Air Force Airman (Y Trade)

Eligibility for Airman in Group ‘Y’:

Age: 17 -20 Years
Nationality: Unmarried male Indian citizens (citizen of Nepal are also eligible)
Education: Intermediate/10+2 or equivalent examination with minimum 50% marks in Science / Arts / Commerce and minimum 50% marks in English subject. OR
Passed 2 year Vocational course with minimum 50% marks
Medical Eligibility: same as for Airman in Group Z (Music Trade)

Selection Procedure for Airman:

Candidates are tested in English (based on CBSE Class Xllth Std.) Reasoning and General Awareness (RGA) for all Group ‘Y’ trades. Question papers are objective and bilingual (English and Hindi). Duration of Written Test is 85 minutes.

Physical Fitness Test :

  • 1.6 KM run in 8 minutes.
  • 10 push-ups
  • 10 sit-ups
  • 20 squats

Interview in Air Force :

Candidates who clear Fitness Test will be interviewed by a team of Officers and medical fitness test.
Those who qualify interview will undergo Trade Allocation Test for bifurcation into Mechanical and Electronics stream. A medical fitness will be taken after this.

Candidates who clear Written Test, Fitness Test and Interview will be medically examined.

Non-Technical Trades:

  • Ops Assistant
  • Admin Assistant
  • Accounts Assistant
  • Medical Assistant
  • Logistics Assistant
  • Meteorological Assistant
  • Environmental Support Services Assistant
  • Communication Technician

Indian Air Force Trade “Y” Exam Centres:

  • Ambala
  • New Delhi
  • Kanpur
  • Kolkata
  • Jodhpur
  • Mumbai
  • Bengaluru
  • Chennai
  • Bhubaneswar
  • Patna
  • Guwahati
  • Secunderabad
  • Kochi
  • Bhopal

How to apply for Airman in Airforce:

A candidate may apply in the prescribed format in response to the advertisement which appears in the Employment Newspaper and other prominent national Newspaper.
 Rs. 11,400 during Training. After training Rs. 20, 500

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