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Application Details

The time of release of advertisements varies for the different modes of entry for the Flying Branch. You can refer to the following schedule to know when to expect the advertisement and where to send your application.

Application Format

Mode Of Entry

Month Of Release Of Advertisement

Address to send the Applications

Advertisement released by

NDA (for Men Only)


March / October

The Secretary,
Union Public Service Commission,
Dholpur House,
Shahjahan Road,
New Delhi 110011

Union Public Service Commission

CDSE (for Men Only)

April / September

The Secretary,
Union Public Service Commission,
Dholpur House,
Shahjahan Road,
New Delhi 110011.

Union Public Service Commission

NCC (for Men Only)

April / October

West Block IV,
RK Puram,
New Delhi-110066.



Short Service Commission (for Men & Women)

January / July

Concerned Command Head Quarters

(Please refer the table given below for AFCAT Centres & Applications to be forwarded to the Command HQs)

Indian Air Force

Application Format

You are required to send us your application, in a particular format which is prescribed in the advertisement..


The candidates applying for the SSC Flying Branch are to apply through the Air Force Common Admission Test ( AFCAT).

  • The advertisements for the SSC Flying branch will appear during January & July every year.

AFCAT Centres

AFCAT Centres

Applications to be Forwarded to

Ambala, Bathinda, Chandigarh, Dehradun, Delhi, Jammu, Nal (Bikaner), Srinagar, Surathgarh, Sirsa, Sarsawa, Pathankot

Command Education Officer.
Headquarters Western Air Command, IAF, 
Subroto Park, New Delhi-110010.

Tele: 011- 25687194 Extn -7361

Chabua, Guwahati, Bagdogra, Jorhat, Kolkata, Shillong, Silchar, Tezpur, Kalaikunda, Hashimara

Command Education Officer.
Headquarters Eastern Air Command, IAF, 
Nong Lyer, Shillong, Meghalaya.

Tele: 0364-2561461-67 Extn 3423, 3472 & 3473.

Agra, Allahabad, Barielly, Gorakhpur, Gwalior, Lucknow, Patna, Varanasi

Command Education Officer.
Headquarters Central Air Command, IAF, 
Bamrauli, Allahabad-211012, UP
Tele: 0532-2233261 Extn : 5406 & 5419.

Ahmedabad, Barmer, Jamnagar, Jaisalmer, Jodhpur, Mumbai, Pune, Vadodara

Command Education Officer.
Headquarters South Western Air Command, IAF, Sector 9, Gandhinagar - 382009.
Gujarat. Tele: 079-23242600-02 Extn 5540 & 5535.

Thiruvananthapuram, Sulur (Coimbatore), Kochi, Thanjavur

Command Education Officer.
Headquarters Southern Air Command, IAF, 
Aakulam, Thiruvananthapuram-695031, Kerela.

Tele : 0471-2551361 Extn 7312

Nagpur, Ojhar (Nasik)

Command Education Officer.
Headquarters Maintenance Command, IAF, 
Vayu Sena Nagar, Nagpur-440007,
Tele: 0712-2512771-75 Extn 2253 & 2256.

Bangalore, Belgaum, Bidar, Chennai, Hyderabad

Command Education Officer.
Headquarters Training Command, IAF, 
JC Nagar PO
Karnataka. Tele : 080-23411061 Extn 4335 & 4336

  • Application Format
  • You are required to send us your application in a particular format. The Format of the AFCATApplication is available in the advertisement. You can also download the AFCAT Application format from our website at the time of release of the advertisement.
  • Note : Please remember that your applications should be sent to the concerned Command Head Quarters (the postal address mentioned in the advertisement). Online application will not considered and invalid.
  • The advertisements for the AFCAT will release during January & July every year.
Please remember that your applications should be sent to the postal address mentioned above. Online applications will be considered invalid.
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