I Am a Flight Attendant

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 66 People

    I Love My Job

    I love working for the company that I fly for. I know I am one of the few that feel this way in this industry. But my job allows me so much freedom.  I  am in control of my schedule and I meet so many different people. The majority of the crew members I work with...
    monmom monmom
    51-55, F
    4 Responses Aug 5, 2008

    I'm Lovin' It

    For the first time in my life I actually have a job, career, that I'm thrilled with. I remember dreading work in the past. Now, I actually look forward to work. It's great.
    Mar 24, 2009

    On the Job Injury Is Not Cool

    Two years ago, I was injured while carrying out my duties as a flight attendant for a major commercial airline. Since then, I have been on medical leave, and my employer suspended my health benefits and flying priviledges. Thus, I have been struggling with ill health...
    justinboots justinboots
    2 Responses Aug 20, 2009

    Work tomorrow at 1500!

    Gonna try to get as much rest as I can tonight. A turn to LAX, then overnighting in IAH! Goodnight <3
    VaniaAbel VaniaAbel
    18-21, F
    Jun 21, 2015

    Has Been

    I'm 24 and an Air Force reservist. I WAS a flight attendant for a regional airline at age 19 but...I moved...got married and couldn't make my flights. Now i'm single again with even MORE customer service experience, military background....i've applied to like 9 airlines and haven...
    Rdub2011 Rdub2011
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Nov 25, 2011

    I am so sad for the crew members

    and passengers on the Air Asia flight that crashed into the Java sea.
    ChristinaHyena ChristinaHyena
    31-35, F
    Dec 31, 2014

    Best career ever in my opinion.

    Had the privelidge of being one for two different US carriers when I was in my young twenties and after years of working on the ground I decided to return. For anyone who has an adventurous side and can't stand the normal 9-5 daily grind I highly recommend it. It isn't for...
    njflyer njflyer
    31-35, M
    1 Response Jan 19

    One turn here from Houston Hobby back to DFW in

    the morning then I'm off until Tuesday. On to meet my lovely grandparents in Savannah to crash their anniversary vacation (: <3. #TheBenefitsOfBeingAFlightAttendant
    VaniaAbel VaniaAbel
    18-21, F
    Jun 12, 2015

    Pursuing A Career

    I am interested in being a flight attendent. can anyone help me
    kcain kcain
    22-25, F
    Apr 16, 2012


    So I actually quite a couple months ago, but I really miss being a flight attendant. I worked for a regional company based in the Mid West and really enjoyed it! I had the usual freaks and creeps for passengers, but overall it was an experience I am extremely thankful for. I...
    deleted deleted
    Sep 23, 2008

    i love being a flight attendant it is

    so much fun at work i first became a flight attendant at 18 and still love it
    Jamal1986 Jamal1986
    26-30, M
    Jan 22

    Hello People, my name is Ignacio,

    i'm 15, and i want to be a Flight Attendant, it's my dream, my local airline is LAN, so, i recreated a Boeing 767 cabin, and there is where i practice, I made the uniform for myself, so that's my story.
    femenias femenias
    18-21, M
    Feb 21, 2014

    Here is the thing. I want to become a flight

    attendant. I not only like to travel, but I LOVE helping people. It makes me feel better about myself, when I help someone with the simplest things. So when I was 8 I remember going on my first plan, and I got to talk to a Flight Attendant, and that's when I realized I want to...
    danalovely danalovely
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Apr 9, 2014

    Being A Flight Attendant Has Always Been A Dream...

    The time is finally right for me to be able to do this. Trouble is, I can't find any airlines in the U.S. that are hiring. Even when  I do, I;m not sure what the process is. Is there anything I need to go ahead and do now to ensure that I am a qualified applicant. I recently got...
    monicatidwell monicatidwell
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Nov 16, 2011
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    Oct 26, 2015

    Scared I Would Not Pass

    amwp83 amwp83
    Sep 16, 2011

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