AIR FORCE – X

AIR FORCE-X

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ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA:AIRMEN

AGE LIMIT AND EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION

SELECTION PROCEDURE

SBP INSTITUTE is the best coaching institute for AIR FORCE GROUP X . Fresh batches for AIR FORCE GROUP X 2015 are going to start. SBP Coaching Institute is the well known coaching institute in Delhi-NCR that provides coaching for AIR FORCE GROUP X entrance exams. At SBP Coaching Institute, we constantly strive to improve our teaching methodology, study material and classroom assignments. The Course Methodology is dynamic as it takes into account the changes that we notice in the pattern of the examination. SBP institute is a professionally managed and organized AIR FORCE GROUP X coaching centre in Delhi, offering best coaching and preparing the job aspirants for the post of  AIR FORCE GROUP X Examination.

(As on date of Enrolment)

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION

GROUP ‘X’ trades (Except Education Instructor)  17 – 21 Years  Passed Intermediate / 10+2 / equivalent examination with Mathematics, Physics and English, with minimum 50% marks in aggregate and 50% marks in English

OR

Three years Diploma course in Engineering (Mechanical / Electrical / Electronics / Automobile / Computer Science / Instrumentation Technology / Information Technology) from a Government recognised Polytechnic Institure with minimum 50% marks in overall aggregate, and 50% marks in English in Diploma or in Intermediate / Matriculation if English is not a subject in Diploma

The selection as an Airman in the IAF is conducted through All India Selection Tests and Recruitment Rallies. All India Selection Tests are conducted at the Airmen Selection Centres (ASCs) located all over India as per schedule, whereas the Recruitment Rallies are conducted from time to time in selected areas/regions of particular States/Union Territories of the country.

(a)      All India Selection Tests (STs)     Advertisements are published in Employment News/Rozgar Samachar inviting the applications for All India Selection Tests (STs). In response to the advertisement, eligible male Indian Citizens (including the citizens of Nepal) are to forward application to the President, Central Airmen Selection Board, Post Box No. 11807, New Delhi 110 010. The Board sends admit cards to eligible and short-listed candidates to appear in the Selection Tests.

    (b)      Recruitment Rallies :     Advertisements for Rallies are published with the details of eligibility conditions, selection programme and rally venue in popular local/regional newspapers circulated in the region/area of the rally. For rally recruitment, eligible candidates are to report to the rally venue with the requisite documents. These documents will be scrutinized and verified by the Testing Team..

Written Test (a) Group ‘X’ (Technical) Trades    Candidates are tested in English, Physics and Mathematics. Duration of written test will be 60 minutes. (b)  Group ‘X’ (Education Instructor) Trades    There will be two papers  an Objective type and a Descriptive type. The Objective type of paper would cover General English, General Awareness and Current Affairs. The Descriptive type of paper would aim to test the language comprehension and power of expression. Both of the question papers will be administered in one go with duration of 40 and 35 minutes for Objective and Descriptive papers respectively.

Written Test will be objective type and question paper will be bilingual (English & Hindi), except for English paper. Written test will be based on CBSE up to class XII syllabus. Candidates are to qualify in each paper/test separately. Result of written test is declared on the same day.

Physical Fitness Test (PFT):      Candidates passing the written test are to undergo Physical Fitness Test (PFT). Passing the PFT is mandatory. The PFT for all trades [except IAF (Security)] consists of a 1.6 Km run to be completed within 8 minutes. The PFT for IAF (Security) trade includes a 2.4 Km run & 5 Km run to be completed in 15 minutes & 30 minutes respectively. Candidates above 27 years of age will be given relaxation in PFT timing as per existing norms (Applicable to serving NC (E) s only). Candidates completing PFT faster are awarded additional marks on a sliding scale.

Interview:  Candidates passsing PFT will be interviewed by a team of Officers & Warrant ranks. Interview is normally conducted in English.  Working knowledge of English is thus essential.

Trade Allocation Test (TAT):  Candidates of Group ‘X’ (Technical) trades who qualify in interview are to undergo Trade Allocation Test for bifurcation into Mechanical and Electronics stream.  Specific trade allotment within these streams will be carried out at Basic Training Institute (BTI), Air Force (Belgaum).

Medical :  Candidates who have been recommended in the interview will be medically examined by the Recruitment Medical Team as per Indian Air Force Medical Standards.

All India Select List (AISL) :  Candidates who pass the Written Test, complete PFT within the given time, clear the interview and have undergone Medical Examination are arranged in the All India Select List (AISL). The inclusion of names of the candidates in the AISL depends upon the performance of the candidates in the Selection Test and number of vacancies to be filled. The candidates are enrolled in the Indian Air Force as per the existing vacancies.

PAY AND ALLOWANCES

 

PAY & ALLOWANCES.  During training a stipend of Rs. 8,550/-pm will be paid.  On completion of training, one is placed in the emoluments as under.   Promotion to next Pay Band is as per the policy in vogue.

 

The Pay Scale of airmen of various ranks is given below:

RANKS PAY BAND Grade Pay
Pay Band 1
Air Craftsman (AC) Rs. 5200 – 20200 Rs. 2000/-
Leading Air Craftsman (LAC) Rs. 5200 – 20200 Rs. 2000/-
Corporal (Cpl) Rs. 5200 – 20200 Rs. 2400/-
Sergeant (Sgt) Rs. 5200 – 20200 Rs. 2800/-
Pay Band 2
Junior Warrant Officer (JWO) Rs. 9300 – 34800 Rs. 4200/-
Warrant Officer (WO) Rs. 9300 – 34800 Rs. 4600/-
Master Warrant Officer(MWO) Rs. 9300 – 34800 Rs. 4800/-

 

PERKS

Allowances.     In addition to the above, Military Service Pay (MSP) of Rs.2,000/- per month is paid to all airmen. Various other allowances like Dearness Allowance (calculated on Pay Band + Grade Pay + MSP), Transport Allowance, Composite Personal Maintenance Allowance, Fly/Para Jumping Instructor Allowance, Leave Ration Allowance, Family planning Allowance, High Altitude Allowance, Field Area/Modified Field Area Allowance etc are also admissible as applicable from time to time.

Perquisites.        Perks such as Ration, Clothing, Medical facilities, Leave (60 days Annual and 30 days Casual in a Calendar year as a privilege), Accommodation, Educational concession to children, recreational facilities, free transport for school going children and Leave Travel Concession are also provided as per the existing rules. Post-retirement benefits include pension, gratuity and leave encashment. Notwithstanding the above, Group Insurance Cover of Rs. 25,00,000/- at a premium of Rs. 1,730/- per month, is covered for all airmen and facility of Group Housing Scheme is also extended. Other facilities by Air Force Wives Welfare Association are also extended for family of airmen.

 

  SYLLABUS FOR GROUP ‘X’ (TECHNICAL)

ENGLISH

  1. Comprehension

A small passage followed by questions.

  1. To judge comprehension
  2. Drawing of inferences
  3. Use of vocabulary

II Composition

  1. Agreement of subject with verb
  2. Pattern of verb and their use.
  3. Sequence of tenses.
  4. Transformation of sequences-Compound, Complex,

Simple, Negative,

Affirmative.

III Grammar

  1. Spellings
  2. Word formation
  3. Antonyms and Synonyms
  4. One word substitution
  5. Correct usage of articles
  6. Correct usage of Prepositions
  7. Correct usage of adjectives-degrees of comparis

on

  1. Correct usage of conjunctions
  2. Correct usage of Nouns and Pronouns
  3. Correct usage of numbers (Singular-Plural)
  4. Words, which are commonly getting confused
  5. Word order
  6. Correct usage of Adverbs
  7. Idioms and Phrases
  8. Use of simple idioms
  9. Use of Common proverbs
  10. Direct / Indirect sentences : Narration change
  11. Change of various types of sentences from direc

t to indirect form

  1. Change of various types of sentences from indir

ect to direct form

  1. Active and Passive Voices
  2. Change of all types of sentences from active to

passive form

  1. Change of all types of sentences from passive t

o active form

PHYSICS

  1. Physical World & Measurement
  2. Kinematics
  3. Laws of Motion
  4. Work, Energy & Power
  5. Motion of System of particles & Rigid

Body

  1. Gravitation
  2. Properties of Bulk Matter
  3. Thermodynamics
  4. Behaviour of Perfect Gas & Kinetic

Theory of gases

  1. Oscillations & Waves
  2. Electrostatics
  3. Current Electricity
  4. Magnetic effect of current &

Magnetism

  1. Electromagnetic Induction and

Alternating current

  1. Electromagnetic Waves
  2. Optics
  3. Dual Nature of Matter
  4. Atoms and Nuclei
  5. Electronic Devices
  6. Communication Systems

MATHEMATICS

  1. Sets, Relations, functions
  2. Trigonometric functions
  3. Inverse Trigonometric functions
  4. Complex Numbers
  5. Quadratic Equations
  6. Sequence & Series (AP & GP)
  7. Permutation
  8. Combination
  9. Binomial Theorem
  10. Coordinate geometry – Straight line
  11. Coordinate geometry – Circles
  12. Coordinate geometry – Parabola
  13. Coordinate geometry – Ellipse
  14. Coordinate geometry – Hyperbola
  15. Exponential Series
  16. Logarithmic Series
  17. Matrices
  18. Determinants
  19. Limit & Continuity
  20. Differentiation
  21. Application of Differentiation
  22. Indefinite Integrals
  23. Definite Integrals
  24. Application of Integration
  25. Deferential Equations
  26. Probability
  27. Statistics