Airline Captain

Experienced Captain B747-400 with a Grand Total flight time of more then +10000 hours of which +5700 hours PIC. Excellent Training and Safety track record, with a demonstrated history of working in the global airlines/aviation industry. Skills in Flight-Safety, Air Cargo, ACMI, VVIP & Special OPS, Passenger Airlines and Commercial Aviation.

A mile of highway will take you a mile, a mile of runway will take you anywhere. Arjen Dekker, B747-400 Captain, EASA ATPL, aviation specialist, worldwide flying experience, Air Cargo/Air Freight, Passenger Transport, ACMI operations, Longhaul heavy jet, medium-range jet, special (military) OPS, private and executive business jet flights.

I, Arjen Dekker, am a passionate aviator who began my flying journey at the young age of 15. I am proud to hold an EASA Airline Transport Pilot License (ATPL) and am an aviation specialist and professional commander with outstanding leadership skills. I possess extensive worldwide flying experience in commercial aviation. Throughout my flying career, I specialized in Air Cargo/Air Freight, Passenger Transport, and ACMI operations in prominent and well-established airlines based in Europe and the Middle East. Whether it is Longhaul heavy jet, medium-range jet, special (military / humanitarian) OPS or VVIP and executive business jet flights, "you name it... I fly it, anywhere, anytime!".

My Flying Hours

Aircraft Type


Total Time


PICPilot in Command


SICSecond in Command


Multi Engine


Multi Pilot



PIC B747-400





Piston Airplanes



ICAO Language Proficiency Endorsement Lvl. 6 LPE 6
Multi-Crew Cooperation MCC
Upset Prevention and Recovery Training UPRT
CAT III Low Visibility Procedures LVP
North Atlantic Airspace Operations NAT HLA MNPS
Performance Based Navigation PBN
IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations DGR
Emergency And Safety Equipment Training ESET
Right-hand Seat Qualification RHS
Fully Vaccinated, including Covid-19 Vaccination

University Degree

Mechanical Engineer in Applied Sciences with B-Eng (Ing.) degree which focuses on the design, manufacture and maintenance of products, equipment, machines and installations and at the control of manufacturing processes.

Business Person

Owner of multiple successful websites. Programmer and designer of fresh, innovative, creative and minimalistic websites with an inspirational website design. I develop websites that appeal to search engines using lean code which benefits Search Engine Optimization (SEO).

Multilingual Global Citizen

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