Mohamad Ahli - UAE
Mohamad Ahli is a pilot at Etihad Airways with over 3500 hours of flight and over 600 flights. He holds a degree in BS in Mechanical Engineering Technology.
At the age of 13, he saw an AD of Emirates inviting people to become pilots. Based on his research on NASA, he found out that being a pilot makes him closer to his dream of becoming an astronaut. He finds interest in sustainability and life support systems in space.
When he was younger he designed websites and represented UAE in international competition.
In 2015, he won at UAE Innovation Challenge for Best Autonomous Unmanned Aircraft Design.
He graduated at the top of his class in the flight academy. He scored 30 skydive jumps & numerous scuba dives including a dive with sharks.
He has professional licenses:
ATPL - Airline Transport Pilot License
USPA skydive A-License
NAUI SCUBA diving License
He considers everything he does as a mission so he takes advantage of every opportunity that comes his way to be a role model for his son.