What happen if there is a security issue on the flight? Don't you think the cabin crew should be trained in some kind of martial arts to handle the rough and unruly passengers? The security training the crew receive at the moment is insufficient. Many with martial arts skills applied to be cabin crew were also not selected.
Times have changed. Most passengers aren't interested with having good looking crew serving them. They want to feel safe and secure on their flights.
My suggestion is to recruit people with nursing and medical skills,people with martial arts skills, policemen and women, firemen etc. Of course, these people should also be selected because on their good personality, ability to please and serve, having good team spirit etc.
Above is my 2 cents worth.
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