26-year-old Captain Kuol Biar becomes youngest pilot in South Sudan after he successfully completed his studiesat Abyssinian Flight Service, Pilot training school in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
He met with President Salva Kiir Mayardit, Vice President James Wani Igga, Presidential advisor on security last year in Addis Ababa.
President congratulated & advised young pilot to keep pushing to inspire other youths in South Sudan.
Not only did he meet President Kiir as the only South Sudanese pilot, he was among other South Sudanese pilots who are doing aviation in Ethiopia.
According to source in that meeting, President Kiir was very happy and offered to help South Sudanese who are doing aviation in Ethiopia.
Captian Kuol flies World Food Program planes in South Sudan, delivering food aid to South Sudanese communities.