Tamil top star Ajith Kumar aka Thala Ajith is a multi-faceted personality and is known for being an expert in many fields, besides acting. Ajith is an ardent F1 Racer and also an ace photographer and shoots often as a hobby. Ajith is also a licensed pilot who has many flying hours to his name and is a popular figure in flying circles in India. And looks like Madras Institute of Technology would want to utilize his expertise in the field of flying. MIT has appointed Ajith Kumar as Helicopter Test Pilot and UAV System Adviser and the actor will help the team build advanced UAV for Medical Express-2018 UAV Challenge which is schedules to be held in Australia, a report in TOI confirmed. According to the report, Ajith will be paid an amount of Rs.1000 per visit which he has decided to donate to the poorer students in the institute. Ajith will be one of the first celebrities to be appointed by the MIT for the development of a device, much to the joy of his fans.
Ajith is known for being an expert in handling electronic devices like drone and UAVs which was displayed during the shooting of Vivegam. A video had gone viral on social media in which Ajith was seen maneuvering the drone and using it like a pro. And with this appointment, Ajith will add another rare achievement to his forte.
On the work front, Ajith will next be seen in Viswasam and will be directed by Siva, with who the actor will be teaming up for fourth time. Viswasam will be produced by Sathya Jyothi Films and will have music composed by D.Imman. The makers have roped in Nayanthara opposite Ajith in Viswasam and will be her reunion with the Thala after almost 5 years after having previously acted in Arrambam in 2013.