Flight Attendants

10 flight attendants reveal what they always have in their carry-ons

Flight attendants and crew members are packing magicians. With hectic, unpredictable schedules that often times require flying around the world and back across the span of <i>days</i>, they have perfected what gives even the most seasoned travelers a headache: the art packing efficiently.<p>"Airline crews …

Athletic Apparel

Lufthansa, Laudamotion court proceedings to start in November

BERLIN (Reuters) - A court in Britain will start proceedings on Nov. 19 in a case between Lufthansa and Laudamotion over leasing contracts, Lufthansa said on Friday.<p>*Lufthansa wants to end a contract to lease planes to rival Laudamotion, claiming that the Austrian carrier has failed to meet payments<p>…

Lufthansa

Flight attendant suicide case: Friend claims deceased was mulling divorce

In the last two months, Anissia had made up her mind to move out, had even consulted a divorce lawyer and was talking to real-estate agents and …

Real Estate

Flight Attendant Demonstrates Proper Technique For Eating Fellow Passenger In Event Of Crash

ATLANTA—As an audio recording provided clear instructions on the procedure during pre-flight safety announcements, a flight attendant for Delta …

Humor

Enraged United Airlines passenger delays flight to Newark for 5 hours

The passenger refused to check an oversized bag when she got on board in Indianapolis

Flying

Flight attendant suicide case: ‘Anissia’s father had complained about her in-laws last month’

The court hearing is currently underway. Anissia's parents have alleged that her husband used to physically abuse her.<p>By: | New Delhi |<p>No-confidence …

Rahul Gandhi

United flight attendants to earn $100 per credit card sold

1 hour ago<p>Starting in September, United Airlines passengers will be hearing a new sales pitch from the carrier’s flight crews, who will try to sign …

Credit Cards

Plane passenger who wanted bacon sandwich fined $300 for harassing crew members

- A plane passenger has been ordered to pay a $300 fine for yelling at cabin crew after being denied a bacon sandwich.<p>Ronald James, 68, allegedly …

Cabin Crew

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1. The best snacks to bring on a plane, according to a flight attendant.<p>2. What to do when your boss is not on your side.<p>3. The ‘glammas’ or …

Sex and the City

Video Of Struggling Passenger Putting Luggage In Overhead Compartment Incorrectly Goes Viral

<b>Follow CBSPHILLY</b> Facebook TwitterPHILADELPHIA (CBS) – A video of a passenger on a plane struggling with a piece of luggage has gone viral.<b>Kentucky</b> …

Luggage

Flight Attendant Has To Help Man Trying To Jam Bag Into Overhead Bin Square Peg In A Round Hole Style

This is a short video of a flight attendant coming to the rescue of a man who's determined to smash his carry-on luggage into the overhead bin with …

Flying

Husband arrested in flight attendant’s suicide case

The husband of a 39-year-old flight attendant who allegedly jumped from the terrace of her house on July 13, was arrested on Monday evening, the …

Crime

Husband drove Delhi air hostess to suicide, family claims

The family of a 39-year-old flight attendant, who allegedly committed suicide on June 13, has raised fears that the police investigation into her …

Flight Attendants

Delhi: Female flight attendant commits suicide in Hauz Khas

<b>New Delhi, July 15:</b> A female flight attendant allegedly committed suicide after jumping from the terrace of her residence in South Delhi's Hauz Khas, …

Airlines

Flight Attendant Shares What To Avoid Eating On A Flight!

18 hours ago<p>Most of us aren’t lucky enough to travel in first class, so we’ve learned not to expect much from in-flight dining, but according to a …

Cabin Crew

Flight crew uses oxygen mask to save dog mid-flight

A 3-year-old French Bulldog named Darcy showed signs of hypoxia and trouble breathing when flight attendant Renaud Spencer used an oxygen mask to get …

Oxygen

Passengers Kicked Off Plane for Dispute Over Woman’s Phone. Flight Attendant Said It Wasn't on Airplane Mode

A passenger on a Delta Airline flight claims that she and three other adults were ejected from the plane due to a dispute with a flight attendant …

Aviation

Malaysia Airlines Flight Attendant Caught Smuggling $1.4 Million of Heroin

A flight attendant was arrested in Melbourne, Australia, after allegedly attempting to smuggle $1.4 million of heroin into the country.<p>The Herald Sun …

Travel

Malaysia Airlines flight attendant, 33, 'is caught smuggling $1.4million of heroin into Australia after he was spotted behaving suspiciously'

• <b>A flight attendant was caught smuggling $1.4million of heroin into Australia</b>• <b><br>The 33-year-old allegedly imported 3.5kg of heroin on a commercial</b> …

Malaysia Airlines

Woman Claims Flight Attendant Kicked Her Off Flight in Airplane Mode Dispute

A flight attendant on a SkyWest Airlines flight reportedly kicked 5 passengers off a plane Wednesday after getting into a row over the airplane mode …

Flying

Delta Passenger Claims She Was Kicked Off Flight Over Airplane Mode Dispute

A passenger, along with others who defended her, was kicked off a Delta Air Lines flight by a flight attendant over a dispute about whether her phone …

Flying

Flight Attendant Accused of Racism For Asking Black Woman To Turn Off Phone

1 day ago<p><b>A Delta Flight Attendant has been accused of racism for asking a black lady not to use her cellphone during takeoff.</b><p>Walton And Johnson<p>Want …

Women of Color

Passengers booted from flight over ‘airplane mode’ dispute

A SkyWest flight attendant booted five passengers — including a child — from a flight after a dispute over whether one woman’s phone was in airplane …

Flying

Passengers Kicked Off Delta After Woman Sasses Crew Who Insisted She Put Phone in Airplane Mode

Four passengers were kicked off of Saturday's Delta flight DL4527 from Fort Wayne to Atlanta as a result of a flight attendant and passenger arguing …

Flying

Delta Flight Attendant ‘Unfairly’ Kicks 4 People Off Plane

According to the Instagram post, the flight attendant, who has not been identified, confronted DJ Reborn before the flight because she wanted to make …

Airlines

South African Airways flight attendant faces life in jail for smuggling six kilograms of cocaine into Australia using hollowed-out books

• <b>Priya Govender pleaded guilty on Thursday to smuggling cocaine into Australia</b>• <b><br>She was working on a flight from Johannesburg to Perth when she was</b> …

South Africa

This flight attendant donated a kidney to his co-worker

When Newark flight attendant Jair Ripoll needed a kidney transplant, he found a familiar face there to offer him one.

Airlines

American Airlines Flight Attendant Falls Ill

An American Airlines flight from DFW International Airport was diverted Tuesday evening after a flight attendant became ill on board, the airline …

American Airlines

American Airlines plane from D-FW makes emergency landing after flight attendant falls ill

An American Airlines flight from DFW International Airport was diverted Tuesday evening after a flight attendant became ill on board, the airline …

Flying

United Airlines Staff Appalled at Story of Flight Attendant Who Kept His Headphones On (Yes, While Serving Drinks in First Class)

It only takes one or two employees to give you a bad name.<p><i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>It didn't begin well.<p>Here was a premium United Airlines passenger ordering an old-fashioned.<p>And there was the flight attendant claiming …

Money