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Ukrainian airline scraps heels and tight skirts for comfy suits and sneakers

SkyUp Airlines has given its cabin crew uniform a modern update that ditches tight fit, restrictive clothing and high heels for something a bit more suited to the job.

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Ex-flight attendant claims airline drove her to end 10-year career by constantly scrutinising her weight

The former flightie claims the airline subjected her to three years of random weight checks and a weight management plan that prohibited her from eating rice and bread.

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WATCH: Fake flight attendant hilariously recounts “ass-whooping” given to unruly passenger

Thought we’d run out of stories about flight attendants duct-taping unruly passengers to their seats? Well, here’s another, and this one’s pretty bloody funny!

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Qantas and Jetstar to make COVID-19 jab mandatory for all staff

The national carrier said three-quarters of its employees support the move and would be concerned if their colleagues weren’t vaccinated. Naturally, the TWU is furious.

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Pigeon on a plane! Bird causes chaos trying to hitch a ride with airline to Europe

This cheeky little critter caused delays after deciding to trade the busy streets of New Jersey for a holiday in sunny Greece.

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Japan Airways requests Aussie Olympians travel with supervisor following athletes “excessive” drinking

by Ali Coulton

The drama surrounding a flight full of Aussie Olympians continues, with witnesses saying athletes raided the galley for alcohol, refused to follow cabin crew instructions and didn’t comply with mask requirements while on board.

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WATCH: Passenger duct-taped to seat after trying to flee plane mid-flight

A TikTok user posted footage of a woman restrained to a chair by duct tape after she allegedly bit and spat at cabin crew before trying to open the plane’s front door.

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Flight attendant loses two teeth after passenger attack, as union calls for more protection

A cabin crew union in the US said incidences of passengers verbally and physically abusing staff has climbed since the pandemic began.

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Airline passenger faces $13,500 fine for blowing his nose on a blanket

While the FAA has won’t name the individual, the airline has confirmed that a famous rapper was banned from flying with them on the same day and on the same route.

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Woman charged after attacking cabin crew on American Airlines flight

The female passenger allegedly hit a flight attendant repeatedly and tried to lift up her skirt, after accusing another cabin crew member of not picking up her rubbish.

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“Look up who my mum is”: Netflix stars charged for abusing British Airways cabin crew

Cast members of a reality TV show became abusive and unruly on the flight, with one witness saying they were worried two of them were going to perform a mid-air sex act.

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Crushed iPhone starts fire on international flight

This passenger must have been suffering a horrendous stroke of bad luck after managing to break her phone and start a small fire all on the same flight.

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