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Mar 2 2012 / Behind the Scenes

What cabin crew really get up to before a flight

Monarch cabin crew

  This week, our cabin crew blogger Lisa writes in response to the questions you posed on our Facebook page. Rather than answering one, she’s done three… how kind is that! Rachel Hunt asks: What cabin crew have to do before passengers embark a flight & after they disembark a flight? Lisa answers: Cabin crew must report for duty […]

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Dec 9 2011 / Behind the Scenes

Fire and smoke training… not a typical day at the office!

Lisa demonstrating evacuations

At 3pm on a Friday afternoon, the alarm goes off and instinctively you know what to do. Leaving your tea half drunk and your PowerPoint presentation open on the desktop, you grab your bag and coat (even though you’re told not to) and head outside to have your head counted by a colleague in an attractive high vis jacket. […]

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Dec 9 2011 / Behind the Scenes

Introducing Lisa: Cabin crew instructor & blogger extraordinare!

Introducing Lisa, our cabin crew instructor and blogger extraordinaire!

Hi, I’m Lisa and I’ll be writing about the world behind the galley curtain every couple of weeks for the next few months. I hope you’ll enjoy my posts! Way back in the 1970’s as a young girl I was fortunate enough to have family holidays abroad. I can still recall the buzz of the airport, the smell and […]

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