Thursday, September 25, 2014

Report: 1st Female pilot for UAE was their team leader in the Syria strikes Monday night

(UAE) PHOTOS of a female fighter pilot who led the United Arab Emirates air strikes on Syria have sent the internet into a spin, with many praising it as an epic display of girl power.

Major Mariam Al Mansouri is the first female air force pilot from the United Arab Emirates.

The 35-year-old commands a squadron of F-16 jets which led coordinated attacks on ISIS targets in Iraq in Syria this week conducted by the US and five other Arab nations.