에 2018, 부인. 샌프란시스코의 제인 스미스, 캘리포니아, 그녀의 100번째 생일을 축하하기 위해 샌프란시스코에서 라스베이거스까지 사우스웨스트 항공 팀과 함께 비행했습니다..
That’s when she first became friendly with the flight crew, according to a July 28, 2022, news release from Southwest Airlines.
To make the day memorable, Southwest employees 노래를 불렀다 “Isn’t She Lovely” by Stevie Wonder at the gates.
그때, all the passengers on the flight sang “Happy Birthday to You.”
그때부터, Southwest employees Bryan Dal Portoa, San Francisco customer service supervisor, and Nisha Chinn, a San Francisco customer service manager, have gotten closer to Smith and her family.
For the last two years, Smith’s plans for her birthday trips were halted due to the coronavirus pandemic.
그래서, Dal Porto and Chinn wanted Smith’s 2022 trip to Las Vegas to be a joyous occasion for the centenarian.
The Southwest staffers printed out certificates to have the agents greet her as she passed through the airport in San Francisco.