Flight attendants are often seen by passengers as little more than sky waitresses. However their duties go far beyond serving you a drink and some pretzels. Today, we take a look at why the triumphs and tragedies of flight attendants shouldn’t be overlooked in airliner accidents.
Hong Kong’s Cathay Pacific on Tuesday asked its cabin crew to volunteer for early retirement as part of its cost-cutting measures.
In the spirit of the Bad Lip Reading series, someone has created a hilarious remix of Delta’s classic preflight safety video.
A Republic Airways flight attendant and a Philadelphia cop are both in trouble after an incident with a loaded gun at Philadelphia Airport.
“Some sort of nerve agent” was detectd on a Southwest jet after a flight attendant got sick on a flight to Baltimore, according to a report.
American Airlines has announced that it will once again serve complimentary alcohol on most international flights.
Colgan Air has been assessed $1,892,000 in penalties by the Federal Aviation Administration for operating flights staffed by flight attendants who were not properly trained in the operation of the planes’ cabin fire extinguisher system.
Final launch of the Mercury program, the world’s first flight attendant is hired, Britain makes its first bombing runs over Germany, Mickey Mouse debuts in Plane Crazy, and more…