my progress in building a Farrier F-85SR trimaran.
Nico Peursum, born 1966.
Occupation: airline pilot
Hobbies: Sailing, soaring and R/C model airplanes
- MTS 'Anthony Fokker' - Aircraft maintenance training college
- HTS vliegtuigbouw - Polytechnic Aeronautical engineering
- LUOS - Officer school Royal Netherlands Air Force
- Rijksluchtvaartschool - Dutch government sponsored flight school
Why the name Nyker?
Nyker is a waypoint in one of the departures of Schiphol. During flighttraining on the 'rijksluchtvaartschool' it became my nickname as a corruption of my first name. After that it kind of stuck to me.
I'm a pilot with Martinair since 1994. The company was included into KLM in 2014.
1994 - 1998 Copilot 767
1998 - 2003 Copilot 747-200
2003 - 2007 Captain A320
2007 - 2016 Captain MD11
2016 - Captain 747-400