It’s take off for Hassan’s pilot dream
An aspiring pilot and former Nelson and Colne College student is flying high after completing six months of intensive training in New Zealand.
Hassan Imtiaz’s childhood dream was to become an airline captain, so when he secured a place on a competitive cadet scheme with Qatar Airways a year ago, he couldn’t believe his luck.
The 21-year-old, from Nelson, has soared through the first half of his training and now has just six months left to go before he becomes a fully qualified second officer.
Hassan returned to the college to share his experiences of cruising the skies more than 11,680... read more
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