When Cecile Beck applied to be a "stewardess" in 1959 with Pan Am, she never anticipated the decision would lead to a 60-year career in the air, a 40-year marriage and a lifetime of memories. "It turned out to be the best thing I've ever been able to do," said ...
Dec. 4, 2019, 9 a.m.
Airline amenities have traveled a long way from the cotton balls and chewing gum handed out to the earliest of air passengers. The amenity kit as we know it, the little bag of travel-size toiletries and other useful items, like earplugs, first appeared on long-distance flights in the 1950s. Amenity ...