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Indian air force invites online applications from unmarried male (Indian/Nepalese) candidates for selection test for intake 02/2020 to join as Airmen in Group X trades (EXCEPT EDUCATION INSTRUCTOR TRADE) and Group Y trades (EXCEPT INDIAN AIR FORCE(SECURITY) AND MUSICIAN TRADES)

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Online Registration will start from: 1st JULY 2019

Last Date of Registration: 15th JULY 2019

Date of online Examination :  21st SEPTEMBER TO 24th SEPTEMBER 2019

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Age : (a) Candidate born between 19th July 1999 and 01st July 2003 (both days  inclusive) are eligible to apply.
(b) In case, a candidate clears all the stages of the Selection Procedure, then the
upper age limit as on date of enrollment is 21 years.

Educational Qualification for INDIAN AIR FORCE GROUP X and GROUP Y :

  1. a) Group X (Except Education Instructor Trade) :

(i) Passed Intermediate/10+2/ Equivalent examination with Mathematics, Physics and English with minimum 50% marks in aggregate and 50% marks in English.
(ii) Passed Three years Diploma Course in Engineering in any stream, as mentioned in the web portal www.airmenselection.cdac.in. The candidate should have completed  the course from a Government recognized Polytechnic institute with 50% marks in  aggregate and 50% marks in English in diploma or in Intermediate/Matriculation, if  English is not subject in Diploma Course.

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(b) Group Y (Except Medical Assistant and Musician) Trades – Passed Intermediate  / 10+2  / Equivalent Examination in any stream / subjects approved by Central  / State Education Boards with minimum 50% marks in aggregate and 50% marks in English.

(c) Group Y Medical Assistant Trade Only – Passed 10+2/Intermediate/ equivalent exam with Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate and 50% marks in English.

Candidate eligible for Group X examination (on the basis of intermediate/10+2) are also eligible for Group Y and would be given an option of appearing in both group X and Group Y exam in one sitting while filling up the online registration form.

Diploma holders are eligible to appear for Group X trades only.

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Mandatory Medical Standards:

(a) General Medical Standards for both Group X (Except Education Instructor Trade) and Group Y (Except IAF(S) and Musician) Trades are as follows: –
(i) Height: Minimum acceptable height is 152.5 cm
(ii) Chest: Minimum  range  of expansion: 5 cm
(iii) Weight: Proportionate to height and age.
However, minimum weight of 55 Kg required for Operations Assistant (ATS) Trade only.
(iv) Corneal Surgery (PRK/LASIK) is 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 free from  medical  or  surgical  deformity.  He should be free from all communicable diseases and skin ailments. Candidate must be physically and mentally FIT to perform duty in any part of the world, in any climate and terrain.
(viii) Body Tattoo: Permanent body tattoos are not permitted, however tattoos only  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 may be considered. However, right to decide on acceptability/unacceptability of the individual rests with the Selection Centre.  Candidates with permanent body tattoos are to submit two photographs (close up and distant view) with details of size and type of the Tattoo.
(b) Details of medical standards for various Groups/Trades are available on CASB web portal www.airmenselection.cdac.in

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PAY & ALLOWANCES : During training, a stipend of Rs. 14,600/-per month will be paid.  On completion of  training  the starting  gross  emoluments  at  the  minimum  of  scale  of  pay including  Military  Service Pay (MSP), Group X Pay (applicable for  Group X Trades only) and Dearness Allowance (DA) will be as follows :-
(a) Group X Trades (Except  Education  Instructor  Trade) – Rs.33,100/- per month plus Dearness allowance (as applicable)
(b) Group Y(Except IAF(S) and Musician) Trades Rs. 26,900/- per month plus Dearness allowance (as applicable)

Other Allowances –
Various allowances such as Transport Allowance, Composite Personal Maintenance Allowance (CPMA), Leave Ration Allowance (LRA), High Altitude Allowance, Field Area/Modified Field Area Allowance, HRA, Children Education Allowance/ Hostel
Subsidy etc., are also admissible from time to time as applicable.

PERKS – Perks such as Ration, Clothing, Medical facilities, Accommodation, CSD (Canteen) facilities, Leave (60 days Annual and 30 days Casual in a Calendar year as a privilege, subject  to service exigencies), Recreational facilities, Transport facility  for school going children and Leave Travel Concession (LTC) are also provided as per the existing rules.  Also, Group Insurance Cover of Rs. 37.5 Lakh at a premium of Rs. 2300/-per month is provided to all airmen and facility of Group Housing Scheme is also extended.

SCHEME OF SELECTION: Selection would be done on the basis of following Phases

Phase – I: Online test will be objective type and questions will be bilingual (English & Hindi) except for English paper.
Online test for candidates opting for both Group X&Y shall be conducted in one sitting, on the same system.
Candidates are to bring one blue/black pen and original valid ID proof along with them for Phase – I testing.
A demonstration video on the conduct of online test is uploaded on the CASB web portal www.airmenselection.cdac.in.
Details of the Test are as follows: –
(a) Group X Trades (Except Education Instructor) – Duration of the Online test shall be 60 minutes and shall comprise of English, Physics and Mathematics as per 10+2 CBSE syllabus.
(b) Group Y Trades {Except IAF(S) and Musician} – Duration of the online test shall be 45 minutes and shall comprise of English as per 10+2 CBSE syllabus and Reasoning & General Awareness (RAGA).
(c) Both Group X & Y Trades – Duration of the Online test shall be 85 minutes and shall comprise of English, Physics and Mathematics as per 10+2 CBSE syllabus and Reasoning & General Awareness (RAGA).

Phase – II
verification of original certificates & mark sheets
Physical Fitness Test (PFT)
Adaptability Test- I (For both Group X & Group Y Trades)
Adaptability Test- II (For both Group X & Group Y Trades

Phase – III
Medical Examination

HOW TO APPLY: Online registration for the Selection Test will be available from
1st July 2019 on www.airmenselection.cdac.in and will close on 15th July 2019. Detailed instructions on how to register/fill-up application form are available on the website.

Detailed instructions on how to register/fill-up application form are available on the web portal.

Examination Fee: Examination fee of Rs. 250/- is to be paid by the candidate while registering for the online examination. The payment can be made by using Debit Cards/ Credit Cards/Internet Banking through payment gateway. The examination fee can also be paid by Challan payment at any Axis Bank Branch.

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