American Airlines 80 year old flight attendant has no plans to retire
Vintage Airline Travel: American Airlines flight attendant 1960s
"Oh God, not again! He's had his last warning! Now do I get him to get dressed before I handcuff him, or just slap the cuffs on him now and hand a naked passenger over to the police? I'm not trained for this!"
1960s: Joan Dorsey was the first African-American flight attendant hired to work for American Airlines.
AA attendants want 'full recall' of new uniforms. American Airlines' flights attendants will get new uniforms in this design.
1950s American Airlines flight attendants (LIFE magazine)
Flight attendants don't make a dime during any of that. We also don't get paid during layovers or when flights get delayed — so while you're agonizing about having to wait, trust me, we are too.
American Airlines Flight Attendant
Class Warfare: Economy Class vs. First Class 1957-2010
Skygirls: A Photographic History of the Airline Stewardess