Rules for dating a flight attendant
They assist with the loading of carry-on baggage, checking for weight, size and dangerous goods.They make sure those sitting in emergency exit rows are willing and able to assist in an evacuation and move those who are not willing or able out of the row into another seat.In addition to this, flight attendants are often tasked with customer service duties such as serving meals and drinks, as a secondary responsibility.Prior to each flight, flight attendants attend a safety briefing with the pilots and lead flight attendant.Two thousand women applied for just 43 positions offered by Transcontinental and Western Airlines in December 1935.The girls who qualify for hostesses must be petite; weight 100 to 118 pounds; height 5 feet to 5 feet 4 inches; age 20 to 26 years.Add to that the rigid physical examination each must undergo four times every year, and you are assured of the bloom that goes with perfect health.A high school graduate, single (widows and divorcees with no children considered), 20 years of age (girls 19 1/2 may apply for future consideration).
In the US, Stout Airways was the first to employ stewards in 1926, working on Ford Trimotor planes between Detroit and Grand Rapids, Michigan.
Kubis first attended the passengers on board the DELAG Zeppelin LZ 10 Schwaben.
He also attended to the famous LZ 129 Hindenburg and was on board when it burst into flames.
Flight attendants on board a flight collectively form a cabin crew, as distinguished from pilots and engineers in the cockpit.
The German Heinrich Kubis was the world's first flight attendant, in 1912.