After retirement from the service, An IAF Officer is entitled to a
decent pension which takes care of the needs of the family.
Post retirement insurance cover is provided to all Air Force
pensioners who have rendered pensionable years of service on
payment of minimal premium. The cover given by the Society is upto
72 years of age.
The facilities of Ex-servicemen Contributory Health Scheme (ECHS)
such as after retirement at minimum one time contribution,
cashless treatment for family for life at ECHS Polyclinics and
empanelled premium super specialty group of hospitals like Fortis,
Artemis, Apollo, Escorts to name few and many others at almost
every city in India with facility of Private Wards. All the
retired officers and their dependents have access to medical rooms
and hospitals equipped with the best of the facilities. Apart from
being entitled to the medical facilities, retired Air Force
personnel is also authorized for the following benefits:
- Coverage under medical insurance for lifetime.
- Grant for Commercial Venture for personnel who have had
to leave service due to medical reasons.