Indian Air Force Airmen Recruitment 2017 (Tech/Non-Tech)

Indian Air Force Airmen in Group ‘X’ (Technical) Trades or Group ‘Y’ (Non-Technical) 2015

Indian Air Force invites online application from Unmarried Male Indian Citizens (citizens of Nepal are also eligible) for selection test in April-May 2016 to join as Airmen in Group ‘X’ (Technical) Trades or Group ‘Y’ (Non-Technical) (Except Automobile Technician, GTI, IAF (P), IAF(S) and Musician) Trades or in both Groups ‘X’ & ‘Y’ (Technical/Non-Technical in single sitting). Indian Air Force Airmen Recruitment 2015 has been announced. The online registration close on 28th November 2015.

Important Dates

Online registration will commence on 08th November 2015 and will close on 28th November 2015

Last Date of Receipt of duly filled Application at CASB (by ordinary post only) is 05th December 2015

Selection Test in April - May 2016

Eligibility Criteria

Educational Qualification

a) Group ‘X’ (Technical)

(i) Passed Intermediate/10+2/Equivalent Examination with Mathematics, Physics and English with minimum 50% marks in aggregate and 50% marks in English (OR)
(ii) Passed 3-years Diploma in Engg (Mechanical/Electrical/Electronics/Automobile/Computer Science/Instrumentation Technology/Information Technology) from a Govt. recognized Polytechnic Institute with 50% marks in overall aggregate and 50% marks in English in Diploma or in Intermediate/Matriculation, if English is not a subject in Diploma Course

b) Group 'Y' (Non-Technical)

(i) Passed Intermediate/10+2/equivalent exam in any stream/subjects approved by Central State education board with minimum 50% marks in aggregate and 50% marks in English (OR)
(ii) Passed 2-years Vocational course recognized by Association of Universities (CBSE/Board of Vocational Higher Secondary Education Kerala) with minimum 50% Marks in aggregate and 50% marks in English in vocational course or in Intermediate/Matric, if English is not a subject in Vocational Course

c) Group ‘X’ & ‘Y’ (Both Technical and Non-Technical)

Passed Intermediate/10+2/Equivalent Exam with Mathematics, Physics and English with minimum 50% marks in aggregate and 50% marks in English; if a candidate clears in all four subjects, he will be considered pass in Group ‘X’ and Group ‘Y’. Diploma holders are eligible to appear only for Group ‘X’

Date of Birth Lock

Candidates born between 01st Aug 1996 and 30th Nov 1999 (both days inclusive) are eligible to apply
In case, a candidate clears the Selection Procedure then the upper age limit as on date of enrolment is 21 years

Medical Standards

(i) Height - Minimum height required is 152.5 cms
(ii) Chest - Minimum range of expansion: 5 cm
(iii) Weight - Proportionate to height and age
(iv) Corneal Surgery (PRK/LASIK) not acceptable
(v) Hearing - Candidate should have normal hearing i.e. able to hear forced whisper from a distance of 6 meters with each ear separately
(vi) Dental - Should have healthy gums, good set of teeth and minimum 14 dental points
(vii) Health - Candidate should be of normal anatomy without loss of any appendages. He should be free from all communicable diseases and skin ailments
(viii) Body Tattoo - Permanent body tattoos on inner face of the fore arms (inside of elbow to the wrist), Back (dorsal) part of the hand/reverse side of palm and Tribals with tattoos which are as per custom and traditions of their tribes only are permitted

Pay and Allowances

During training period, a stipend of Rs 11,400/- Per Month will be paid; on completion of training the starting gross emoluments at the minimum of scale of pay including Grade Pay, Military Service Pay (MSP), Group 'X' Pay {applicable for Group 'X' (Technical) Trades Only} and Dearness Allowance (DA) will as follows:

(a) Group ‘X’ (Technical) Trades: Rs 24,900/- p.m. (approximately) which, in subsequent years, may rise up to Rs 43,940/- per month (approximately)
(b) Group ‘Y’ (Non-Technical) Trades: Rs 20,500/- p.m. (approximately) which, in subsequent years, may rise up to Rs 38,720/- per month (approximately)

Selection Process

Verification of Eligibility, Written Test, Adaptability Test, Physical Fitness Test (PFT), Interview and Medical Examination (please see the advertisement)

Exam Centre

Ambala, New Delhi, Kanpur, Barrackpore (Kolkata), Jodhpur, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Chennai, Bhubaneswar, Bihta (Patna), Guwahati, Secunderabad, Kochi and Bhopal

How to Apply

Online registration for the Selection Test will be available from 08th November 2015 on www.airmenselection.gov.in and will close on 28th November 2015

After successful registration, the duly filled colour printout of online application along with all required attachments (as applicable) is required to be sent to Central Airmen Selection Board (CASB) by ordinary post only, so as to reach CASB latest by 05th December 2015

Detailed instructions on how to register/fill up/dispatch of application are available on the website

Eligible candidates to log on to www.airmenselection.gov.in for online registration and guidelines for filling up/dispatch of application form