PS Ajith kumar has more than 35 years of experience in the field of aircraft rescue and firefighting. He started his career as fire fighter in 1976 with Indian Air Force , during the 15 years period he has attained various training on aircraft rescue and fire fighting ,grew through ranks and served most forward combat stations of Indian Air Force. After voluntaty retirement from air force he continued his career in the field of ARFF with civil aviation. He is a qualified FSM from IFTC, UK
In addition various ARFF training in India he had also under gone Air Traffic Controllers training . He is trained in Austria,Singapore and ARFF commaders training at Switzerland. He was acitvely involved in building and commissioning of New ARFF station at Cochin International Airport ,Kerala , the first private airport in Inida and susequently for the Bangalore green field airport in India . He is also speaker for the various international ARFF forums like IAFPA UK , AFJ ,Singapore Aviation Academy and Indian Naval Academy etc .He is Co Chairman and editor for Indian-ARFF forum IAFSSG, He is ARFF technical member in DGCA India . Currently he is Deputy General Manager and Heads the Bangalore International Airport‘s ARFF department with Cat 10 level of protection.
He holds a masters degree in sociology and Diploma in personnel management