Articles featuring On a Wing and a Prayer
When Pursuing Happiness Means Taking to the Skies
"If there’s any justice in the world, 'On a Wing and a Prayer' will not only increase understanding of Muslim values, it will also drum up some business for Bellingham Aero."
His dreams soar despite the distrust
"Which is why Monem Salam had to do it. Well, proving a point wasn't the sole reason. Salam has dreamed of being a pilot since he was a boy in Pakistan. He was drawn to Bellingham Airport by the same force as everyone in his beginner's class. He wanted to touch the sky."
Film chronicles local Muslim man’s quest for pilot’s license
"The grown son of a commercial airline pilot yearns to fly, too, but when he decides to try for a private pilot’s license, friends wonder if he’ll land on the government’s 'no-fly' list."
On a Wing and a Prayer–An American Muslim Learns to Fly
"The film tells an emotionally uplifting story about the fears, hopes, and aspirations of a Muslim man and his family attempting to achieve their simple, yet increasingly challenging, dreams."
Articles featuring Monem Salam
Monem Salam, the lead character of On a Wing and a Prayer, has also been featured in many major publications: