Extra Curricular Activities
Educational visits to various military and civil establishments are conducted during the course to supplement the course instructions. A representation of each establishment presents a summary of the activities of his department and highlights the various environmental and industrial hazards and protective measures adopted to prevent the accidents. Visits are made to stress testing laboratory, Petrolium Oil and Lubricant laboratory, Atomic Energy laboratory etc to discuss support available for the flight safety programme.
This activity deals with the field level problems in aircraft accident investigation. The students conduct investigation of reconstructed aircraft accidents, displayed and maintained nearby Flight Safety Institute. Data assembled at the site are taken back to the classroom for preparation of an accident report, analysis of findings, evaluation and complete investigation.
Accident prevention survey trips are made to two different operational BAF Bases. This exercise enables the students to inspect various functional activities at the base and observe problems and hazards associated with flight safety.
All student officers are accommodated in the Bachelor Officers' Quarters (BOQ) of Officers' Mess. Others are accommodated as per their status.