Kigali, 29 May 2018
128 Cadet Officers who are undertaking Long Cadet Programme at Rwanda Military Academy Gako conducted a study visit at RwandAir Head Office and Akagera Aviation Company at Kigali International Airport.
The study visit was aimed at incorporating practical part of Aerodynamics Concept as one of the modules taught. Cadet Officers who visited RwandAir and Akagera Aviation Company included departments of Social and Military Sciences and Mechanical Engineering.
The RwandAir Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Lt Col Sylvester MUNYANEZA who received them on behalf of RwandAir Management urged the students to explore opportunity given to them with higher expectations and at the end with hope to see them at the helm of that important transportation sector in Rwanda.
O/Cdt Devothe NIZEYUMUKIZA who spoke on behalf of colleagues, thanked the RDF for availing such good environment of learning, and promised to work hard for an optimum contribution to national development programs.
Rwanda Military Academy in partnership with the University of Rwanda has a Long Cadet Programme with three departments, namely Mechanical Engineering, General Medicine as well as Social and Military Sciences.Trainees have to graduate after satisfactory requirements for the academic and military packages.
The Long Office Basic Training started in 2015 and the first graduation is scheduled in October 2019.