Name: Kensuke Aida
Title: Potential Evangelion Pilot
Birthday: September 12, 2001
Kensuke Aida is most notably classmate and friend to Shinji Ikari, and is one of several potential Evangelion pilots enrolled at Public Middle School 1. Kensuke, along with Shinji Ikari and Touji Suzuhara make up what Asuka Langley Sohryu refers to as the three stooges. Kensuke is a sort of nerd and a military buff, and dreams of becoming an Evangelion pilot. While this does not happen, he nonetheless enjoys the perks of being friends with Shinji, which includes an excursion to the UN Pacific Naval Fleet.