INDIAN AIR FORCE Recruitment for AFCAT Across India

Designation: AFCAT
Location: Anywhere in India
Qualification: BE/B.Tech
Last Date: 14/01/2018

Job Details:
Advertisement No: davp 10801/11/0062/1718
Invites Indian Citizens (Men And Women) To Be A Part Of The Indian Air Force As Commissioned Officers In Flying And Ground Duty (Technical And Non-Technical) Branches.

Air Force Common Admission Online Test (AFCAT)-01/2018/ NCC Special Entry/ Meteorology Entry Courses Commencing In January 2019

Online applications are invited for the courses commencing in January 2019 for grant of Short Service Commission (SSC) in Flying Branch and Permanent Commission (PC) / Short Service Commission (SSC) in Ground Duty (Technical and Non-technical) Branches. Online applications are also invited for grant of PC/SSC for Flying Branch through NCC Special Entry Scheme and Meteorology Entry.


Flying -Course Number: 205/19F/SSC/M & W

Ground Duty (Technical) Course Number:204/19T/PC/M 204/19T/SSC/M & W

Ground Duty (Non-technical) Course Number:204/19G/PC/M

NCC Special Entry Flying- Course Number:205/19F/PC/M 205/19F/SSC/M & W

Meteorology Branch Ground Duty (Non-technical)- Course Number: 204/19G/PC/M 204/19G/SSC/M & W

Type of Commission:
(a) PC for Men. Candidates joining as PC officers would continue to serve till the age of superannuation as per their branch and rank.
(b) SSC for Men & Women. (i) The engagement period for Flying Branch SSC officers is fourteen years from the date of Commissioning (Not extendable). (ii) The initial tenure for SSC officers in Ground Duty (Tech and Non-tech) Branches would be for a period of ten years. An extension of four years may be granted subject to willingness, suitability, service requirements and availability of vacancies.

(a) Flying Branch. 20 to 24 years as on 01 January 2019 i.e. born between 02 January 1995 to 01 January 1999. (both dates inclusive). Upper age limit for candidates holding valid and current Commercial Pilot Licence issued by DGCA (India) is relaxable upto 26 years i.e. born between 02 January 1993 to 01 January 1999 (both dates inclusive).
(b) Ground Duty (Technical/Non-technical) Branches. 20 to 26 years as on 01 January 2019 i.e. born between 02 January 1993 to 01 January 1999 (both dates inclusive).

Pay Scale : Rank Flying officer- Rs. 56100 – 110700.

Note: Flight cadets shall receive a fixed stipend of Rs 56,100/- per month for the period of training.

Candidates registering for AFCAT entry will have to pay an amount of Rs. 250/- as examination fee.

About Company:-
The Indian Air Force was officially established on 8 October 1932.Its first ac flight came into being on 01 Apr 1933. It possessed a strength of six RAF-trained officers and 19 Havai Sepoys (literally, air soldiers). The aircraft inventory comprised of four Westland Wapiti IIA army co-operation biplanes at Drigh Road as the “A” Flight nucleus of the planned No.1 (Army Co- operation) Squadron. View more

How to Apply:
Eligible and Interested candidates are to register online.

Starting Date of Online Application: 16-12-2017
Last Date of Online Application: 14-01-2018

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