American Airlines flight attendants model the "American Field Flowers Collection by Leonard Fisher," circa 1971-1974. The image goes with the Museum of Flight's second Style in the Aisle exhibit. (American Airlines C.R. Smith Museum) Photo: Museum Of Flight / SL
"Overheard on an American Airlines flight into Amarillo, Texas, on a particularly windy and bumpy day: During the final approach, the Captain was really having to fight it. After an extremely hard landing, the Flight Attendant said, "ladies and Gentlemen, welcome to..."