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Confessions of a Trolley Dolly

Coronavirus And Its Affect On The Aviation Industry

The last time I put on the polyester and set foot on board an aircraft was back on 12th March. If someone had told me that day that our beloved aviation industry would be in the situation it’s in now I probably would have told you to Foxtrot .....

A Day In The Life Of A Lockdown Trolley Dolly

6:OO UTC  Is it really that time again?  I hate early starts. But for some reason on lockdown I’ve been awake at this time EVERY. BLOODY. DAY. I manage to drift back off and dream about endless calls bells, irritating passengers, baggage .....

Iberia Reveals Stunning New Uniform by Teresa Helbig

It’s taken 18 months to get here but Spanish flag-carrier Iberia has finally revealed its highly anticipated new uniform and it was definitely worth the wait. Together with designer Teresa Helbig, the airline presented the new look on the last day .....

Aer Lingus Uniform Through The Years

Since Aer Lingus took to the skies, a total of ten different uniform designs have graced their aircraft aisles, created from a host of leading Irish fashion names including Irene Gilbert, Neillí Mulcahy, Digby Morton, Ib Jorgensen, Paul Costello .....

HIV In The Aviation World

December 1st is known globally as World AIDS Day. Founded in 1988, it is an opportunity for people around the world to unite in the fight against HIV, to show support for those living with the condition and to remember this who are no longer with .....

Things That Go Bump In The Galley….

There are hundreds of spooky tales of ghostly figures, ghoulish apparitions and strange goings on spotted aboard aircraft by crew, ground staff and passengers since man took to the skies. In the run up to Halloween you will often find crew huddled .....

A Tribute To Thomas Cook

On Monday September 23, 2019 we woke to the devastating news that Thomas Cook, the worlds oldest travel company had gone in to liquidation. Thomas Cook had been around for 178 years and its failure put 22,000 jobs at risk globally, including 9,000 .....

The Worst Things People Can Do On A Plane

I remember being told in my initial cabin crew training that passengers leave their brains at home. My trainees and I giggled and thought no more of it. But once we gained our wings it didn’t take long in to our career to realise that NOTHING our .....