And for many people, being a flight attendant is not as much a job as it is a lifestyle. Where else can you basically fly for free to just about any destination in the world?
The requirements to be a flight attendant are pretty universal, though some airlines may have additional requirements.
Carolyn Dillon the Executive Director of the Flight Attendant Career Training program at Triad Aviation Academy, weighed in on a few of the requirements that airlines look for.
You can visit her updated website to see the full list of flight attendant requirements here: https://airlineinflight.com/requirements-to-be-a-flight-attendant/
Carolyn said, “the most asked question we get is ‘Am I too old to be a Flight Attendant?’ There is no age limit, the average age of a Flight Attendant in the US is 46 years old. The minimum age to be a Flight Attendant is 18.