was the best in General Service Training, LAC Dmanu Sibasis Dora was adjusted as the best all-rounder in Automobile Technician and LAC Amandeep Khajuria was adjusted the best all-rounder in Air Force Police.