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Air Cabin Crew

Who is an Air Cabin Crew?

The cabin crews are the personnel responsible for taking care of the passengers in the aircraft. They include:

  • Flight Supervisors
  • Air Hostesses/Flight Pursers
  • Flight Attendants

How Can I Be a Cabin Crew

Eligibility to become an Air Hostess is as follows:

  • Graduate from a recognized University, or
  • HSC [any stream], or
  • 3 – Year Diploma in Hotel Management & Catering Technology from a recognized Institute.
  • Indian nationality
  • Age: Between 17 and 27 years (Relaxable upto 3 years in case of SC/ST and OBC categories in case of Indian National carriers Indian, Air India & Air India Express only)
  • Height : 157.5 cms (without slippers or shoes)
  • Weight : in proportion with height
  • Marital status : Unmarried
  • Complexion : Fair to clear
  • Language: Fluency in Hindi & English. Knowledge of a foreign language is an edge
  • Normal eyesight : No specs (6/24 – uncorrected normal vision (distant) in each eye)

Eligibility to become an Air Purser/Steward is as follows:

  • Graduate from a recognized University, or
  • HSC [any stream], or
  • 3 – Year Diploma in Hotel Management & Catering Technology from a recognized Institute.
  • Indian nationality
  • Age: Between 17 and 27 years (Relaxable upto 3 years in case of SC/ST and OBC categories in case of Indian National carriers Indian, Air India)
  • Height: 165 cm [Bare Feet]
  • Weight: Proportionate to height & age
  • Language: Fluency in Hindi & English. Knowledge of a foreign language is an edge
  • Normal Eyesight (6/24 – uncorrected normal vision (distant) in each eye)

These are just the broad selection procedures. However, the eligibility criterion is different for different airline sand should be checked before applying

What Personality Traits are Required to Become a Cabin Crew

  • Physical stamina
  • Capacity to work with speed and efficiency
  • Systematic approach
  • Attractive appearance
  • Well modulated pleasant voice
  • Sense of responsibility
  • Ability to handle crisis
  • Initiative
  • Helpful
  • Friendly nature

What Aptitude is Required for Becoming a Cabin Crew

  • Average Abstract Reasoning
  • Average Verbal Ability

IQ Required to Become a Cabin Crew

Minimum Average Intelligence level preferred along with hard work & consistency.

Job Opportunities Available in Airlines/Travel Industry

  • AIRLINES: Air Hostess/Flight stewards Reservations, Ground Services, Marketing
  • Sales.
  • TRAVEL AGENCY: Travel professional
  • TOUR PROFESSIONAL: Sales, Accounts, Finance & Visa Travel, Insurance, Passport.
  • HOTELS : Escort Service
  • SITE TRAVEL/AIRLINE: Air Ticket, CRS