"Here you go, sir! We’re mixing up our flights with some fun on-board themes – like these maid and butler costumes."
These airhostesses got a spring in their step
Low-cost carrier Spring Airlines plans to dress its crew as maids and butlers. In a attractive twist the airline customers will get served by good looking maids an butlers in the ever-growing competitive airline sector of china
Dwindling demand for domestic travel, intensifying local competition and higher fuel prices are threatening the profitability of the country’s airline industry, say analysts
The low cost airline is based in shanghai. Many western commenters have complained about Objectifying flight attendants but the local population has welcomed the move with the company getting heaps of feedback from their clientele on facebook
Comments on Facebook also referred to health and safety concern’s not for customers but for the staff from their racy apparel of short skirts, high heels and loose hair.
Growth in Chinese domestic travel is set to rise just 12 percent year on year in 2012, according to Xu, compared with a rise of 20 percent last year. "Spring Airlines plans to launch several themed flights to attract passengers this year and the maid costume flights will be the first," the spokesman said.
Here is the website for the airline – http://www.china-sss.com/en
Their Facebook page - https://www.facebook.com/springairlines
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Spring Airlines (Chinese: 春秋航空; pinyin: Chūnqiū Hángkōng; abbreviated 春航) is a budget airline with its headquarters in the Homeyo Hotel (航友宾馆 Hángyǒu Bīnguǎn) in Changning District, Shanghai, China. While the company adopted the English name "Spring Airlines", the Chinese characters literally mean "Spring and Autumn Airlines".
To keep operating costs low, Spring sells tickets exclusively from its springairlines.com website (and some designated ticket offices), bypassing travel agents. Spring no longer offers complimentary on-board meals nor complimentary water; however passengers are able to purchase meals and beverages on board. In December 2006, the airline offered a 1-yuan promotional price which caused trouble with government officials
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