Would You Wear a Bikini to Audition to Become a Flight Attendant?

by Eric

In case you thought your last job interview was tough, imagine auditioning to become a flight attendant wearing nothing but a bikini!  In Qingdao, China, one modeling agency decided to host a competition for over 1,000 high school graduates.  Attending the event were recruiters from both airlines and modeling agencies.

model-flight-attendant

The list of criteria required for even getting in the door to audition was strict.  These women had to be:

  • At least 5’6″ tall (unless they were exceptionally beautiful… then you could be 5’5″).
  • Elegant.
  • Slim.
  • Have sweet voice.
  • Have no exposed scars.

Daily Mail has created a video of the event, if you are so interested.

Personally, let’s just say that I miss out on several of the above criteria, and unfortunately would make for a poor flight attendant candidate (and a poor model candidate, for that matter)!

The responses below are not provided or commissioned by the bank advertiser. Responses have not been reviewed, approved or otherwise endorsed by the bank advertiser. It is not the bank advertiser's responsibility to ensure all posts and/or questions are answered.

3 comments
0

Related Articles

3 comments

Mike December 30, 2015 - 10:06 pm

Yes!!!! The wedtern world needs to follow this. The attendants are a hot mess in USA.

Reply
Eric December 30, 2015 - 10:26 pm

Mike –

So you’re saying yes you would apply for a job in a bikini?

Reply
Too Short To Be A Flight Attendant? Start Your Own Company! - Point Me to the Plane February 4, 2016 - 7:14 am

[…] recently shared a story of the beauty pageant-like process (including a bikini) of applying to be a flight attendant in China.  For one South African woman, she managed to turn a story of rejection into a story of […]

Reply

Leave a Comment

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

BoardingArea

Point Me Awake

  

A morning jolt of travel-infused news & deals straight to your inbox. 

 

Success! Check your email for a welcome onboard message