In essence, the more days a flight attendant
worked during the strike, the more days of double pay they would receive.
Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA) has announced Air Wisconsin flight attendants
have today voted 99 percent to authorize a strike, the company said.
A photo of the flight attendant
was shared on Facebook last Aug.
A survey of more than 3,500 flight attendants
from 29 airlines in the US found that 35% of flight attendants
say they have experienced verbal harassment, with 18% saying they have been physically abused by passengers over the last year.
In video Kintner posted to Facebook Friday, the flight attendant
could be seen putting his own spin on safety guidelines while another flight attendant
read the safety checklist.
Chicago-bound Flight 2332 had departed the gate at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport this morning and was preparing for takeoff when, according to a law enforcement officer, a female flight attendant
began talking on the plane's public address system about mechanical problems.
Angry flight attendants
have demanded that a popular new Thai soap opera about airlines be cancelled because it portrays them as immoral.
She asked them to point out the flight attendant
, whom a passenger seated behind them described to the purser as having "Texas hair, like from the 1960s." According to David Leisner, a man seated behind the couple, the purser rolled her eyes and said, "Oh, say no more.
We want to know that the passengers and flight attendants
, strangers when they boarded the plane, coalesced into a citizen militia that mounted the only successful defense of our nation on that horrible September morning when the federal government utterly failed to protect our nation as the murderous harvest was brought in.
and authorized and ratified the willful, malicious and oppressive conduct of continuing pesticide spraying directly onto passengers without regard to [their] safety." Kendall also alleges that the conduct of the flight attendant
threatening to "throw her down and sit on top of her if she did not return to her seat," constituted an "unprovoked attack."
About 60 members of the Taoyuan Flight Attendants
Union (TFAU) on Friday marched from Taoyuan to Taipei to deliver a petition to the Presidential Office in Taipei, asking the president to show support for flight attendants
in their ongoing strike.