Air Vice Marshal (AVM) M Mafidur Rahman was born in 1964. He joined Bangladesh Air Force (BAF) in 1983 and was commissioned in 1985 from BAF Academy in General Duties (Pilot) branch.
He attended a number of professional courses both in home and abroad including Basic and Advance Flying Training course and Command and Air Staff Course in Indonesia; Armed Forces War Course from National Defence College, Mirpur, Dhaka; and National War Course in USA.
He obtained his Master’s Degree in National Security Strategy from National Defence University, Washington DC, USA.
AVM Rahman served in various command, instructional and staff appointments in different flying Squadrons, Wings, Bases and Air Headquarters.
AVM Rahman is an experienced UN Peacekeeper. He is also a fighter pilot.
AVM Rahman is married to Sharmin Sultana and is a proud father of twin daughters—Mayisha and Ramisa.