Ernest Umerov is originally from Ukraine, raised in New York. He started college pursuing a degree in the medical field but decided that it wasn’t for him. During his childhood, he always loved to travel and really loved airports, planes, and all the beautiful places an airplane can take you. With each flight, he realized more and more that becoming a pilot would fulfill his dreams. After thinking about his future and what he’s really passionate about. he decided to pursue his dream of becoming a professional airline pilot. Ernest recently moved to Florida to pursue his aviation career and enjoys the warm weather and laid-back environment Florida has to offer. During his free time, he likes to go to the gym and play soccer. He is also learning how to surf. Ernest really believes that if you work hard you can accomplish anything that you want.