Flight attendant Caroline Bright was kicking off her last shift of the day when she realized one of the pilots on board reminded her of someone.
"Upon entering the plane the [flight attendant] at the door greeted us with a banana in hand and mouth." Continue reading How You Know Your American Airlines Flight Attendant is Happy to See You...
American Airlines sends out surveys to about 12% of passengers after their flights, and they get a 10% response rate -- or about 90,000 surveys back each month. That way they can compare their performance month-over-month. To compare...Show More Summary
"If someone grabs my butt or pulls me onto their lap, I tell them to knock it off and keep going.”
At the forward door I was greeted by two friendly flight attendants, who verified my boarding pass and pointed me towards the far aisle. One interesting note about the flight attendants -- at first I thought the male flight attendants...Show More Summary
After chatting with a disgruntled crew on a recent flight, I learned that the flight attendants were only on a 9 hour layover staying at an airport Holiday Inn, whereas the pilots were staying downtown that evening in a more upscale property. Show More Summary
On flights that offer inflight entertainment we usually get a safety video. It's choreographed, sometimes a little bit funny, but most of the time ultimately corporate. In part because of the fun corporate culture, in part because there's...Show More Summary
United's online store now stocks Polaris items. So now flight attendants won't have to monitor passengers stealing all the amenities, and can just direct folks to United's online shop instead. Say that United's rollout of new seats has been slow. Show More Summary
Employees rank Delta Air Lines as one of the best places to work. Delta flight attendants, who consider the job extremely gratifying, say that it can also be difficult and competitive. Danny Elkins, who's been a flight attendant with...Show More Summary
Dang it, this never happens to us when we go to Disneyland! LOLz! Star Wars fans were shocked while going on the Star Tours ride recently, when their "flight attendant" told them one more passenger was coming aboard — and Mark Hamill popped in! Related: Disney Announces ALL NEW Star Wars Trilogy! The OG star, who will finally [...]
The Delta employee, known only as Jim with a 'Y', was filmed rapping the briefing at Montgomery Regional Airport, Alabama, earlier this month.
If there's even an ounce of truth to this story, then this is just terrible. The union representing Air France's flight attendants is claiming that some Air France flight attendants were detained in Buenos Aires for up to six hours for...Show More Summary
The fun staff at Southwest Airlines are at it again! This flight attendant's cheeky pre-flight safety presentation will make you pay full attention.
A United Airlines flight attendant is suing her employer, claiming United violated federal disability laws in refusing to allow her to wear doctor-recommended footwear to ease chronic pain. United claims she has been given permission to wear the footwear. Show More Summary
Should you change seats if asked by a flight attendant? What about another passenger? What if you PAID for THAT seat "upgrade"? Continue reading ? The post Should you change seats if asked by a flight attendant? What about another passenger? What if you PAID for THAT seat “upgrade”? appeared first on Renés Points.
The passenger apparently ate what he wanted and decided he wanted to read without his meal tray in the way. I think what impresses me most about this incident is that he dropped this on the ground but his cup of water is still full. It's a miracle of modern physics. Continue reading Man Dumps Food in the Aisle Instead of Waiting for Flight Attendant to Pick Up Tray...
Martini Review of the Week: It’s Saturday and it’s time for the Martini Review of the Week. Take a look at this week’s top news, deals, and reviews below. See how many of these 15 Hidden Airplane features you know, including hidden handcuffs, secret sleeping compartments, surveillance cameras, and more. Show More Summary
While I was in Singapore for the unveiling of Singapore Airlines new cabin products I visited the carrier's training facility. I've had better crews on Singapore and some less good crews on Singapore but on average I find their service to the best in the industry -- high level, precise, and mostly consistent. Show More Summary
We asked flight attendants to name things passengers can do to make their jobs a little easier.
If you’ve been a flight attendant for 60 years, you can apparently get your groove on at your very own Diamond Jubilee. Buzz60's Nathan Rousseau Smith (@fantasticmrnate) has more.