Qatar Airways´ Captain Ramón Íñiguez García and Copilot Antonio Godia is the first Spanish crew to be in charge of an Airbus 350-900.
Iniguez started his career in Spain in 1989 as a copilot in a Spanair´s MD80. Later he also flew a Boeing 767.
Since 1994 he took the controls as captain of an MD80 and in 2001 did the same with a Boeing 767, until Spanair was closed.
He joint Qatar Airways as captain of an A320 and today is the first Spanish captain of an A350.
Ramón Íñiguez went to USA to learn to fly after being graduated in Biology in Spain.
His passion for flying at his born-town Huesca became him pilot of cargo aircraft, general aviation and finally commercial planes in Spanair.
Based on the article “Íñiguez y Godia es la primera tripulación española en la historia en pilotar un A350-951” published in Tablondenoticias.com