INDIAN AIR-FORCE 'X' Group

Indian Air Force invites applications from UNMARRIED MALE INDIAN CITIZENS


  • Educational Qualification :

(a) Passed Intermediate/ 10+2 / Equivalent Examination with Mathematics, Physics and English, with minimum 50% marks in aggregate and 50% marks in English.
(b) Three year Diploma Course in Engineering (Mechanical / Electrical / Electronics / Automobile / Computer Science / Instrumentation Technology / InformationTechnology) from a Government recognised Polytechnic Institute with 50% marks in overall aggregate and 50% marks in English in Diploma Course or in Intermediate / Matriculation, if English is not a subject in Diploma Course.

  • Age Criteria :  17 to 21 Years.




(a) General Medical Standards for Group 'X'(Technical)Trades are as follows:-

(i) Height: Minimum acceptable height is 152.5 cms.

(ii) Chest: Minimum range of expansion: 5 cm

(iii) Weight: Proportionate to height and age.

(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.

(b) Colour Vision, Visual Standards and
Leg Length for Group 'X'(Technical)Trades are as follows:-

Colour Vision :    CP-II

Visual Acuity : 6/12 each eye correctable to 6/6 each eye.

Maximum limits of Ref Error : Hypermetropia + 2 . 0 D M y o p i a 1D including + 0.50 Astigmatism.

Leg Length : *Minimum leg length required 99 cms for Mechanical System Fitter and Automobile Fitter.


  • JOB SPECIFICATION:  Group 'X' (Technical) Trades involve jobs like -