NCC Air Wing

NCC – Air Wing

Petit Seminaire Higher Secondary School

 Puducherry

NCC – AIR WING
Troop No. 2, 1 ( P ) AIR SQN ( FLY ) NCC

2002 – 2003

On 15th November 2002 NCC in Pondicherry started the Junior Division Air Wing . Our school got the chance of enrolling 50 flight cadets. Our Principal Fr. S. Antonisamy appointed Mr. P.T. Xavier as the care taker. Classes were held at NCC Head Quarters, Lawspet. Wing Commander . K. Parthiban, commanding officer , took all the 50 cadets in the micro light air craft 1000 feet above sea level, over Pondicherry .

On 6th March 2003 , the selected cadets from our school had an opportunity to interact with Air Vice Marshall T. S Chatwal, AVSM , SC , VM, Additional Director General (A), Directorate General of NCC, New Delhi and Commodore P.P. Singh, VSM, Dy. Director General NCC, Tamilnadu, Pondicherry and Andaman.

2003 – 2004

Air wing cadets attended the combined Annual Training Camp held at Periakalapet from 16th – 28th July 2003.
Won four out of six events
Essay writing – First and Second place
Quiz competition – First and Second place
Cultural competition – First and Second place
Line area (Best Tent ) – First and Second place

Three cadets attended the Republic Day selection Camp at Cuddalore from 3rd September 2004 to 14th September 2004.

Cadet S. Mohammed Arafath was selected to attend the Inter Group Camp held at Trichy from 23rd September 2003 to 4th October 2003 .

Mr. P T Xavier, Secondary Grade Teacher attended Pre-Commission course at Air Force Administrative College, Coimbatore from 15th September 2003 to 7th November 2003 .  On   7th Nov 2003 P.T Xavier was commissioned as T.O. He is the first Junior Division Associate officer of Pondicherry state in Air wing.

On 09 Nov 2003 the ANO met the Lt. Gen. B K Bopanna AVSM, VSM, Director General NCC, New Delhi when the latter visited the NCC Group Head Quarters , Pondicherry . Col N. Venugopal, Group Commander and Wing Commander K. Parthiban commanding officer for NCC Air Wing were present.

Flight Cadet S. Mohammed Arafath was awarded Best Cadet for the year 2003 by Pondicherry NCC Group for this outstanding performance in NCC. The gold medal was given to this cadet by the Chief Minister Thiru N. Rangasamy on 30th November during the occassion of the 55th NCC Day celebrations at police ground, Gorimedu.

  Flight Cadet Ajay Kumar Ghosh attended the All India Rock Climbing Training camp held at Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh from 14 dec 03 to 23 Dec 03. He is one among eight cadets from the NCC Directorate of Tamilnadu, Pondicherry, Andaman and Nicobar Islands.

          Five cadets from our troop attended the All India National Integration camp held at Coimbatore from 09 Jan 2004 to 19 Jan 2004 . Cadets Augusteen Raj. M , Vijay Kumar V, Kathiravan .U, Victor Premsager. K, Kalaivanan. S, attended this Camp.

On 5th February 2004 , 26 Flight Cadets from our unit participated in the reception given by the Government of Pondicherry to the Republic Day NCC Runner up Contigent of Tamilnadu, Pondicherry , Andaman and Nicobar Islands Directorate at kamban kalai arangam.

The first batch of 39 Air wing cadets appeared for the ‘ A ’ certificate exam on March 2004. Thirty eight cadets passed the exam.

 

Annual Report 2006-07

Annual Report 2007-08