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Sarah Steegar
Sarah Steegar is a flight-attending writer with a major U.S. carrier, and still loves the gig after 15 years. She resides in London and commutes to NYC, and is the author of Crewed Talk, a weekly column about travel issues from a crew perspective, found every Tuesday on She welcomes your travel questions @FATravelWriter.

Entries by Sarah Steegar

Wie Crew-Mitglieder Flugzeugkatastrophen erleben

(1) Comments | Posted March 20, 2014 | 2:39 PM

Wenn es um dieses Thema geht, kann ich nur für mich selbst sprechen. Aber Leute fragen mich, wie ich über die Flugentführung der malaysischen Boeing 777 denke, also werde ich es Ihnen mitteilen.

Generell begegne ich Unfällen wie ein Chirurg seinen Patienten. Mit kühler Distanz. „Kleine" Vorfälle sind wie Kuchenstücke...

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How Air Catastrophes Affect Flight Crews

(0) Comments | Posted March 12, 2014 | 12:54 PM

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When it comes to this topic, perhaps more than any other, I must stress that I can only speak for myself. But people are asking me how I feel about Malaysian Airlines flight...

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The Weird World of Airline Crew Crashpads

(1) Comments | Posted December 10, 2013 | 10:53 AM

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There is nothing so quintessentially "crew life" as a crashpad. They make our commuting life possible. You hear flight attendants and pilots say it a lot: "Flying is a lifestyle." For better or for worse,...

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