Flight attendant Sheila Dail holds up some swimming gear at the start of her Oct. 28 talk to the Binghamton University Forum at Traditions at the Glen in Johnson City.

Flight attendant Sheila Dail holds up some swimming gear at the start of her Oct. 28 talk to the Binghamton University Forum at Traditions at the Glen in Johnson City. "With over 30 years of experience as a flight attendant, I have packing down to a science. ... Since my experience on Flight 1549, I've added a few items to my suitcase," she said, drawing laughter from the audience.
Photo by Jonathan Cohen