I know not everyone flies all the time but there are some passengers who make me scratch my head every once in a while. *Passenger moves from main cabin to open first class seat* Flight Attendant: I’m sorry ma’am but you can’t sit there. You need to return to your assigned seat. Passenger: But this … Continue reading Crazy Stories: Bus Or Plane?
Weather is something that no matter how hard we try, we cannot control. We were flying to New York City but there were high winds that made it impossible to land safely at LaGuardia. We were in a holding pattern (pretty much flying in circles) over Raleigh, North Carolina. Of course planes aren't magic and … Continue reading Crazy Stories: Passenger Or Pilot?
Passengers drinking on our flights are a pretty common thing. Most passengers have a reasonable number of drinks within their flight but it's those few who have "too much fun" that we sometimes have to cut off and recommend other non-alcoholic options. I recently had a passenger that as a crew we decided he had … Continue reading Crazy Stories: Mr. Gin & Tonic
I’m jumpseating (occupying an available flight attendant seat and not a passenger seat) to my little’s (little sister in my sorority) wedding in Portland. I started out in New York City but didn't want to wake up at the crack of dawn to catch the direct flight so I opt to sleep in a little … Continue reading Crazy Stories: Wedding Detour