TCL 21: Gate Keeper

This week's podcast discusses airline gate agent duties. We chat with Virgil who was a gate agent before working as a flight attendant. In the lounge this week:

  • A new segment following the activities of a new-hire flight attendant
  • Gate agent duties and responsibilities including looking after all aspects of pre flight and boarding.
  • The best tips for keeping your family seated together
  • A discussion on trying for upgrades at the gate
  • And more..

If you're a flight attendant and would like to join us on a future episode, please email us at [email protected]


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Heather June 8, 2010 at 02:42 pm

Hey Sarah - did my email to you about sitting with my 4yo (or being seperated from) prompt one of this week's topics for Virgil?

Sara June 8, 2010 at 03:53 pm

Hi Heather! Yes, that's exactly what prompted my question. LOL...I can be just as clueless as the passengers about some of the ins and outs.