10 Requirements To Be A Flight Attendant For The BIG Three

Get Ready To Become A Flight Attendant for the BIG THREE Pretty much everyone from this part of the world wants to work for the Big 3 (Etihad, Emirates and Qatar). These are undeniably the GIANTS of the Gulf region. And who would be crazy enough not to want to wear those glorious looking uniforms […]

How To Make Your Cabin Crew Application Stand Out

Give Your Cabin Crew Application The “X” Factor Every day thousands and thousands of people apply for cabin crew positions worldwide. It is in your best interest to try make your application stand out from the rest. “Recruiters spend an average of only 4 – 6 seconds reviewing your resume” – The Ladders   Take […]

Airline Job Scams-8 Signs To Help You Identify Them

Scams scams scams. Why are people so heartless? Lately, we have been receiving reports of many aviation enthusiasts who have been swindled over the internet by scammers who are pretending to represent some certain airlines.The latest story about a girl called Lesedi* almost brought tears to my eyes. Out of desperation for a Flight Attendant`s […]

4 Questions To Ask Yourself After An Unsuccessful Airline Job Interview

If you are like me and you have been rejected a million times by airlines, then you need to read the following. Have you been recently hit by that common sentence of doom “we regret to inform you that….”? First things first – you need to cheer up. What is currently looking like a failure can […]

Fly Dubai Accident – Reflections About Death

I never thought about death until…. I never in my wildest dreams thought that one day I would find myself writing about death. Occasionally, of course, I do write about aviation accidents and the many lives that they claim, but I only do that from an academic perspective. I’m one of those people who does […]

She Lied To Me

Lies lies lies…. I will always remember that day, 6 June 2008.I was flying as a passenger from Harare to Bulawayo. The Flight Attendants looked awesome in their uniforms…I really adored them. Without hesitation I asked the lead Flight Attendant: “Ms, I really admire your job. If I also want to become a Flight Attendant […]

You Should See The Back of My Pants!

A plane was taking off from Kennedy Airport. After it reached a comfortable cruising altitude, the captain made an announcement over the intercom, “Ladies and gentlemen, this is your captain speaking. Welcome to Flight Number 293, nonstop from New York to Los Angeles. The weather ahead is good and, therefore, we should have a smooth […]

Did We Land or…?

An airline pilot wrote that on this particular flight he had hammered his ship into the runway really hard. The airline had a policy which required the first officer to stand at the door while the Passengers exited, smile, and give them a “Thanks for flying our airline.” He said that, in light of his […]