The little boy has always been fascinated by planes and aviation and dreams of one day becoming a Captain of an A380 Airbus.
Amer captured the world’s attention at just 5 years and 11 months old when a video shared on Facebook went viral with more than 30 million views as he was on board on an Etihad Airways aircraft from Morocco to Abu Dhabi.
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On board, Etihad Airways says the cabin crew noticed that the boy clearly wanted to fly the plane and was passionate about aircraft. They decided to create the opportunity of a lifetime for Amer, by inviting him into the cockpit.