Maryam who joined the national flag carrier in 2011 as a cadet pilot has now been promoted as the first officer of the airline.
Maryam who joined the national flag carrier in 2011 as a cadet pilot was promoted as first officer of the airline.
She was promoted after she completed her required flying hours.
“Ayesha Rabia was my inspiration who also served as pilot in the PIA,” she said while recalling her journey.
She credited her family, mentors, and colleagues for helping her pursue her dream. She said that she never experienced any such discrimination, but was instead welcomed at every step of her career.
She said: “confidence is the key to success,” adding that the women should always be confident about what they were doing and they should take charge of their responsibilities.