This beautiful pilot became the first female captain of UAE, there is a lot of discussion
UAE woman pilot Aisha Al Mansoori has become the first woman in the United Arab Emirates to become a commercial captain, creating history. At the age of 33, Aisha has become an inspiration for other women. She has been associated with Etihad Airlines for the last 15 years.
UAE pilot Aisha Al Mansoori has become the first woman in the UAE's aviation history to become a commercial captain. Aisha, a 33-year-old UAE native, started her career in 2007 as a commercial pilot with the famous Etihad Airlines. Since then she has been associated with Etihad.
After training at Etihad, Aisha became the first woman pilot in the UAE to fly a superjumbo passenger aircraft Airbus A380 and made history. After which Aisha has once again got her name registered in history by getting promoted to the rank of Captain. The special thing is that Aisha has been promoted to the post of Captain just a few days before Emirati Women's Day, which is being considered very positive.
Aisha expresses gratitude to Etihad Airlines
Talking about the promotion, Captain Aisha said that by joining Etihad, she was grateful for the opportunity she got to advance in her career. Aisha said that she is also thankful for the support received from the instructors during her training at Etihad.
Aisha Al Mansoori said that I am proud to be the first female Emirati captain at Etihad Airlines and hope to be an inspiration to young women to pursue their careers in this field. Aisha was promoted to the rank of Captain during a ceremony at the Etihad Briefing Center in Abu Dhabi. During this, his family and colleagues and officers working together were involved.
How was Aisha's career so far?
In 2007, Aisha joined Etihad's pilot program. At that time only two UAE national women were undergoing training in the program, one of whom was Aisha herself. In the year 2010, Aisha completed her training and flew the first flight to Jordan. After which she did not look back and went on moving forward. Aisha Al Mansoori also became the first woman in the UAE to fly a superjumbo passenger aircraft Airbus A380.
Getting Captain rank was not easy for Aisha
To get the rank of Captain, Aisha Al Mansoori had to complete an Etihad program. Along with this, there should be a few hours of flying experience for the captain rank, which was present with Aisha. At the same time, Aisha also passed the UAE General Civil Aviation Authority exams for this, after which she finally reached the rank of Captain.
Etihad is proud of Aisha Al Mansoori
Mohamed Al Bulooqi, Chief Operating Officer, Etihad Aviation Group, said, "We are proud of Captain Aisha's achievement and the pioneering role she is playing for women in the UAE's aviation field. She further added that Etihad wants to advance the role of Emirati women in the development of the UAE's aviation industry.
The Etihad official further said that aviation is a gender-blind field. He further added that Aisha has earned her rank and there is no doubt that Aisha will inspire more Emiratis and young women from across the world to pursue their dreams in the aviation field.