Quality Of Life
As an Officer, a warrior, in the Air Force,
you’re tasked with upholding the constitution and protecting
India’s freedom. The responsibility is enormous, but its not only
about work its also about living well. Quality of life is an
important attribute of Air Force life and has no parallel in the
civil sector. The life offers you challenge, adventure,
excitement, honour, prestige, self respect, content family life,
safety and security for self and family and not to forget the
social status, respect and esteem of your countrymen. Besides
being a noble service to the motherland and an honourable
profession to be proud of, life in the IAF gives variety,
adventure and challenge. It provides best of facilities be it
recreation, sports, medical, education or clubs and institutes.
The lifestyle imbibes in us a healthy well being and a regime for
life. The quality time we are able to spend with our family,
social bonding with our counterparts, lifetime relations we
nurture and the all willing, all time support from the extended
family have boundless value.
Core values are ingrained into Air Force Officers during their
training. Most people would have heard of loyalty, duty , respect,
service, honour, integrity and courage but as warriors , you learn
them and from then on, live them everyday in everything you do –
whether on job or off.
Face fear, danger or adversity (physical or moral). You can build
courage by daily standing up for and acting upon the things that
you know are honourable.
Honour is the matter of carrying out, acting and living the values
of respect, duty, loyalty, selfless service, integrity and personal
courage in everything you do.
Put welfare of nation and others before self. Commit to go a little
further, endure a little more and look a little closer.
It is the quality you develop by adhering to moral principles. Do
what’s right, legally and morally.
Accomplish assigned tasks, missions and responsibilities. Fulfil
Treat others with dignity and respect while expecting others to do
the same. Trust and appreciate.
Bear true faith and allegiance, support the leadership and support
A unique esteemed status is enjoyed by an officer in the society.
By joining the Air Force, one becomes a member of an exclusive and
elite brotherhood. The ingrained code of conduct and ethical values
enable the officers to occupy a special social niche in society.