Badass Dutch king has secretly been an airline pilot for 21 years
Being a monarch is tough — all the responsibilities and socializing stuff — but one particular king found the time cultivate a secret, part-time job … for 21 years.
Willem-Alexander, the king of the Netherlands, just revealed that he has flown twice a month for two decades as KLM co-pilot while his passengers were in the dark.
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In an interview with newspaper De Telegraaf, Willem-Alexander, 50, calls flying a “hobby” that lets him leave his royal duties on the ground and fully focus on something else.
“You have an aircraft, passengers and