Air Force Group Y 2020 Exam Dates

Indian Air force had release the Recruitment of Airmen in the Y Group for unmarried and eligible candidates. Read the further details article to know more about Indian Air Force Exam Dates for Group Y 2020, Air Force Group Y Vacancies and much more.

Presently, there is an ongoing recruitment drive for Airmen Y for the year 2020.

Exam Events

Important Dates

Online Application Starts

2nd January 2020

Online Applications Ends

21st January 2020

Exam Date

19th March 2020 - 23rd March 2020

Salary Structure of Air Force Group Y

The salary of AirForce Group Y is governed by the 7th Commission Pay. The employees in the Group X and Y are commonly known as Person Below Officer Rank (PBOR) or Airmen. The Air Force has various posts for Non-Technical Trades such as Accounts Assistant, Administrative Assistant, IAF Police & Security, Logistics Assistant, Cryptographer, Environmental Support Services Assistant, Medical Assistant, Ground Training Instructor, Meteorological Assistant, Musician, and Operation Assistant. All these posts are grouped in the IAF Group Y. Here is the salary structure for these posts. 

Air Force Group Y Salary 

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. 26,900

Air Force Y Group 2020 Eligibility Criteria

Basically, there are 3 criteria of eligibility which you need to qualify to join Indian Air Force -  Age, Educational Qualification & Medical Standards. You need to qualify the following eligibility standards to 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

(Candidate born between 17 January 2000 and 30 December 2003 (both days inclusive) are eligible )

2. Educational Qualification

Group Y (Except Automobile Technician, GTI, IAF (P), IAF(S) and Musician) Trades

  • You must have passed 10+2  examination with any stream/subjects, with minimum 50% marks in aggregate and 50% marks in English.

Group Y Medical Assistant Trade

  • You must have passed 10+2 exam with Physics, Chemistry, Biology & English, with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate and 50% marks in English.

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.

How can I apply for Indian Air Force Group Y 2020 Exam?

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

Direct Link to Apply for Air Force Group Y 2020 - Click Here!

Note* Application Process has been concluded.

  • 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.

Air Force Group Y 2020 Selection Procedure

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

  1. Online Written Test

  2. Physical Ability Ability

  3. Medical Examination

Phase I - Online Written Test




Group Y

English, Reasoning

& General Awareness

45 Minutes


Group X & Y

English, Physics,

Math’s Reasoning

& General Awareness

85 Minutes

Phase – II – Physical Fitness Ability

  • 1.6 Km run to be completed in 6.5 minutes

  • 10 Pushups

  •  10 Sit-ups

  •  20 Squats

Adaptability Test- I (For both Group ‘ X’ & Group ‘Y’ Trades): All candidates who pass the Physical Fitness Test (PFT) shall have to undertake Adaptability Test-I (objective type written test) which is to assess suitability of a candidate for employment in the IAF which involves deployment in varied geographic terrain, weather and operational conditions.

Adaptability Test- II (For both Group ‘ X’ & Group ‘Y’ Trades): All candidates who pass Adaptability Test - I shall 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.

Phase – III – Medical Examination

It shall be conducted by Air Force Medical Team as per IAF medical standards and policy in vogue on subject issue Medical examination would also include Baseline Investigation of:-
(a) Blood Haemogram - Hb, TLC, DLC  (b) Urine RE/ME (c) Biochemistry (i) Blood Sugar Fasting & PP (ii) Serum Cholesterol (iii) Urea, Uric acid, Creatinine (iv) LFT—Serum Bilurubin, SGOT, SGPT (d) X- Ray chest (PA view) (e) ECG (R) (f) Tests for Narcotic Drug and Psychotropic Substance Abuse

Indian Air Force Group Y 2020 Notification

After knowing all about the Air Force Group Y 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 Y 2020 Recruitment Notification.

Indian Air Force Group X 2020 Result

CASB will release the results for Online Exam of Airmen Y. You can check your Airmen Y result through the direct link here.

Indian Air Force Group X 2020 Admit Card

The Admit Card for Airmen Y is out for Phase I & you can download from the direct link here.

Download Airmen Y Admit Card - Click Here!

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

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