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Dutch King Reveals He Has Been a First Officer for KLM for 21 YearsKing Willem-Alexander, 50, said he has ended his role as a regular First Officer after 21 years on KLM's fleet of Fokker 70 planes. He will now retrain to fly Boeing 737s as the Fokkers are being phased out of service. (dailym.ai) More...
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I think it's cool that the King got to do what he loves, but is flying twice a month sufficient to maintain proficiency? And, now that the news is out more widely, wouldn't his continued role as a co-pilot make his flights a target?
A target for what?
Not if he gets his 3 takeoffs or landings within a 90-day period. Or whatever the EASA equivalent is.
It's good to be the king!
It's nice to have some Fun News these days.
well done King , keep on flying !