Indian Air Force Group X 2020 

Air Force Group X exam is commencing from 19th March 2020. Indian Air Force is the air arm of the Indian armed forces and it conducts a recruitment drive for Airmen X posts every year. This year Indian Air Force Recruitment Notification 2020 is been released for unmarried and eligible candidates for the post of Airmen X. The selection is based on 3 stages i.e Written Test, Physical Fitness Ability & Medical Examination which you have to qualify to for the final selection.

Air Force Group X 2020 Exam Dates

Exam Events

Important Dates

Online Application Starts

2nd January 2020

Online Applications Ends

20th January 2020

Online Exam Date

19th March to 23rd March 2020

Air Force Group X 2020 Salary

Pay & Allowances: During training, a stipend of Rs. 14,600/- per month shall be paid. On completion of training the starting gross emoluments at the minimum of scale of pay including Military Service Pay (MSP), Group ‘X’ Pay {applicable for Group ‘X’ Trades only} and Dearness Allowance (DA) will be as follows:-

Group ‘X’ Trades (Except Education Instructor Trade): Rs.33,100/- per month plus Dearness allowance (as applicable) which, in subsequent years, may rise as per the career progression of the individual.

Other Allowances: In addition to the above, various allowances such as Transport Allowance, Composite Personal Maintenance Allowance (CPMA), Leave Ration Allowance (LRA), High Altitude Allowance, Field Area/Modified Field Area Allowance, HRA, Children Education Allowance/ Hostel Subsidy etc., shall also be admissible from time to time as applicable.

Perks: Perks such as Ration, Clothing, Medical facilities, Accommodation, CSD (Canteen) facilities, Leave (60 days Annual and 30 days Casual in a Calendar year as a privilege, subject to service exigencies), Recreational facilities, Transport facility for school going children and Leave Travel Concession (LTC) shall also be provided as per the existing rules. Also, Group Insurance Cover of Rs. 37.5 Lakhs at a premium of Rs. 2300/- per month for all airmen and facility of Group Housing Scheme are also extended.

Air Force Group x Salary (Rupees)

Pay Level 

Pay matrix-3 (Rs. 21,700 to Rs. 57,500)

Basic pay

Rs. 21,700

Military Service Pay 

Rs. 5200

Technical Qualification Pay

Rs. 6200

Total Air Force Group Y salary (Basic)

Rs. 33,100 

Air Force Group X 2020 Eligibility Criteria

The Indian Air Force Group X Recruitment has stringent eligibility criteria. There are 3 criteria of eligibility which you need to qualify to join Indian Air Force -  Age, Educational Qualification & Medical Standards. After you fulfill the following eligibility standards you can

apply for this exam. Apart from that, the candidate must be a citizen of India. Read below to know the other eligibility criteria for Indian Air Force exam:

1. Age Limit

  • Maximum Age – 21 years

(Candidates sharing their Dob from 19th January 1999 to 1st January 2003 are eligible)

2. Educational Qualification

Group X (Except Education Instructor Trade)

  • You must have passed 10+2 with Mathematics, Physics & English as subjects, with minimum 50% marks in aggregate and 50% marks in English


  • You must have passed 3 years Diploma Course in Engineering in any stream, with 50% marks in aggregate and 50% marks in English.OR
  • You should be 10th Pass plus National Apprenticeship (NAC) granted by NCVT or 10th Pass plus ITI  from Institution recognized by NCVT/SCVT.

3. Medical Standards

General Medical Standards for both Group ‘X’ (Except Education Instructor Trade) and Group ‘Y’ (Except Automobile Technician, GTI, IAF (P), IAF(S) and Musician) Trades is according to the Indian Air Force Standards



Medical Standard



152.5 cms



Minimum Range of Expansion 5 Cms



Proportionate to Height & Age (minimum weight of 55 Kg required for Operations Assistant (ATS)
Trade only)



Able to hear forced whisper from a distance of 6 meters with each ear separately


Corneal Surgery (PRK/LASIK)

Not acceptable.



Should have healthy gums, good set of teeth and minimum 14 dental points



Candidate should be of normal anatomy without loss of any appendages. He should be free from any active or latent, acute or chronic, medical or surgical disability or infection and skin ailments. Candidate shall be physically and mentally FIT to perform duty in any part of the world, in any climate and terrain.

Air Force Group X 2020 Exam Pattern

Indian Airforce Group X selection process and exam pattern is mentioned in the below details. Go through the detailed Indian Airforce Group X exam pattern which is based on 10+2 level and align your exam preparation accordingly.

The Indian Air Force conducts the Airmen X Selection Process in 3 stages:

  • Online Written Test
  • Physical Ability Ability
  • Medical Examination

Phase I - Online Written Test





Group X

English, Physics

& Math’s

60 Minutes




Group X & Y

English, Physics,

Math’s Reasoning

& General Awareness

85 Minutes

After you qualify Phase-I you will be called for Phase II. The Phase II is physical ability test

Phase – II – Physical Fitness Ability

  • 1.6 Km run to be completed in 6.5 minutes
  • 10 Pushups
  • 10 Sit-ups
  • 20 Squats

Phase – III – Medical Examination

The last phase of selection for the Airforce Group X will be as per Indian Air Force Standards (IAF).

How can I apply for Air Force Group X 2020 Exam?

Application for Airmen X 2020 recruitment takes place online. You can register through CASB’s official website.

  • Once you go to the CASB’s official website, click on ‘New Registration’.

  • You will have to provide your basic information to complete the registration.

  • Following that you will receive a provisional registration number and a system generated password. Mark these down for future reference.

  • Complete the application form carefully & click on “Save and Next” after verifying details in each section.

  • You will have to upload your scanned photograph and signature and submit the form.

  • Pay the Online Application fee & take a printout of the e-receipt and online application for your future reference.

Indian Air Force Group X 2020 Notification

After knowing all about the Air Force Group X exam details, you can know all the minute information just by reading the Official Air Force 2020 Notification. Read it to find all the information on Vacancies, Exam Pattern, Eligibility Criteria Syllabus and more!

Air Force Group X 2020 Recruitment NotificationClick Here!

Air Force Group X 2020 Exam Results

Indian Air Force Admit Cards is released by Central Airmen Selection Board (CASB). It is expected that Airmen X 2020 will be released few days before the written test takes place. Moreover, as the stages of selection are different, different Admit card will be released for each stage. You can find Airmen Group X Admit Card 2020 on the Official Website CASB as soon as it gets released.

Air Force Group X 2020 Admit Card

The Admit Card for Airmen X will be out for Phase I & you can download from the direct link here.

  • You can download your Indian Air Force Admit Card for Phase I through the Candidate Login page.
  • Enter your Email Id.
  • Now, enter your Password followed by the Captcha image.
  • Now click on the Log in button.
  • You will find your Air Force Admit Card for Airmen Phase I to download.
  • To download your Hall Ticket, alternatively, you can visit the Indian Air Force Official Website.
  • Click the ‘Candidate Login’ button at the top right.
  • You can now follow Steps 2 to 5 carefully.

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