TRANSPORT CANADA – CADORS: Report on BA A380 BAW6B Accident-Incident – 30.10.16

Date Entered: 2016-10-27 Narrative: A British Airways Airbus A380-800 (GXLEB/BAW6B) from San Francisco, CA (KSFO) to London, England (EGLL) declared PAN with the Edmonton area control centre (ACC) due to sickness with some crew and passengers. The aircraft dumped fuel for a diversion to Vancouver, BC (CYVR). The aircraft was given priority handling for Runway…

Fume Unfall: Condor-Kapitän überfordert oder unter Druck? – Austrian Wings – 30.10.16

  Zwei noch immer arbeitsunfähige Flugbegleiterinnen und eine Kollegin, die aufgrund massiver Lungenschäden nicht mehr (beruflich) fliegen kann. Das sind die hinlänglich bekannten Fakten zum Fume-Unfall auf der Condor Boeing 757-300 D-ABOC am 22. März 2013. Fragwürdig erscheint vor dem Hintergrund der Ereignisse vor allem das Verhalten des Kapitäns. Eine Punktlandung zum Thema. Ein Flugkapitän…

Passengers unhappy with British Airways after flight makes emergency landing in Vancouver with ill crew – The Province – 30.10.16

Passengers of British Airways Flight BA286 forced to land in Vancouver late Monday say they have been kept in the dark about why their crew suddenly became ill. The Airbus A380-800 took off from San Francisco at 7:13 p.m. on Monday and was destined for London Heathrow Airport. But after crew members reported feeling ill, the flight was diverted…

The DEADLY germs you’re inhaling when you fly – how much do YOU know about toxic air? Sunday Express 30.10.16

PASSENGERS and crew are exposed to on board plane fumes so dangerous they can be life-threatening. Air travel can be a testing experience at the best of times. But annoying neighbours, seat kickers, stodgy plane food and lack of leg room aren’t the only elements for concern. The in-cabin oxygen supply is not just stuffy,…

Aerotoxic syndrome: how to stay safe – WDDTY – What (some) doctors don’t tell you – 30.10.16

If you’re suffering from chronic fatigue, depression or a nervous disorder similar to Parkinson’s disease-and you noticed the symptoms came on soon after a flight-you could be a victim of what has been described as the airline industry’s darkest secret: aerotoxic syndrome If you’re suffering from chronic fatigue, depression or a nervous disorder similar to…

Atropine Treatment following: Aerotoxic Airline Fume Events – 30.10.16

Aerotoxic Syndrome Fume Events on airlines are created by the Organophosphate Poisoning from the VOCs Volatile Organic Compounds such as the TCP tricresyl phosphate, acrolein, formaldehyde, aromatic amines, phenyl-1-naphthylamine as well as other various carcinogenic and neurotoxic chemicals. This Organophosphate Poisoning in humans causes the inhibition of acetylcholinesterase   (AChE) which leads to the accumulation of neurotoxic acetylcholine (ACh)…

Public request for health and safety information when about to fly on an A380…30.10.16

The Aerotoxic Association was asked to provide the following information on 29th October 2016: Hello there, I am a crew member due to operate on an A380 on Monday.  Having just read your post regarding the recent British Airways incident. Please could you advice me of the symptoms/conditions to look out for and if I…

INFORMATION REGARDING BRITISH AIRWAYS FUME EVENT A FEW DAYS AGO – 30.10.16

The following evidence has been acquired by the Aerotoxic Association from a BA cabin crew regarding the BA Fume event accident in an Airbus A 380 on 24th October 2016. We have a duty to publish this and other flight safety critical accident evidence in the public domain, as it is in the public interest.…