Celebrating Success Series #5: Peninah Wanjiru Karanja, the pilot in command

By Elkanah Nyauma


Today, we introduce Peninah Wanjiru Karanja — the pilot in command.

Peninah Wanjiru Karanja is an experienced captain with a demonstrated history of working in the airlines/aviation industry. She is skilled in Aviation Security, Air Charter, Aircraft Maintenance, Airlines, and Flight Safety. Peninah, a woman with a strong operations professional graduated from 43 Air School.

With women comprising 43% of our talented workforce, we continue to strive for a world that is gender equal. (Kenya Airways).


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