Meet Ghana’s Youngest Female Commercial Pilot, 21-Year-Old Audrey Maame Esi

At just 21 years old, Audrey Maame Esi Swatson has made history as the youngest female commercial pilot in Ghana. Currently working as a First Officer with Passion Air, she navigates the Dash 8 Q-400 aircraft with skill and determination.

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Audrey’s journey in aviation began at the age of 18 when she decided to pursue her passion for flying. She enrolled at the Mach1 Aviation Academy in South Africa for flight training, where she accomplished her first solo flight within a year.

Through dedication and hard work, she obtained her Commercial Pilot License after logging 210 hours of flight time by the age of 21.

Audrey attributes her success to her education, expressing gratitude to God, her parents, and her teachers for their support.

She emphasizes the importance of education in shaping her future and enabling her to achieve her dreams. In addition to her role as a pilot, Audrey is also the CEO of Excel Aviation, a company she founded to inspire others to pursue their aspirations.

She believes that education is the key to unlocking one’s potential and encourages children to dream big.

Audrey’s story serves as a testament to the power of education and determination.

She is a shining example of how perseverance and hard work can lead to success, inspiring others to reach for the stars and make their dreams a reality.


About Effah John

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