Captain (Pilot) and Co-Pilots, BSF


BSF Profile: Border Security Force popularly known as BSF is one of the important defence wings of our country. Its major functions are to restore the situation in case of any disturbance, prevent cross border terrorism and illegal activities like smuggling etc. It is highly commendable and respected for its brave work.

Job profile: The pilots and the co-pilots will be responsible for flying various aircrafts in the BSF. They will be required to serve the nation with full dedication. The co-pilots will also be required to support their seniors.

Eligibility: A candidate must not exceed the age of 45 years for the post of a pilot and 40 years for the post of a co-pilot. However, relaxation can be claimed as per the rules.

Qualifications: For a pilot – A candidate must have the current airlines transport licence/senior commercial pilot licence with a flying experience of 2500 hours and pilot in command experience of 500 hours (day and night) including 250 hours with multi engine or BSF type of aircraft. For a co-pilot – A candidate must have a commercial pilot licence or a senior commercial pilot licence with a total flying experience of 1000 hours and a minimum 400 hours of pilot in command experience.

No. of posts: There are 3 posts for the captains (pilot) and 1 for the co-pilot.

Pay scale: A captain (pilot) will be given a pay scale of Rs37400-67000 plus a grade pay of Rs8900 and a flying incentive of Rs1800 per flying hour and a co-pilot will be given a pay scale of Rs37400-67000 plus a grade pay of Rs8700 and a flying pay of Rs1500 per hour.

Selection process: The candidates have to appear for an interview. They will be selected on the basis of their qualifications and experience.

How to apply: The candidates are required to apply as per the format given in the advertisement or on the website. The candidates are required to attach the copies of their essential certificates with the application. All the applications must be sent to Dy. Inspector General (Pers.), Directorate General, BSF, Block No. 10, CGO complex, Lodhi Road, New Delhi – 110003

The last date for the receipt of applications is 25th November 2009.

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11 Responses to “Captain (Pilot) and Co-Pilots, BSF”

  1. 11
    Sweta Kumari:

    i am a female candidate.I have got 52% marks in 12th with science(PCM) and i am appearing graduation 2nd year.for which post i am eligible in BSF.

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  3. 9

    i am interested on Border Security Force but my qualification is 10th std. And i passed N.C.C exam (A & B certificate) succesfully, Its possible to join BSF.

  4. 8

    Can u plz tell me that how to join BSF,
    I mean when the exam will be and how to apply for this exam.

  5. 7
    govardhan reddy:

    sir,i compldted intermedeate with 78 percent marks my aim is pilot in IAF plese give the information about this
    pelse give the way to join in IAF and please tell me about eligebilities

  6. 6
    sunil chawla:

    sir, i m student of 9th passed i want to get the admission in captain (pilot) plz help me and give some info about this..
    thank u……

  7. 5
    ajay singh:

    sir, i m student of 12 passed I want to get the addmission in Captain (Pilot) and Co-Pilots plz help me sir ,,,,,,,,,,,,,

  8. 4
    Shreyash kamble:

    Hello sir.i currently hold..indian CPL wit multi engine ratting (fixed wings) with 252 hours…I am looking forward to join BSF but i need proper guidance to get it….
    ..looking forward for you reply….thanking you
    Shreyash kamble

  9. 3
    Emad qureshi:

    What are the fitness required to become a commercial pilot if one has bad eye vision

  10. 2
    Manisha Sadhnani:

    Hi, i m Manisha Sadhnani. I want to get the addmission in airforce for flight leftinent officer. bt i dont no how can take the addmission. at present i m the student of BCA II year in Sophia girls college, ajmer(raj). plz give all the required information on my ID. plz send full detail because i dont hav any info about this.

  11. 1
    pankaj singh:

    im 12 pass and im 18 year old .any job in air force for me