Her Heighness Princess Basmah Hamzah
Aerobatic and Glider Pilot
First female licensed glider pilot in Jordan.
First Arab female licensed aerobatic pilot.
Previously Flight Instructor.
Her Heighness Princess Basmah Hamzah was Jordan's first female pilot to obtain a basic aerobatics certificate. She met Prince Hamzah at the Dubai Air Show in November 2011 and became Princess Basmah in January 2012, after she wed Prince Hamzah of Jordan’s Hashemite royal family. Hamzah is the son of the late King Hussein and his American-born wife, Queen Noor, and is half-brother to King Abdullah of Jordan.