IAF Group X & Y Recruitment 2018 – Apply for Airmen Jobs in Indian Air Force


IAF Group X & Y Recruitment 2018 Apply at www.airmenselection.cdac.in for Airmen Jobs in Indian Air Force.

Indian Air Force Recruitment 2018: Indian Air Force (IAF) is going to conduct a selection test to hire suitable unmarried male citizens of India and Nepal for Group X and Group Y Airmen posts. Aspirants willing to participate on this Airmen selection test have to submit their job applications on or before 24th July 2018 to IAF through proper channel. Initial period of appointment will be 20 years and subject to airforce requirements it may be extended. To know about the applying procedure, salary package and other details regarding IAF Group X & Y Recruitment 2018, go through the remaining sections in this page.

IAF Recruitment 2018 for Airmen Vacancies

Index Highlights Details
Vacancy Details [Designation: Airmen]
[Vacancy: Not mentioned]
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Eligibility Criteria [Qualification: Intemediate/ Diploma]
[Age Limit:21 years]
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Selection Process [Online Test, Physical Tests, Medical Test] Click Here
Applying Procedure [Fees: Rs.250/-]
[Applying Mode: Online]
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Official Notification www.airmenselection.cdac.in Click Here
Last Date 24-07-2018 Click Here

Indian Air Force Vacancy Details

No. Post Name Trade No. of Vacancies
1. Airmen Group X Trades* Not Mentioned
Group Y Medical Assistant
Other Group Y Trades**

* indicates except Education Instructor Trade
** indicates except Automobile Technician, GTI, IAF (P), IAF (S) and Musician Trades
Pay & Allowances: Selected candidates are eligible for receiving monthly salary and other allowances based on the place of posting and IAF rules.

Training Period Starting Gross Emoluments(after Training) Other Allowances (during service period)
During Joing Basic Phase Training (JBPT) and Trade Training period: Rs.14600/- per month Group X: Rs.33100/- per month + DA
Group Y: Rs.26900/- per month + DA
Transport Allowance
Accommodation/ HRA
Medical Facilities
Children Education Allowance
High Altitude Allowance
Field Area Allowance
Group Insurance
Group Houing Scheme
Clothing, Ration allowances, etc

During service period, aspirants will get promotional opportunities to serve upto the rank of Master Warrant Officer (MWO). Aspirants can also write prescribed exams and become a Commissioned Officer in IAF.

Eligibility Criteria

No. Particulars Requirements
1. Gender & Nationality Unmarried male Indian citizen
Nepal citizens are also eligible
2. Qualification Group X:
12th/ Intermediate with Maths, Physics and English (or) Diploma course in concerned Engineering
Group Y:
Medical Assistant: Passed Intermediate/ Equivalent with Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English
Other Trades: Passed Intermediate/ Equivalent in any streams/ subjects
3. Academic Marks 50% marks in aggregate and 50% marks in English at Intermediate/ diploma level
4. Age Limit Born between 14th July 1998 and 26th June 2002
Upper age limit is 21 years (as on date of enrolment)
5. Physical, Medical Fitness Height: 152.5 cm (min)
Chest: minimum range of expansion is 5 cm
Weight: Proportionate to height and age
(55Kg required for Operations Assistant trade)
Free from hearing, dental or any other health problems

Selection Procedure

Phases Selection Tests Details
I Online Test Group X: Questions will be asked from English, Physics, Maths
Group Y: Questions will be drafted from English, Reasoning and General Awareness
Group X&Y: Questions asked from English, Physics, Maths, Reasoning and General Awareness
II Document Verification Candidates qualifying Phase I exam will be invited for Phase II exam. All necessary original certificates and self attested photocopies of documents should be produced for verification.
Physical Fitness Test (PFT) Contestants who meet the eligibility standards shall be allowed to attend physical test comprising of 10 push ups, 10 sit ups, 20 squats, 1.6 km running within 6 min 30 secs time etc
Adaptability Test-I Candidates who pass Physical tests have to undertake Adaptability Test-I. This test is to assess the suitability of candidate for employment in IAF.
Adaptability Test-II Adapatability Test-I qualifying contestants shall have to undertake Adaptability Test-II. This test is to select candidates who can adapt and adjust the environment of IAF and military way of life.
III Medical Examination Adaptability Test-II qualifying candidates shall be called for Medical Examination. Air Force Medical Team conducts the examination.

How to Apply for Indian Air Force Airmen Recruitment 2018?

Examination Fees: Applications for Indian Airforce Recrutiment 2018 for Group X and Group Y posts will be accepted only if candidates pay examination fee as indicated below.

Category Fee Amount Payment Mode
Non-refundable Exam Fee Rs.250/- Online mode (Debit Cards, Credit cards, Internet Banking) or
Offline mode (Challan payment at any Axis Bank Branch
Bank/ Transaction Charges As applicable

Applying Procedure: The Indian Air Force Application Form 2018 for Group X and Group Y Airmen jobs can be submitted by eligible citizens through official website of Central Airmen Selection Board. The step-by-step instructions to apply online are given below.

  • First of all visit airmenselection.cdac.in website
  • Click the “Selection Test for Airmen Recruitment 02/ 2019” link “News” section
  • Read the detailed advertisement for particular recruitment
  • Click “Apply Online for intake of 02/ 2019” link in “Candidate” section
  • Hit “New User? Register” link and Sign Up
  • Then using registered Email id and password, “Sign In” into the portal
  • Start filling the Indian Air Force X Y Group Online Form 2018
  • Upload scanned copies of certificates, photo and signature on required specifications
  • Click on the “Preview” button and verify all the filled details in application
  • Modify details if required and click on the “Final Submit” button
  • Proceed to remit the exam fee through payment gateway available on website
  • Individuals who wish to do offline payment can download the challan form and remit the fee in any Axis bank branch
  • On confirmation of payment, take printout of submitted application with registration number

Official Notification

Link to Apply Online Click Here
Officially Published Advertisement Click Here
Official Website of Organisation careerindianairforce.cdac.in

Important Dates

Events Dates
Online registration started on 3rd July 2018
Last date for submitting online application 24th July 2018
Last date for fee payment 24th July 2018
Admit Cards for Phase I exam will be issued on August 2018
Phase I Online Exam dates 13th to 16th September 2018
Phase II (PHT, AT-I, AT-II) Tests will be conducted on Between October to December 2018
Provisional Select & Merit List will be published on 30th April 2019
Enrolment List will be published on 10th June 2019

Note: We have provided details about one of the new recruitment that is going to be conducted by Indian Air Force for Group X Y Airmen posts, on above section. For any clarifications, refer the official notification linked in this article.


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