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Norma Heape, Continental's Longest-Serving Flight Attendant, Speaks (VIDEO)


First Posted: 12/29/10 04:22 PM ET Updated: 05/25/11 07:20 PM ET

Meet Norma Heape: Continental's longest-serving flight attendant. She's been on-board for 53 years, since 1957, back when they were called hostesses, and required to be single and slender -- she even recalls being weighed-in by the airline.

Over the years, Norma has logged more than 63000 in-flight hours and traveled 26 million miles. She's also had perfect attendance and looks amazing at 74 years old. Not bad. Not bad at all.

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