Air India Vacancy 2016 – 961 Aircraft Technician Posts – Last Date 30th September

About Air India Limited –

Air India is the flag carrier air-line of India and also the third largest in India in terms of passengers carried (after IndiGo & Jet Airways). It is owned by Air India Limited, a Government of India enterprise and manages a fleet of Airbus & Boeing aircraft serving 84 domestic & international destinations. The airline is headquartered in New Delhi. Air India has its main hub at the Indira Gandhi International Airport, New Delhi and the secondary hub at the Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport, Mumbai. Air India became the 27th member of the Star Alliance on 11th July 2014. It also recruits staff every year for the Air India Vacancy.


Air India also operates flights over Domestic and Asian destinations through its subsidiaries – Air India Regional & Air India Express. It uses the Airbus A320 family & Boeing 787 aircraft for a selected domestic number of routes while the long distance service uses the Boeing 777 – 300ER, 747 & 787 aircrafts. Air India’s mascot is the Maharajah or the Emperor and it’s logo consists of a flying Swan with the wheel of Konark within it.

Recruitment 2016 for Air India Limited  –

Air India Engineering Services Limited (AIESL) invites online applications for the posts of 961 Air Craft Technicians. Candidates may Apply Online for the same latest by 30th Sept 2016.

Please Note: This position is on a fixed term contract period of 5 years which is further extendable up to 5 more years on the basis of the candidate’s performance.

Air India Vacancy Details

It’s a great opportunity for all the suitable candidates if they fit in with the eligibility criteria. Don’t waste any more time and just grab the opportunity. To obtain more information regarding the Air India Limited Recruitment for the year 2016 for the above-mentioned posts such as How to Apply, Selection Methodology, Application Fee, Educational / Professional Qualifications, Important Dates and Links, Age Limitations, Pay Scale etc please read further as it’s all mentioned below on this page.

Air India Vacancy Details –

Post-Name Aircraft Technician
No. of Vacancies 961 Posts
Pay Scale Rs. 15, 000/- (Per Month)


Category Wise Air India Vacancy Details –

General 489 Posts
OBC 258 Posts
SC 143 Posts
ST 71 Posts


Eligibility Criteria for the Air India Vacancy –

  • Educational Qualifications

AME Diploma/

Certificate in Aircraft Maintenance Engineering

From an institute approved by the DGCA under the Rule 133B

With 60% marks / an equivalent grade

and 55% marks / an equivalent grade for the SC / ST / OBC category candidates


Successful Completion of 4 years course/

Diploma in Aircraft/ Electrical/ Instruments/ Radio Artifier Training

Must be conducted by the Indian Navy

Acceptable by the DGCA

  • Nationality


  • Age Limit

( as on 1st July 2016 )

Candidates age must not be more than 28 years for the General category candidates

No candidates age must not be more than 31 years for the OBC category candidates

Candidates age must not be more than 33 years for the SC / ST category candidates

  • Age Relaxation

For the SC / ST Candidates : 5 years

OBC Category Candidates : 3 years

Job Location –

All India


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Application Fees –

Candidates have to pay Rs. 1000/-

This payment has to be made through Online SBI Bank Challan

The SC / ST /Ex – Servicemen Category candidates are exempted from the payment of the application fee

How to Apply for the Air India Vacancy –

Interested and the eligible candidates may apply only through the Online mode of application

Applications will be available from 20th Aug  2016

tThe last date of submission of the application form is 30th Sept 2016

Candidates need to take a printout of the Online Application Form

Along with all the relevant documents, the bank Challan and application form send them all to:

Post – Box No. 12006,

Cossipore Post Office,

Kolkata – 700002

All the documents should reach latest by 31st Oct 2016

Relevant documents include:

  • Age Proof Certificates;
  • Qualification certificates
  • Category certificate;
  • Original bank challan; and
  • ID proof

Selection Procedure –

The selection process will be based on a Written Test

This test will be held in:

New Delhi,



Chennai, and,


Selected candidates will be informed via the official website only.

Important Dates to Remember –

  • Starting Date for the Submission of the Online Application

20th Aug  2016

  • Last Date for the Submission of the Online Application Forms

30th Sept 2016

  • Last Date for Receipt of the Applications and Documents

31st Oct 2016

  • Information about the selection of candidates

Last week of January 2017

Important Links-

  • Detailed Advertisement Link Her

  • Apply Online Here

  • Official Website Here

Please Note –

Candidates should make sure that they fulfil the minimum eligibility criteria before applying for any of the posts. Make note of the last date of application and also ensure that the official notification and / or advertisement has been carefully studied by the candidate.

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