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Security theater could make in-flight performance

US flight attendants hold one of the most thankless jobs in the air transportation system (eclipsed, perhaps, only by the role of TSA screener).Airlines’ pursuit of ancillary revenue has led to the unbundling of in-flight services, and in turn flight attendants have been forced to add cashier to an ever-growing job description that already includes […]

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United Airlines, flight attendants, wrist bands and witch hunts

United Airlines flight attendants’ union, the AFA-CWA, is lashing out at management for instructing attendants to remove wristbands that call for the removal of ever-popular chairman and CEO Glenn Tilton. “Clearly, the words ‘Glenn’s Gotta Go’ are nothing more than an expression of encouragement for Glenn to consider his career options,” says Greg Davidowitch, president […]

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