MANILA — TV host Kim Atienza is a proud father after his son Jose earned his stripes as a pilot.
On Instagram, the “Matanglawin” host more popularly known as Kuya Kim shared snaps of Jose finishing his first solo flight.
Jose, the eldest of Atienza’s three children, is a student pilot at the Leading Edge International Aviation Academy in La Union.
“Congratulations on your wings my PILOT Jose!” Atienza wrote on Monday. “Mama and I are so proud of you! You are truly a blessing. Always remember THE pilot, the source of all, as you fly His great skies! I love you dear dear son! Praise Jesus for you!”
In a separate post showing a comparison of Jose in his younger years and today, wearing his pilot uniform, Atienza went on: “I’m still stoked. My little boy is now a pilot. Sorry for the humblebrag friends but papa just can’t help it. Love you Jose!”