United Flight Attendants in Vintage Uniforms Commemorate the Profession's 80th Anniversary

May 17, 2010

United Airlines San Francisco-based flight attendants (left to right) Hilary Dahl and Celeste Evans wear vintage United uniforms May 15, 2010, while serving beverages aboard United flight 102, a Boeing 767-300 flying between San Francisco International Airport and Chicago O'Hare International Airport. United Airlines joined with current and retired flight attendants and customers in commemorating the 80th anniversary of United's introduction of the flight attendant to the U.S. airline industry. On May 15, 1930, flight attendant Ellen Church accompanied 14 customers on a 20-hour journey between the San Francisco Bay Area and Chicago, including 13 stops.

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