My Covid Story

Qantas CEO bets on Project Sunrise success post-pandemic

Qantas Airways CEO Alan Joyce retains ambitions on ultra-long-haul service Project Sunrise and hopes for further project development in 2022.  ...


Aeronautics professor on his challenging 23-hour journey home during covid

MIT Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics Ed Crawley shares his experience of taking a 23-hour journey home from South East Asia as the pandemic took hold....


Flight attendant Mara finds success in financial advisory: “I’m saving lives”

Former flight attendant and now a financial consultant Mara says that sometimes to get a breakthrough one has to take a job they don’t want....


Flight attendant Goda returns to her dream job, shares hope for others

After a year spent on the ground, flight attendant Goda received an unexpected call ‒she received a second chance for takeoff to the skies.  ...


Stewardess falls in love with a stray dog, flies it across borders

While some people found air travel during the pandemic challenging, flight attendant Dominika decided to adopt a dog from abroad....


Couple’s journey: from Emirates cabin crew to honey business

Violeta and her husband were both Emirates flight attendants. After losing their jobs, the couple started selling honey in Dubai....


VIP flight attendant: how to keep your wings despite double crisis?

VIP flight attendant Anastasia was hit by a crisis twice in a row. Despite it, she shows determination and says that nothing can remove her wings....


Emirates flight attendant: what’s it like living in the city of the future?

The Emirates flight attendant Karla shares what lesson she has learned during 7 years spent while being based in Dubai.  ...


Jess Covid story: from Qatar Airways flight attendant to pilot

Jae Won Jess Shin had been working as a flight attendant at Qatar Airways for three years when she decided to make a huge career jump and become a pilot.  ...


Meet Gabriele: a flight attendant turned aviation journalist

Gabriele had never considered the aviation industry as an option for her professional life but her plans were flipped....