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For the perpetually cold people out there, true misery is being stuck on an airplane, shivering and praying that your toes are still attached to your feet. When you ask an unsympathetic flight attendant if they could adjust the cabin temperature, your speech is slurry—a sign of hypothermia. Read more...
Greece; Puerto Rico; JPM cyber security; "I had sex in the cockpit: A flight attendant’s confessions"; and more.
The German airline has made significant progress in its wage talks with flight attendants. ||| Frankfurt - Talks to resolve a pay dispute at German airline Lufthansa have made enough progress to lift the threat of any immediate work stoppages, flight attendants' union UFO said early on Tuesday. Show More Summary
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Talks to resolve a pay dispute at German airline Lufthansa have stalled and a resolution is still not in sight, German flight attendants' union UFO said on Monday. Union chief Nicoley Baublies said he had received a message from Lufthansa's chief executive Carsten Spohr late on Monday, urging him to get back in touch. Show More Summary
This weekend, I attended the Centennial Institute of Colorado Christian University’s annual Western Conservative Summit in Denver. The red-eye flight on Saturday night to D.C. gave me plenty of time to sort my impressions before appearing...Show More Summary
Wisconsin’s men’s basketball program and its fans likely won’t ever forget the Badgers’ victory against Kentucky in this past season’s Final Four. The same can probably be said about the Wildcats and their fan base about their devastating loss. A flight attendant/Kentucky fan hasn’t forgotten about it, anyway. Show More Summary
Wisconsin Badgers forward Vitto Brown had an odd exchange with a flight attendant on Sunday, who happened to be a Kentucky grad.
I was a flight attendant and he was a pilot. Finally, it got embarrassing that we hadn't yet done it in the sky
Idris Elba rocks a pair of sunglasses while arriving for a departing flight at LAX Airport on Thursday (June 25) in Los Angeles. The 42-year-old actor was flying to England, where he will be attending the Glastonbury Festival this weekend. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Idris Elba “@GlastoFest I’m coming for you! I’m [...]
Brian Finke has compiled detailed looks at flight attendants (at a time when that term was more acceptable), football cheerleaders and U.S. Marshals. Up next is a tribute to the women who appear in rap music videos, often as eye candy. Finke...Show More Summary
Google is a beautiful thing. Heck, people finding my blog on Google is a large part of how I make a living. People mostly find the blog for airline/hotel related stuff, though there are some other odd topics on which I get a surprising amount of traffic/questions. Show More Summary
Four flight attendants sued the Boeing Company on Tuesday, alleging that crew and passengers are sometimes exposed to toxic fumes in airplane cabins that can lead to devastating health problems. All Boeing commercial jets—with the exception...Show More Summary
At the end of April I headed to Atlanta to attend the Freddie Awards which took place at the amazing Delta Flight Museum. During my visit I also took part in a couple of other frequent flyer events including the Delta Jet Drag. Prior...Show More Summary
We imagine that working as a flight attendant can be a difficult job: serving hundreds of passengers each flight, traipsing from one city to another, and ensuring that the cabin of the aircraft is equipped and prepared for all situations. One thing these crew members shouldn’t have to worry about: working in an environment with toxic fumes. But that’s apparently … [More]
Boeing has a dirty little secret, four flight attendants claim.
In years past, the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) has singled out particular occupations for closer scrutiny come tax time: in 2011 it included carpenters and flight attendants, in 2013 it was sales and marketing managers. But no such luck this time around: the ATO says it is looking at everyone to make sure deductions are appropriate. More »
"I felt like I might die," said one of the flight attendants who is suing the airplane maker
Four flight attendants have filed a lawsuit against Boeing Co. because of "devastating health effects" from what they contend were toxic fumes that leaked into a 2013 flight.
If El Al gets its way, flight attendants may soon be serving passengers from an even higher altitude. According to CBS News, the Israeli airline now wants female attendants to wear high heels throughout the boarding process. Formerly, the rules encouraged high heels at the airport but deemed flats fine for on-board wear.