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Travel Etiquette and Common Courtesy … Get Some!

Long gone are the days of refined airline travel. Passengers no longer put on a tie to fly, children are no longer in their Sunday best for flights and the refined cabin environment has largely gone the way of the dodo bird.   Despite the changes in airline travel, the need for common courtesy and…

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Flight Attendants Smuggle Over 63,000 Pounds Of Euro Coins!

Sometimes the logistics of a crime seems so unlikely that the fact that it happened make the story even more fascinating. One such story is unfolding in Germany as six Lufthansa employees, four of them flight attendants, have been arrested after smuggling more than 63,000 pounds of discarded, out of circulation, €1 and €2 coins…

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Guest Post: AvGeeks Unite!

Todays Guest Post goes excellently with last week’s guest post from Leighton Matthews Guest Post – Plane Pics – A Spotter’s Story. Many who work in the airline industry are enthusiasts, or Aviation Geeks, also known as AvGeeks … and this is brought to light by Amelia Kelly, a flight attendant from Down Under (or…

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Guest Post : The Jetiquette Message; Keep it Flying

Today’s guest post comes from the author of one of my favourite airline travel blogs … not that I want to play favourites. Gailen David, creator of Jetiquette and author of Dear Sky Steward has a knack of travel and airline etiquette.  If there is an Emily Post for the travel industry, it most certainly…

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Guest Post: Culturally Serviced

Today’s guest post comes from Brad Sapit, a flight attendant with a major airline, living in Texas, based in Los Angeles and usually finding himself overnighting in New York. Travel is not only about seeing new places and doing business in foreign lands, but its also about experiencing different cultures and bringing the world together…

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Guest Post : Steven “Slip and Slide” Slater’s Great Escape!

Today’s guest post is from Phil Derner, Jr, the founder of NYC Aviation, a serious airplane spotting enthusiast group in New York and fantastic online community to discuss airlines and airplanes.   Phil, and his partner in crime Matt Molnar can be found on Twitter at @NYCAviation The big news in the airline world this week…

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Guest Posts From My Favourite Bloggers : The Flying Pinto – Insights & Humour From A Flight Attendant

Web: www.stevenfrischling.com — E-Mail: fish@flyingwithfish.com 19/09/2009 – Guest Posts From My Favourite Bloggers : The Flying Pinto – Insights & Humour From A Flight Attendant As a photographer, traveller and airline industry geek there are a few blogs I read on a daily basis. With the broad range of readers that Flying With Fish attracts…

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Five Flight Attendant Blogs You Should Read

Web: www.thetravelstrategist.com — E-Mail: fish@flyingwithfish.com 01/09/2009 – Five Flight Attendant Blogs You Should Read Ahhh, the glamourous life of a flight attendant. The joys of effortlessly travelling he world, hob knobbing with interesting passengers and flying when and where you want during your free time…no wait that’s just a really old myth. What is life…

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In-Flight Etiquette : Tipping Flight Attendants Is Not OK

Web: www.stevenfrischling.com — E-Mail: fish@flyingwithfish.com 31/12/2008 – In-Flight Etiquette  : Tipping Flight Attendants Is Not OK A recent topic on FlyerTalk regarding the tipping of flight attendants prompted me to revisit travel etiquette.   The tipping of a flight crew for service is a topic that has been discussed often, and one I have been asked…

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