Sara the flying mama

Crazy Things Passengers Say to Flight Attendants


The idea for The Crew Lounge was to give everyone a peek inside the life of a flight attendant. Social media has become a great resource for me to not only give you my insights but, that of my fellow co-workers. I belong to a private flight attendant chat room, and though I can't share everything with you sometimes there are funny or interesting threads that ...

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Welcome to The Crew Room!

There's been some exciting things going on behind the scenes here at UPGRD! You all may know me from The Crew Lounge, but I'm also a blogger here on What? What's that you say? I'm not a blogger here?  Yes, I am! Take a look at the post I did, “Brace for Impact.” Ok, so it's my only one...and it was over a year ago. But, that's all about to change! I'm setting up The ...

Brace for Impact in flight attendant recurrent training


The double ding is sounded and the blue sterile cockpit light is illuminated. This is our indication that we're on our final approach into San Francisco. I perform one last cabin check and make sure my galley is secure.

 I then strap myself into my jump seat. Once I am position, I begin my thirty second review: 

 Where are my ...

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