What isn't your flight attendant telling you?
New tell-all book shares secrets
- Duration 3:24
- Date Jan 8, 2013
New tell-all book shares secrets
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Flight attendants are spilling some secrets of the skies from what they really serve when you ask for regular coffee to whether that seat belt sign up their stands on just a little too long.
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Confessions is better and flight attendant and author of cruising attitude Heather -- who joins us from Los Angeles hi Heather -- Harry you and good -- -- a little bit about this survey they came -- yesterday for instance.
We heard that some flight attendants when you asked for regular coffee.
They give you -- because they want you're relaxed and maybe so you fall asleep so that you're not bug in a moment time.
-- not gonna say that I may have accidentally.
On Kirk is and they shouldn't -- the decaf.
But knowing you could they couldn't give back to the Galley -- -- we work well.
Well we work long hours and we have shortly over so we like our copies of usually have a lot of coffee.
And we like to brew the coffee so unless your honor right I -- I don't really think you need to worry about that all right.
Now a lot of people would love to be able to sit up in the first cabin and there are occasionally upgrades available and according to this survey.
Often times they give them to their they they upgrade their friends pregnant people handsome people well dressed people what do you say about that.
I think obviously.
You haven't flown in a -- if you think that's true because our first class cabins are full so unless you're actually wearing the dress -- you're giving birth in flight.
It's probably not gonna happen but I need miracles -- meet -- I think you happen iPad or.
I have got people bring their X rays on board hoping that that will be the miracle move and it wasn't there.
It -- of a broken body part.
Yes yes exhibit and I had a guy come on -- pretend that he was married to this woman and and later on in flight after a few too many came back and let it slip that his wife was at home and so I asked -- -- the woman he was -- now with was still a fight -- a little insensitive to New York.
Story that's why.
You've seen it all.
Hey -- let me ask you about this -- survey oftentimes in this turbulence on the plane you know they have the pilot puts on the seatbelt sign.
But then it seems like it stays on a lot longer apparently so that.
The cabin personnel can bring down the beverage cart -- the meal service and stuff like that.
I again I'm not gonna say that it doesn't happen and I have asked the captain -- -- get the -- that with its good.
But that you.
We really -- to trap everybody on the plane really we're not -- we're not into that we we like people to get up move around but yet when -- -- trying to do the service it's easier when people are seated.
Absolutely especially if the sit down signs on and finally.
-- passengers your feelings about them.
Not my favorite.
I mean I've been poked and prodded and I've even been leg so have you been really quite strange man and I'll Kapono playing with it but but but -- Yeah did that -- -- an X -- He may have I just didn't get that far -- the cart really fast go go out -- How fast can you get all the way up to the cockpit.
Read -- funny stories in her book it's called a cruising attitude.
Had to pull -- -- a pleasure thank you very much for joining us.
Thank you right.