The new building of Air Force School Jalahalli was inaugurated by Air Marshal SRK Nair, Air Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Training Command at Air Force Station Jalahalli in Bengaluru. The School functioning since 1953-54 has a rich legacy with its alumni doing well in various walks of life. The Air Marshal spearheaded the Project right from its inception stage to its culmination. The building with a builtup area of 5433 square meter has all the requisite security and safety features built into it.
The Air Marshal in his inaugural address expressed his contentment, that a state-of-the art building is now available to the students which was a long awaited requirement. He congratulated Air Commodore S Ramakrishnan, Air Officer Commanding, Air Force Station Jalahalli and Chairman of the School and Chief Engineer (Air Force) for the commendable efforts put in to ensure that the school complex was completed in a record time of less than a year. He also appreciated the Principal, staff and students for the efforts they have been putting in to achieve higher academic goals. He urged the School to continue to do well and provide opportunities for multi-faceted growth of the students, so that they become morally and socially responsible citizens of the Country.
Along with the senior functionaries of the HQ Training Command, past and present students of the school were also present during the inauguration.