From LGBT Archive
 is a helicopter pilot in the Royal Air Force.
She was outed as trans in the Daily Mail, but used the publicity to promote the cause of trans people.
- The decorated RAF officer is Britain's first out transgender military pilot and used the publicity after a red-top paper outed her to highlight trans issues. Holdom is the trans rep in the RAF Freedom Network, has worked with All About Trans and is on Stonewall's trans advisory group."
- http://attitude.co.uk/attitude-pride-award-winner-trans-raf-pilot-ayla-holdom/ Attitude Pride Award Winner: Trans RAF Pilot Ayla Holdom", Attitude, 30 May 2016
- http://www.independent.co.uk/news/people/therainbowlist/rainbow-list-2015-1-to-101-a6731391.html Sarah Morrison, Rainbow List 2015. Independent on Sunday, 15 November 2015