Biman added the new aircraft to its fleet on August 19
Munzarin Raian is becoming Bangladesh’s first female first officer (FO) to operate the, “Akash Beena,” Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner.
“Congratulations to Munzarin Raian from BAH as the first Bangladeshi and the first woman in the right seat of the Biman Dreamliner,” said the Bangladesh Aviation Hub’s (BAH) Facebook page.
In her Facebook status posted on September 21, Munzarin said she started her journey as the first officer of the Boeing 787.
Biman's public relations officer could not be reached over phone despite several attempts.
Munzarin joined Biman Bangladesh Airlines in 2011.
She completed a course at Bangladesh Flying Academy and General Aviation Limited.
She finished her graduation in finance and accounting from North South University.
Earlier on September 5, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina inaugurated the maiden flight of the country's first Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport.
Biman added the new aircraft to its fleet on August 19.