Work and Salary & Allowances in Airforce X & Y|

By | January 3, 2020

Hey, all defence aspirant in this brand new article I am going to share with you complete information about Work and Salary in Airforce Group X and Y. In this article, you will get all the insight about work, salary and allowance in details. Details of Job specifications of various trades are available on this post.

Short Summary of Salary in Airforce

Job SpecificationSalary
Airforce Group X(During Training) 14,600/-per month
Airforce Group X(During Training) 14,600/-per month
Airforce Group X(After Training) 33,100/-per month
Airforce Group X( After Training) 26,900/-per month

Work in Airforce Group X Trade

Automobile Fitter:

In this trade, you are responsible for maintenance and repair of all types of light and heavy-duty mechanical vehicles, cranes and loading equipment etc.

Electronics Fitter:

As an Electronics Fitter, you operate and maintain Radar, Voice and Data transmission and reception equipment mounted on latest airborne weapon delivery systems and ground-based air defence systems. You will get trained in Digital Electronics, measuring instruments, radar technology, latest electronic devices and related trade fundamentals.

Electrical Fitter:

You will maintain the power supply system of the latest types of aircraft, airborne missiles and associated ground systems. You will also maintain photo equipment mounted on airborne weapon systems and operate ground-based photosystems. You will get trained in the electrical trade, operation and maintenance of digital devices, electronic devices etc.

Mechanical System Fitter:

You will repair and maintain mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems of airborne missiles, engines, automobiles and aircraft fuelling equipment. Complete aircraft ground support equipment will also be repaired and maintained by you. You will be trained in handling and preparation of bombs and explosives and in the electrical system, workshop and mechanical trades as well as automobile mechanics.

Structures Fitter:

As Structure Fitter, you are responsible for the maintenance and servicing of airframes and their accessories, components and controls of aircraft. Regular checks for the entire hydraulic and pneumatic system to ensure proper functioning against leaks are also part of your duties. You will also be assigned the responsibility of marshalling, parking, picketing and ground handling of aircraft.

Propulsion Fitter:

In this trade, you will repair, maintain and prepare for use the propulsion system of aircraft and other airborne weapon delivery system.

Workshop Fitter(Smith):

You will undertake major structural repairs of all aircraft at central repair facilities. You will also be trained in workshop trade for material treatment, welding, heat treatment, smithy and basic machine tools etc.

Workshop Fitter (Mechanical):

You will undertake repair and maintenance work of mechanical nature. You will be trained in workshop trade and practices.

Weapon Fitter:

In this trade, you will prepare, maintain and service armaments, ammunition and safety equipment of aircraft, missiles and other weapon delivery systems. You will also operate and maintain small arms and bomb destruction equipment. You will be trained to handle bombs, explosives, arms and their installation on weapon delivery platforms.

Work and Salary in Indian airforce

Work in Airforce Group Y Trade

Admin Assistant:

As an Admin Assistant, you will maintain and analyse records, files and information of personnel. You will also manage ration supplies, cookhouses and messes.

Accts Assistant:

As an Accounts Assistant, you will record and manage the accounting of pay and allowances, equipment, logistics transactions, public fund and cash flow etc.

Medical Assistant:

You are made familiar with nursing and first-aid. You are also involved in the management of medical stores, dispensaries and ward supervision.

Logistics Assistant:

As a Logistics Assistant, you are involved in the procurement, storage and handling inventory control as well as accounting of military stores.

Environment Support Services Assistant (ESSA):

This job involves maintenance of the firefighting section. It also requires that you ensure the upkeep of hygiene of Air Force Campus.

Ops Assistant:

As an Ops Assistant, you will operate various systems of Air Traffic Control Centre, Air Field and Air Defence System. You will be trained in the operation of Radars, Display Units, reporting and tracking procedures of airborne weapon systems et.

Meteorological Assistant:

If you are a Meteorological Assistant, you are trained to undertake weather observation and to maintain meteorological instruments. You are also responsible for plotting of charts, taking balloon observations and compilation of weather summaries.

Ground Training Assistant:

As a Ground Training Instructor, you will train personnel on drill, parade, handling of arms and physical exercise. You are also responsible for organizing and conducting all games and sports activities.

Indian Air Force(Police):

In the position of the Indian AirForce (Police), your responsibilities involve assuming police duties and investigation of offences. You are also in-charge of maintenance of security.

Indian Air Force(Security):

As an Indian Air Force(Security) tradesman, you are to undertake special operations and carry out high-level security operations.

Musician:

As a Musician, you will become a part of the Air Force Band. You will be trained to play different musical instruments.

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:-

(a)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.

(b)Group ‘Y’ {Except Auto Tech, IAF (P), IAF(S) and Musician} Trades.Rs. 26,900/-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.

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