Wing commander Anoop Mehrotra is an Alumnus of National Defence Academy (60th Course). He founded The Trishul Defence Academy in 2004 which has created history by giving the highest pass percentage in NDA/CDS written & in SSB Northern India.
He was comissioned as bombered Pilot in the Indian airforce in the year 1982. He has shown an active participation in operation Pawan. The year 1996 saw him qualifying as a GTO. He has also served in a various selection boards of Airforce (Varanasi, Mysore) and Army (Allahabad) for many years.