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Karen McManus

Passenger Service Agent/Instructor

Photo Courtesy of Karen McManus

Karen, wearing British Caledonian Airways (BCAL) "Cunningham" Clan Tartan, above worked in Passenger Service/Ground Operations for British Caledonian Airways from  1979 to 1986 at the Glasgow International Airport in Scotland. She was certified proficient in French and Spanish, plus several BCAL and IATA airline courses. She completed her BCAL training at the British Caledonian Airways Training Facility, Gatwick Airport, London, England.

Karen was accepted into 'Her Majesty's Diplomatic Service' in London. U.K., shortly after receiving her "landed status", but emigrated from Glasgow, Scotland to Toronto, Canada on April 9, 1987.

She continued training/teaching/instruction and worked with 2 other airlines in Canada, Wardair Canada Ltd. and British Airways both in Toronto.

Karen was raised in Milngavie, Glasgow, Scotland and is the great-great granddaughter of Patrick Tinneny and Margaret Tommon of Newtownbutler, County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland. She and her daughter Maryam currently live in Toronto Canada.


Updated September 13, 2021
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