Airline Introduces ‘Flying Nannies’
Only in Asia ^_^
First Singapore’s Scoot Airlines boasts child-free sections and Nanny in the Clouds connects parents with nannies traveling on the same plane for a fee. Now Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, offers its own “Flying Nannies,” who are specially trained to entertain children on long-haul flights.
“The Flying Nanny will liaise with parents and use their experience and knowledge to make the travel experience easier,” Aubrey Tiedt, Etihad Airways’ Vice President for Guest Services, said in press release. “This includes helping serve children’s meals early in the flight and offering activities and challenges to help entertain and occupy younger guests.”
Flying Nannies will engage children in activities ranging from performing magic tricks to making crafts, origami and sock puppets. They will also give the older ones quizzes and tours of the plane. They will not, however, change diapers or…
View original post 124 more words