(a) Minimum Height : 152.5 cms (for Mechanical Transport Driver- 165 cms with minimum leg length of 99 cms);
(b) Chest : Expanded chest measurement should not be less than 75 cms with minimum range of expansion of 5 cms;
(c) Vision : For Technical Trades: Aided visual acuity of at least 6/12 in each eye with glasses or 6/6 in one eye and 6/36 in the worse eye. Myopia not exceeding 7D in any meridian Colour vision: Normal/Defective Safe CP2/CP3. Candidates should be physically and mentally fit to serve anywhere in the world For Non-Technical Trades: Visual acuity of at least 6/12 in each eye with glasses or 6/6 in one eye and 6/36 in other eye without glasses and correctable to 6/6 in each eye with glasses. For Mechanical Transport Driver: At least 6/36 (each eye) without glasses correctable to 6/6 and 6/9 with glasses. Hearing-able to hear forced whisper at 600 cms.
Terms and Conditions
(a) Initial emolment in the IAF is for 20 years extendable upto the age of 55 years;
(b) Basic Salary: During and after training as per the revised pay scales;
(c) DA as admissible under existing rules;
(d) Other Entitlements/Perks:
(i) Free messing, accommodation, clothing and medical facilities;
(ii) Pension, Gratuity, Provident Fund, Group Insurance, Housing Scheme, Canteen facilities and Free Travel, etc;
(e) Promotional prospects: Exists upto the rank of Master Warrant Officer by the selection; (1) Opportunities available to become a Commissioned Officer for deserving airmen.
How to Apply
Candidates must submit their application on plain paper in the prescribed proforma as published in the Employment News and send it by Post on or before the specified last date, to the President, Central Airmen Selection Boarod, Post Box No 11807, New Delhi-110010. (Information compiled from Vidyapatha.com)