Should you tip your flight attendant? For such a commonly asked question, the answer is anything but simple. Tippers argue that at a time when service and amenities are on the decline, a standout crew member deserves a dollar bill or two. But there are more effective ways of acknowledging […]

Should you tip your flight attendant?

EasyJet has denied claims that, ahead of a flight from Malaga to Bristol, one of its pilots told passengers there was a “50/50” chance both its engines would work, before asking them for a “show of hands” to decide whether they should take off or stay put. According to Gloucestershire Live the […]

The world’s scariest (real) in-flight announcements

Cabin crew is not paid to just smile at you and bring you meals. Apart from pouring your drinks, the flight attendants have a bigger role to play than you can imagine. They are literally the most important safety feature inside an aircraft. They are trained in strict protocols because […]

7 Times Flight Attendants Went Beyond The Call Of Duty ...

Source: Celebrities have been known to be diva’s both on and off set. Adele, in 2016, demanded the hotel staff drive 140 miles away to her favorite pizzeria at 11 p.m to bring back pizza to the hotel. Not only did the staff do it, but by the time […]

A New Application Reveals The Most Crazy In-Flight Requests From ...

THE 1950 and 1960s have become known as the “Golden Age” of flying. It was a time of glamorous air hostesses and gourmet meals, and of great leg room for all. But taking to the air back then had its downsides. For a start it was much more dangerous, and […]

What flying was like in the 1950s and 1960s compared ...

Four year old Malaysian airline Malindo Air requires potential flight attendants to disrobe in their interviews. Malindo aircraft takes off at Kota Kinabalu , Copyright: rumandawi / 123RF Stock Photo According to the airline’s director of public relations, “It is the right of the employer to request potential flight attendants […]

Airline Requires Women to Remove Their Tops For Flight Attendant ...

A French woman successfully gave birth mid-flight with the help of the cabin crew on a Turkish Airlines flight on Friday as the aircraft was on its way from Conakry to Istanbul. Guinean Diaby Nafi, who holds French citizenship, started having labor pain shortly after the flight took off from […]

Baby girl born mid-air on Turkish Airlines flight to Istanbul

With US and UK authorities announcing a ban on iPads and other large electronic devices on flights to the Middle East, we recall what else was once permitted at 35,000 feet. 1. Smoke A couple enjoys cocktails in the smoking lounge of a plane in London during the 1930s. Photo: […]

The 16 shocking things you used to be allowed to ...

Some of these items are ingenious! ESTEND61 VIA GETTY IMAGES Flight attendants have crazy schedules that can require back-to-back, multi-day trips with limited room for luggage. As a result, they’re known for having some of the most expertly packed carry-on bags in the sky. These airline employees somehow manage to fit their entire lives […]

Flight Attendants Reveal What’s Really In Their Carry-On Bags

james Reid was last seen in St Mary’s Street in Edinburgh at around 3pm on Wednesday Police are searching for a missing Northern Irish man who did not catch his flight from Edinburgh back to Belfast. James Reid, 27, was in the city for work and was supposed to leave […]

Police search for man who failed to catch flight