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by sfugel
Wed, 07 Jun 2006 6:07 am
Forum: Airline Careers
Topic: SIA air stewardess
Replies: 78
Views: 46851

Hihi... I'm currently undergoing training still as cabin crew. From what my instructor has told us, roughly every 3 years, one is allowed to apply for a promotion... The ranking goes like Stewardess --> Leading Stewardess --> Chief Stewardess --> In flight Supervisoress.. So from a stewardess to an...
by sfugel
Tue, 06 Jun 2006 1:43 pm
Forum: Airline Careers
Topic: SIA air stewardess
Replies: 78
Views: 46851

They would have to put in a minimum of at least 18 years(on average) to attain the rank. Are you quite sure? I remember seeing more than one female IFS, several were in their mid 20's. :o Plavt. Yup,sure.....very sure.I am a SQ crew.An experienced senior SQ crew.I didn't login when I entered the fo...
by sfugel
Tue, 06 Jun 2006 6:55 am
Forum: Airline Careers
Topic: SIA air stewardess
Replies: 78
Views: 46851

From what i know, IFS are those who wear purple with golden flowers? How can I be like those people who do mostly ground jobs but get to fly too? What are the qualifications? :D The Purple Kebaya and Grey Jacket are IFS(Inflight Supervisor) and they work through the ranks from a Flight Stewardess o...
by sfugel
Wed, 03 May 2006 4:31 pm
Forum: Airline Careers
Topic: SIA cabin crew
Replies: 31968
Views: 8989698

Re: 3rd Round

Hi Zoergal, they used to have the buddy system until you complete your probation but I think now it's only until your supernumeray (sny)flights.As for the 'zapping' bit,it was rampant when I 1st joined in the 80's,but they have drastically dropped,besides you can always confide in your other seniors...
by sfugel
Wed, 03 May 2006 12:07 am
Forum: Airline Careers
Topic: SIA cabin crew
Replies: 31968
Views: 8989698

Re: 3rd Round

just curious wrote:Anyone know if the kebaya is one size fits all or are there sizes to choose from ??

Thanks!
Hi Juz curious,kebayas are the part of the icon and image of the SIA girl,each individual crew will have their's made and measured to fit them perfectly!
by sfugel
Wed, 03 May 2006 12:05 am
Forum: Airline Careers
Topic: SIA cabin crew
Replies: 31968
Views: 8989698

Re: curious

Hi sfugel, Since you are a crew from SQ, can i check with you whether do you know what's the training period for silkair? And do they have the same bond as SQ? :) Hi VT,sorry I have no info on SILKAIR,although they are SQ subsidiary,their recriutment,terms and conditions are totally different.Infac...
by sfugel
Tue, 02 May 2006 3:32 pm
Forum: Airline Careers
Topic: SIA cabin crew
Replies: 31968
Views: 8989698

Re: curious

To 'curious', The answer to your query is yes and no, yes the CCE position is still there but all CCEs have had their wings clipped effective 2006.That means they lose their flying allowance(which is a substantial amount).They are now mainly doing ground paper duities and in charge of crew,strictly ...

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