A V Krishna has joined H.E.C. Ltd as Director (Marketing) yesterday.Prior to joining as a Functional Director, he was associated with Airports Authority of India, Kolkata as General Manager (Communication, Navigation & Surveillance) Eastern Region.
Born on March 6,1956,Krishna acquired Bachelor of Engineering from BIT, Mesra in 1978. He is an alumnus of Faculty of Management Studies, University of Delhi. He joined Bihar State Electronics Development Corporation Limited as a Project Coordinator of Mining Electronic Project in 1978 and remained there till December 1981.
He had the opportunity to cater to the requirement of specialised communication equipments for the coal and various metal mines besides chemical industries of the country.He joined the coveted Indian Engineering Service (UPSC) in 1981 and was allotted Civil Aviation Department, Government of India as a Technical Officer.
Later on, he was shifted to the erstwhile National Airport Authority (NAA). After merger of NAA & IAAI, he had been associated with Airport Authority of India. He has also represented the country at International Civil Aviation Organization meeting on ‘Testing of Radio Navigation Aids’.
Krishna,who had served as Airport Director, Ranchi from June 2003 to April 2009,had the distinction to execute various flight inspections and certification assignments entrusted under United Nations Development Programme for various neighboring countries during 1987 to 1992. It earned him applause from UN expert as well as the Civil Aviation Administration. During his association with AAI, HQrs, he contributed to the planning of navigation network.