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Indian Air Force Recruitment 2017 – Notification for Flying Officers – Apply now

Indian Air Force Recruitment 2017 – IAF, a name itself so hefty that its duty is worth achieving. Here is the good news for all IAF aspirants that Indian Air Force has Release notification for Flying officer recruitment. You can find the direct link to apply below. Start date of application form is 5th August 2017 and last date to apply is 31st august 2017.

Indian Air Force Recruitment

Your much awaiting opportunity Indian Air Force Recruitment  has finally arrived. Find below more details before applying for IAF Recruitment 2017. You can get here important dates, Vacancies, selection procedure, eligibility criteria and exam pattern.

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Indian Air Force Recruitment 2017

IAF which stands for Indian Air Force. It is one of the most prestigious organization of our country. Jobs in IAF gives sense of responsibilities and dedication towards nation. It is not a usual job which you do from 9 to 5. It is tough, challenging and sky touching.

you love such challenge ? – keep reading and apply before last date of application.

IAF Recruitment – Important Dates

See below chart having all important dates for Indian Air Force Recruitment 2017.

Event Name Date
Start Date of Application 5th August 2017
Last Date of Application 31st August 2017
Commencement of the Course July 2018

Application Form for Indian Air Force Recruitment 2017

Meteorology Branch Entry Apply link – Click here – direct link

NCC Flying Branch Entry Apply Link – Click here Direct Link

Application Fee: Application Fee has not been updated in the official notification yet. We will let you know as soon as it is.

How to apply

Follow below step to apply.

  • Click on the link given above.
  • Follow the instructions given there and read them carefully.
  • Fill the application form.
  • Note down the Registration number for future correspondence.
  • Upload your passport size photograph.
  • Note that submission of more than one application will result in cancellation of candidature.

Contact below number or comment for any questions.

Indian Air Force Salary

Pay and Allowances 

Pay Level 10 in Pay Matrix of VIIth CPC and Military Service Pay.


You will get extra benefits such as furnished accommodation, comprehensive medical cover for self and dependents.


75 Lakh Insurance Cover (on contribution) is applicable to serving officers. Additional cover of 10 Lakh (on contribution) is applicable to Flying Branch Officers.

Eligibility Criteria

see below parameters for eligibility.

Age Limit

Flying Branch age Limit

  • Minimum Age: 20 years
  • Maximum Age: 24 years

Ground Duty (Non-technical) Meteorology age limit

  • Minimum Age: 20 years
  • Maximum Age: 26 years

Upper Age Relaxation:

Flying Branch – upper age relaxation for candidates holding valid and current Commercial Pilot Licence issued by DGCA (India) is up to 26 years.

Ground Duty – No relaxation

Educational Qualification

Post Name Required Qualification
Flying Branch Graduation (Minimum three-year degree) in any discipline with minimum 60% marks in Maths and Physics at 10+2 level.

NCC Air Wing Senior Division ‘C’ certificate acquired on or after 06 Aug 15 is mandatory.

Ground Duty (Nontechnical) Meteorology Post Graduate Degree in any Science stream with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate of all papers put together.

Maths and Physics in Graduation with minimum 55% marks.

Physical Standard

You can find detailed physical criteria in notification.

Also check here in detail – Indian Armed Forces Physical Standard

Selection Process

It is more similar to AFCAT Selection Process. Read below detail

  • SSB at Air Force Selection Boards (AFSBs) at Dehradun, Mysore, Gandhinagar or Varanasi.
  • For flying Branch – candidates need to pass Computerized Pilot Selection System (CPSS. This is only for SSB recommended candidates only.
  • Candidates who have failed the CPSS/PABT in an earlier attempt or a Flight Cadet suspended from flying training at Air Force Academy will not be eligible to apply.

Candidates may contact on Toll free number 1800-11-2448 or Phone No 011-23010231 Extn 7610, 7645 or 7646 to resolve any query regarding online application procedure. Query timings are 0900 hrs to 1700 hrs (Monday to Friday).

If any questions regarding Indian Air Force Recruitment 2017. please comment.

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