Category Archives: Ceremonies

Pass and Review, LEAD, and A-Mountain

  Good Evening Pistoleros!! Finishing up our second to last week and approaching finals week let’s reflect over everything that has been happening for the last couple weeks! Week of April 10th: Pass and Review, Flyover, and the Joint Award Ceremony “The tradition of parading the Troops can be traced back to the time of…
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Small Unit Tactics and ROTC Life

    We are more than half way done with the semester! This week the cadets had a day off of physical training in preparation for another unique Leadership Laboratory opportunity for Air Force ROTC at Detachment 505. Partnering with Army ROTC cadets and joined by Air Force Junior ROTC cadets from Mayfield and Alamogordo…
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Fall 2016 A Mountain Run

At Leadership Laboratory 13 on 10 November 2016 the cadets of Detachment 505 completed this semester’s semiannual A Mountain run. This run went remarkably well with no cadets falling out on the steep ascent to the top of A Mountain. Reaching the peak first was cadre member Captain Vetri followed by Cadet Third Class Hernandez…
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Spring 2016 Pass and Review

28 April 2016 New Mexico State University Air Force and Army ROTC held the 114th annual Pass-in-Review ceremony at 4 p.m. at Pride Field on the NMSU Horseshoe. The original purpose of Pass-in-Review was to parade the forces before the commanding general to indicate a troop’s readiness to go into battle. Now, the tradition is…
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Awards Abundant for AFROTC Cadets!

On Thursday, 28 Apr the Detachment 505 Pistoleros held its annual awards ceremony in conjunction with Army’s Bataan Battalion. Approximately $8,000 were awarded to outstanding and deserving cadets, ranging everywhere from freshmen through seniors. Additionally, many local and community organizations awarded cadets with certificates, ribbons, medals, and sabers for exemplary performance throughout the semester. The…
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