The story of this 80-year-old flight attendant is purely inspirational.
1950s American Airlines flight attendants (LIFE magazine)
Being a flight attendant is not nearly as glamorous as that short-lived show "Pan Am" made it seem. Although it is entirely educational. Here are some life lessons from a career flight attendant.
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.
Vintage Airline Travel: American Airlines flight attendant 1960s
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.
This American Airlines Flight Attendant Inspires Her Passengers With Tiny Window Notes
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