Feb 2002 - 2004
Bachelor of Science
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Music, DJing, gaming, sports, hiking, aeronautical science
A graduate of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, one of the top 10 colleges in the South by U.S. News & World Report, Krishna Ajvalia is an aeronautics expert who possesses a wide range of aviation experience. Krishna Ajvalia earned his Bachelor's degree in Aeronautical Science in 2001. While attending school, he served as a Noise Abatement Intern for Teterboro Airport in Teterboro, New Jersey. During his time there, Ajvalia was responsible for analyzing and gathering data as well as maintaining and operating the noise monitoring system. Furthermore, he assisted in establishing new procedures and routes for aircraft that would aid in reducing the noise generated by flights. He also worked as a Fuel Truck Operator for ATP Jet Center from 1999 to 2000. His duties included the refueling of all Embry-Riddle aircraft, comprising the C172, M2OJ, PA28, and PA44. In addition, Krishna Ajvalia served as a Dispatch Intern at Jet Aviation in Teterboro from 1999 to 2000. His duties included managing flight movements to increase speed and efficiency while ensuring the highest safety. He also was responsible for monitoring communications, flight time, and weather. From 2002 to 2004, Krishna Ajvalia worked at Air Fleet Training Systems in Teterboro, where he developed the students' teamwork skills and motivation, and managed Parts 61 and 141 of their records. Krishna Ajvalia holds a radio operator license from the Federal Communications Commission, along with an aircraft dispatcher certification and a first-class airman medical certificate from the Federal Aviation Administration. In his free time, Krishna Ajvalia pursues a variety of interests. He plays a number of musical instruments, including the drums, keyboard, trumpet, and violin. He is also an avid sportsman, and participates in baseball, basketball, football, and volleyball games on the weekends with friends.