National Defence Bureau,
New Delhi, 07 December 2017
Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa, Chief of the Air Staffaddressed all Commanders of Training Establishments of Training Command on 07 Dec 17, during the Commanders’ Conference held at Headquarters Training Command (HQ TC). Earlier, the Chief of the Air Staff interacted with all Air Warriors and civilian staff of Headquarters Training Command. The CAS inspected an impressive Guard of Honour presented by the Air Warriors of HQ TC.
The CAS accompanied by Kamalpreet Dhanoa, President Air Force Wives Welfare Association (AFWWA) arrived at Headquarters Training Command and was received by Air Marshal SRK Nair, Air Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Training Command and Geethanjali Nair, President Air Force Wives Welfare Association (Regional).
During his address, the Chief of the Air Staff advised the Commanders to retain sharp focus on trainees & trainers and urged them to strive for improving the quality of training and maintenance. He emphasised the need for improving training infrastructure, preservation of Air assets and team building. The CAS endorsed the vision of Training Command to train Professional Air Warriors and ingrain them with the Core Values of Indian Air Force, “Mission, Integrity and Excellence” to be the backbone of the Fourth Largest Air Force in the world.
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