Flight Stewards' Association of Australia

Identity area

Type of entity

Trade union

Authorized form of name

Flight Stewards' Association of Australia

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Description area

Dates of existence

1958 - 1984


The Flight Stewards' Association was formed in 1958 for male members, existing in parallel to the Airline Hostesses' Association for female members that was formed in 1956. In 1984, the Flight Stewards' Association became the Australian International Cabin Crew Association and in 1992 amalgamated with the Australian Flight Attendants' Association (previously the Airline Hostesses' Association) to become the Flight Attendants' Association of Australia.


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Functions, occupations and activities

Representation for flight attendants

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Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Entered from deposit description 16 November 2012




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