H.H. Sheikha Mozah bint Marwan Al Maktoum is a passionate aviator who has set an important milestone for women pilots in civil aviation. Last year, she became the first woman to pilot the AW609 tiltrotor during a visit to the headquarters of Leonardo, the global aircraft manufacturer, in Philadelphia, US.
She has set several records in aviation, was the youngest student enrolled at Oxford Aviation Academy in England at 17. She was appointed a first officer with Emirates in 2015 and was the first lieutenant pilot in the Dubai Police Air Wing in 2019.
Sheikha Mozah bint Marwan Al Maktoum is one of the significant members of the UAE’s ruling family, which is Al Maktoum family, to which the rulers of Dubai belong and led by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the United Arab Emirates Vice President, Prime Minister, and Ruler of Dubai.