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Conversation with various pilots

Conversation with various pilots

Under the mentorship of Turkish Aeronautical Association and Can EREL and within the scope of the activities of the Women of Aviation Worldwide Week between the 6th and the 12th of March, pilots who share a passion for sky had an interview with the female students of Antalya International University with the aim of familiarizing people with and raising awareness of women in aviation.

In the interview that included three pilots who works in different branches of aviation, Pilot Üner BEKÖZ, who operates Elba Aviation Institute, talked about aviation activities and the role of women in aviation by using examples from his life.

Hatice YAĞDI, a retired F-4 Pilot and a partner in Elba Aviation Institute who now works as a pilot, shared her experiences with the students regarding how she decided to attend air force academy, what she has experienced and what kind of a satisfaction it is to fly an F-4 and complete an assignment. Talking about the process after the retirement, she informed the young women about how she switched to civil piloting.