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Indian Air Force Career Options

Open Guide – Indian Air Force is the air arm of the Indian Air Force. The motto of the Indian Air Force is to ‘Touch the Sky with Glory’. It provides plenty of opportunity to the young men and women of our country. Indian Air Force is the 4th powerful air force in the whole world. Therefore to get selected in the Indian Air Force is something to be proud of for a young candidate. The admission to the Indian Air Force is conducted by the force itself through various entries. Admissions are allowed to both men and women to the IAF under certain conditions.

There are a number of branches in Indian Air Force namely the Aeronautical Engineering branch, the flying branch and the Ground duty Branch (non - technical branch) .Admission to the various branches are done through the AFCAT exam (Air Force Common Admission Test),NCC Special Entry Scheme or through National  Defense Academy. Men have more chances in the exams as some of the exams and entries are exclusive to men alone.

Do not lose heart as the Air Force considers men more in the entries. Indian Air Force has now started inducting Women fighter pilots into the army .In the year 2018, IAF will induct 3 Women fighter pilots to the army. Women also have chances in the other branches of Ground Duty (non-technical) branches. All the women of our country must start dreaming about a career in the Indian Air Force.  

Indian Air Force Careers

Aeronautical Engineering studies the mechanics and designs of an aircraft. A candidate will study the theoretical understanding of the mechanism and maintenance of an aircraft. The course will also enable the students to be also well aware of the mechanisms of space craft. The students in their four year course study topics such as avionics, propulsion and aerodynamics.

To be an Aeronautical Engineer in the Air Force is a dream come true for many young men of our country. To join the Indian Air Force as aeronautical engineer you have to pass the Air Force Common Admission Test.

Required Skills...

Open Guide – Indian Air Force is the air arm of the Indian Air Force. The motto of the Indian Air Force is to ‘Touch the Sky with Glory’. It provides plenty of opportunity to the young men and women of our country. Indian Air Force is the 4th powerful air force in the whole world. Therefore to get selected in the Indian Air Force is something to be proud of for a young candidate. The admission to the Indian Air Force is conducted by the force itself through various entries. Admissions are allowed to both men and women to...

Open Guide - Apart from the technical branch of the Indian Air force, there is the non technical branch which completes the Indian Air force. The non- technical branch has many divisions which supports the technical branch indirectly. The different departments in the non technical branch are logistics, administration, education, meteorology and accounts. The officers to the various departments are recruited by the exam conducted by the Indian Air Force .   

Open Guide -Flying Officer in Indian Air Force is matter of status and pride for the young men of our nation. Though armed forces have a disciplined way of life and training inside the academy, the respect and perks of the position is worth all the discipline.

To follow your dream as a flying officer in Indian Air Force, there are many ways to achieve it. Given below are the essential details regarding the job flying Officer.

Flying Officer Required Skills

1) An officer must be courageous enough to meet the odd situation while in the Air force

2) He...