As a Starbucks Corporate Flight Attendant, you represent the pride and professionalism of the Starbucks Coffee Company brand and partners around the world. The Corporate Flight Attendant is one of the Company’s most visible representatives to the passengers and serves as a Starbucks ambassador both at home and abroad. (more…)
Singapore Airlines offers voluntary no-pay leave for Cabin Crew
Singapore Airlines (SIA) is offering a scheme for its cabin crew to go on voluntary no-pay leave (VNPL) for three months starting from September to address a “temporary crew surplus situation”.
In an emailed statement on Thursday night (Aug 3), SIA confirmed that it is rolling out the voluntary scheme to its 8,200 cabin crew. (more…)
Skytrax 2017 Best Cabin Staff Award
June, 2nd 2017, Skytrax presented the winners of its Skytrax 2017 World Airline Awards at the Paris Air Show 2017. The Doha based carrier, Qatar Airways won the World’s Best Airline which was held by its neighbouring Dubai based carrier, Emirates.
Overall, airlines from Asia dominate the elite end of Skytrax’s rankings — taking nine of the top 10 spots. At the same time, no US airline cracked the top 30. Delta got the closest to the top with a 32nd place finish. (more…)
Air France A380 loses three tyres after safely landing at Mexico City
An Air France A380, registration F-HPJA from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Mexico City, had three tyres deflated after safely landing on Mexico City’s runway 05R on June 14th 2017, reported The Aviation Herald.
Fight AF179 was cancelled due to lack of spare tyres at MEX and both passengers and flight crew layover time was extended. Flight AF179A departed at 01:29am CDT on June 16th after being on ground for more than 33 hours.
An investigation is ongoing to determine the possible cause of the incident.
Dirty Secrets You Should Know About Hotel Beds
Via Tiphero – My grandparents, who loved to take regular overnight trips to Atlantic City for a little gambling, used to earn free hotel stays all the time. I always wondered why they packed so much for such a short drive until one day my grandmother told me they packed their own towels and sheets. Being a little kid, at first I dismissed it as just being something that older people did. But then I asked why they didn’t just use what was in the hotel room. “Nooooooooo honey, I wouldn’t sleep on those sheets if you paid me,” was the answer she gave me. I completely understand why now, and after watching this video, you will too. Yuck! (more…)
Flight Attendant supervisor fired for sleeping on flight
An inflight supervisor was fired after two flight attendants allegedly took a photograph of their colleague sleeping on a seat during their flight from Abu Dhabi to Johannesburg. (more…)
JetBlue hiring experienced Flight Attendant for Lead Position
Voyageur Airways hiring Flight Attendants for overseas fleet
Voyageur Airways is currently hiring qualified individuals to fill openings for their overseas fleet. The successful candidate will be domiciled overseas at their current bases located throughout Africa on a typical rotation pattern of 8 weeks in / 8 weeks out. Opportunities may also include some domestic charters if applicable.
Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air receive $100 million in bonuses
SEATTLE, /PRNewswire/ — Employees of Alaska Air Group companies Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air are receiving $100 million in bonuses today, following Wednesday’s record fourth quarter and record full-year earnings announcement. For most employees, this equates to more than 8 percent of their annual pay in 2016.
Air Berlin flight diverted to Daytona Beach airport due to smoke in cockpit
Air Berlin flight 7416 flying from Dusseldorf, Germany to Cancun, Mexico made an emergency landing due to smoke in the cockpit. (more…)