While on board a Southwest Airlines flight from Los Angeles to Albuquerque, Jack Jordan suffered a massive heart attack, which rallied passengers on the flight to give the man CPR. While others gathered to a help, a flight attendant allegedly said the heart defibrillator couldn't be used because the man's chest was too hairy. Read more...
When we learned that a group of writers were trying to raise ~$15,000 to cover expenses (for flights, childcare, hotel, and more) so that they might attend the WU Un-Conference, we were more than happy to help spread the word of their initiatives. Show More Summary
A Southwest Airlines flight attendant allegedly held off using a defibrillator on a dying New Mexico man because of his hairy chest, his widow claims.
John Mayer rocks jeans and a black blazer for a flight from LAX Airport on Friday afternoon (August 29) in Los Angeles. The night before, the 36-year-old singer attended the Ed Sheeran concert and it’s pretty obvious that he had a really great time. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of John Mayer “I’d like [...]
Earlier this week, an Australian man had his penis bitten half-off after trying to ram it down another man’s throat. Now, a guy in Ireland has been jailed for one year for humping a sleeping straight dude. Iain Fisher is a 23-year-old flight attendant who works for Ryanair, a budget airline based out of Dublin. He was out at […]
In May I wrote about Bob Reardon, the oldest active flight attendant in the world. He had just turned 90, and had been at Delta and Northwest for 63 years. Well, the following update was just posted on Facebook: The post Oldest Flight Attendant Forced To Retire appeared first on One Mile at a Time.
Flight attendants have always been service and safety professionals, but at one time they were blatantly used as sex symbols to lure customers. Stewardesses of the 1960s and ‘70s were fashion plates, and designers had a great time making them look different and striking. Show More Summary
By Al-Zaquan Amer Hamzah and Siva Govindasamy KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - As bodies from downed Flight MH17 were brought home last week, a group of Malaysia Airlines flight attendants, in black mourning headscarves contrasting with their pink and turquoise uniforms, sobbed and clung to each other in grief. Show More Summary
A passenger on a recent Malaysia Airlines flight to Paris claims that she was sexually assaulted by the chief steward. In an interview with Sunday Night, Australian Laura Bushney claimed… READ ON
by Dish Staff Noriah Daud, the mother of late co-pilot Ahmad Hakimi Hanapi, who perished aboard flight MH17 when it was shot down in eastern Ukraine, attends a burial ceremony in Putrajaya, outside Kuala Lumpur on August 22, 2014. Black-clad Malaysians paused for a minute of silence August 22 on a nationwide day of mourning […]
When it comes to flying, pilots and flight attendants are the professionals. So instead of getting one more sacred beauty item stolen at the airport (damn you, TSA!), we turned to the experts for packing tips. Our aviation panel includes two flight attendants and a female pilot, who dished on all their insider beauty tips. Show More Summary
Nine years ago, I was inspired to write a post after hearing a flight attendant give the pre-flight safety presentation, and say, “Please move from the exit rows if you are unwilling or unable to perform the necessary actions without injury.” On my most recent flight, instead of listening to the attendant, I tried to […]
Because everything is cool in Libya, right? To the horror of many in Congress, President Obama has reportedly ordered lifted the 31-year ban preventing Libyan nationals from attending flight schools and studying nuclear science in the United States. The U.S. Show More Summary
News and notes from around the interweb: I’m pretty sure I once posted a video of a flight attendant making grilled cheese sandwiches with the iron in their hotel room. What about hot dogs, hamburgers, eggs, and toasted marshmallows? (HT: Liz M.) I’d prefer to order room service. Show More Summary
A fight aboard a Saudi Arabian Airlines flight was delayed for hours after a fist fight broke out between the plane's pilot and a flight attendant, according to a report.
Pilot brawls with attendant, incident delays Saudia airline flight by 6 hours.
To the horror of many in Congress, President Obama has reportedly ordered lifted the 31-year ban preventing Libyan nationals from attending flight schools and studying nuclear science in the United States. The U.S. Department of Homeland...Show More Summary
From Flight Club: When I was making plans to attend the annual EAA AirVenture air show in Oshkosh, Wisconsin last month, I specifically planned my trip around the chance to see the famous night air show. Acrobatic pilots perform routines while shooting fireworks and sparks from their wings — and it's amazing! Read more...
A woman was sexually assaulted by a flight attendant on a Malaysian Airlines flight. Read more...