New Thai airline recruits transsexual stewardesses

January 28th, 2011 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI  

Kuala Lumpur, Jan 28 (ANI): A newly launched Thai airline has recruited three transsexuals among its first batch of flight attendants.

Thanyarat Jiraphatpakorn, winner of the 2007 Miss Tiffany transsexual beauty pageant, was among the successful candidates to land a job on PC Air, reports the Star Online.

According to Sin Chew Daily, they will be given a ‘third sex’ name tag while on duty to avoid immigration issues.

Thailand has one of the largest transsexual populations in the world. (ANI)

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