Majed Al Marzouqi, Vice President Flight Operations at Etihad Airways said: “In the Year of Giving, we are delighted once more to collaborate with the Future Rehabilitation Centre on this initiative, encouraging youngsters to reach for the skies.”
Dr. Mowfaq M. A. Mustafa, Director of the Future Rehabilitation Centre, said: “Our students were all beaming when they told us of their exciting experiences at the simulator. This initiative gave our students a glimpse of what the future can provide for people who dream and work hard, which is something that we are trying to instil in them. I thank Etihad Airways and the team behind this opportunity for being so creative in its ways of supporting our mission.”
2017 was officially declared as the Year of Giving by His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE. In support of this national initiative, the airline has pledged to donate one dirham for every ticket sold in the UAE. Spreading the message of giving around the world, the airline’s Airbus A380 can be seen sporting the Year of Giving logo.