Abdulhakim Altamimi took his first flight lesson in December of 1980. Since that date he developed a loving relationship with aviation.
He spent his adult life around airplanes. He is type rated and experienced on variety of airplanes including, MU2, Turbo Commander, Learjet 24/25/35/55, HS-125-800/600/1A, BAC 1-11, Gulfstream II/III/IV, Airbus A318/319/320.
Abdulhakim rose through the ranks in private, commercial and royal flight departments to serve as Chief Pilot, Director of Flight Operations, Managing Director and finally the Minister in charge of aviation in his home country of Saudi Arabia from 2017- 2019.