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The dawn of cinema happened just about the same time man first took flight, so it's no doubt airplanes and aviators have been a frequent theme throughout film history. Despite the case, movies, books and television series toils best when we, flight attendants can recount to them. When we can see ourselves on screen or reflect back to a similar experience, it’s nearly as if the director is telling our life story.
When I was planning to join a major airline as a cabin crew 4 years back, I had certain 'conceptions' about what my life is going to be like. The conceptions & expectations were largely affected by media's portrayal & society's perceptions. Of course I knew all of them will not hold true, but six months down the lane it hit me how wide the discrepancies between the expectations I had v/s the reality were. While some are the obvious ones, some not so much.
Exhaustion, delirium and insomnia – we’ve all struggled with jet-lag after enduring a long-haul flight.For flight attendants, this is a regular occurrence. It is not easy for us to get into a routine when traveling and when your career requires more time in transit than anything else, it’s even more challenging. But not impossible! Here are my top tips as to how flight attendants should maintain sleep cycle and beat jetlag.
Southwest Airlines, which once encouraged us to fly its "friendly skies," is now in jeopardy of becoming the air carrier that says: "Do what we say or we'll beat you up or drag you out of the plane.”
Cabin Crew have winning smiles, perfect hair and the patience of a saint. They have to deal with all sorts of passengers,from inconsiderate parents to saucy holidaymakers trying to join the mile high club . We've read enough about what cabin crew really wish passengers to do. Have you ever wondered what passengers would love from cabin crew ? we've gone out of our way to find out what that is.
There are so many places to see in the world and sometimes narrowing down which place to visit first can be quite confusing. So, let's make it a little easier and let the stars guide your way! If not for a layover, then for a holiday. Scroll away to find your ideal spot.
From runway chic to psychedelic space cadet, flight attendants have worn a staggering variety of outfits in nearly nine decades in the air. Uniforms were mandatory from the get-go, with the first flight attendants in the 1930s wearing reassuringly nurse-like kit to inspire confidence in plane passengers. Since then, uniforms over the years have woven together aviation history and vintage fashion, with female attendants regularly being at the forefront of popular imaginatio
Have you ever read a job description where traveling and meeting new people were two of the requirements? If not, you have probably never considered a career as a flight attendant. If you are looking for a job that is both fun and that compensates well, you may want to consider it. Here are perks of being a Flight Attendant.
Being Cabin Crew isn’t the healthiest job in the world, there are a lot of conflicts to deal with on a every day basis such as exhaustion, jetlag and unhealthy meals at inappropriate times. It is significant to be physically fit as the claim of working at 34,000 ft is equal to working on top of a mountain! We are also continuously lifting serious weights such as suitcases, catering boxes and meal carts. Being able to survive with stress and fatigue on a daily basis is necessary, especially as it takes the body 48 hours to pull through from just one flight, which with our schedules puts us in a constant state of limbo!
Copenhagen is not only the coolest kid on the Nordic block, but also gets constantly ranked as the happiest city in the world. The backdrop is pretty cool as well: its cobbled, bike-friendly streets are an enticing concoction of sherbet-hued town houses, craft studios and candlelit cafes. Add to this its compact size and it is possibly Europe's most seamless urban experience.The city's good looks are also intrinsically linked to the famed Danish flair for design, with its industrial-chic bar, fashion scenes and culinary revolution. Yet Copenhagen is more than just seasonal cocktails and geometric threads; a bounty of beautiful beaches, wooded parks and elegant lakes also await just minutes away.
It's finally time to announce the top 10 airlines to work for cabin crew - 2017. There has been many changes in the ranking this year & while a lot of new airlines have come up to the top 10, many have slipped out of the list. World Of Crew ran the ranking survey for almost two months and got more than 1,000 participants for the survey from over 40 airlines. However, the data for any airline was considered valid only if there were more than 20 participants.
This job is for someone who enjoys flying, is independent and can handle many different, unique situations. Those that make it past the first six months tend to have it in their blood and become what they refer to as “Lifers" and find that being a flight attendant is not as much a job as it is a lifestyle.
Being a flight attendant might have been your aspiration as a child, or even as an adult. But it's definitely not a cakewalk to live this lifestyle. However undaunted attendants look, we all have our agitations. We all love our jobs, but it does bring out certain insecurities in all of us.
Orlando, a city in central Florida, is home to more than a dozen theme parks. Chief among its claims to fame is Walt Disney World, comprised of parks like the Magic Kingdom and Epcot, as well as water parks. Another major destination, Universal Orlando, offers Universal Studios and Islands of Adventure, with the Wizarding World of Harry Potter straddling both.
Like the swans which frolic on its eponymous Alpine lake , Geneva is a rare bird. Slick, cosmopolitan and constantly perceived as the Swiss capital, the people of Switzerland's second-largest city chatter in almost every language among streets paved by gold. The headquarters of the World Trade Organization, World Health Organization, International Committee of the Red Cross, the second-largest branches of the United Nations and World Bank are here, along with the overload of luxury hotels, boutiques, jewellers, restaurants and chocolatiers accompanying them. Beneath this flawless exterior, lies a fascinating rough-cut diamond, peopled by artists and activists educated in international schools, drifters and denizens.
Toronto, the most multi culturally diverse city on the planet: over 140 languages are spoken. It's estimated that over half of Toronto's residents were born outside Canada, and despite its complex makeup, Torontonians generally get along. When the weather is fine, Toronto is a blast: a vibrant, big-time city abuzz with activity. Some of the world's finest restaurants are found here, alongside happening bars and clubs and eclectic festivals. There is a fresh international buzz about Toronto. Perhaps it's the influx of flush new residents from across the globe; or was it the Pan-Am Games that shone a spotlight on Toronto? Either way, this is a city that is waking up to its own greatness.
There are certain things which make us all unhappy or upset personally, but certain things just annoy the hell out of you. Sometimes those things are also based on our ruling sun sign. So, let's see as a flight attendant, what situations while flying put you in a bad mood on the basis of your zodiac sign.
Recently, World Of Crew conducted the 2nd survey to see the top 10 airlines to work for cabin crew 2017 - 2018 (we are yet to announce the result for that). While calculating the result what struck us the most was the discrepancy in salary of flight attendants from one airline to another. We calculated the industry average, is your airline paying you at least the average?