AIR FORCE-Y GROUP

Air Force-Y Group

Programmes Title : Air Force-Y Group

The Indian Air Force is rated as one of the best in the world. Apex Defence Academy has designed training programs to ensure the overall development and growth of students aspiring to join the Indian Air Force.

Indian air force invites applications to join as airmen in Group ‘Y’ trade twice in a year. The notifications come in July and January. Written Exam for July notification held in September and for January notification held in March.

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

Date of Birth:

A candidate must be not below 16 years and above 20 years.The upper age limit as on date of enrollment is 21 years.

Educational Qualification:

Passed Intermediate /10+2 in any stream/subjects approved by Central with minimum 50% marks in aggregate and 50% marks in English.

SELECTION PROCEDURE: The selection procedure consists of the following Phases:

PHASE-I

Online Written Examination

Written Exam Pattern

Paper

Subject

Ques.

Time

1

English

20

20 Min

2

RAGA

30

25 Min

Total

50

45 Min.

PHASE-II

Physical Fitness Test: The shortlisted candidates who qualify the Online Test, will be called at Airmen Selection Centre for Physical Fitness Test (PFT) which would consist of:

  • 1.6 Km run in 06 min 30 sec
  • 10 Push-ups,
  • 10 Sit-ups and
  • 20 Squats

Adaptability Test-I: All candidates who pass the Physical Fitness Test (PFT) will have to undertake Adaptability Test-I (Objective Type Written Test) which is to assess suitability of a candidate for employment in the Indian Air Force which involves deployment in varied geographic terrain, weather and operational conditions.

Adaptability Test-II: All candidates who pass Adaptability Test-I will have to undertake Adaptability Test- II as per policy in vogue. Adaptability Test-II is to select candidates who can adapt to the environment of Indian Air Force and are able to adjust to the military way of life.