When Toxins attack the Nerves – Aerotoxic Syndrome – New Book – 1.1.17

When Toxins attack the Nerves Having suffered a toxic injury during my career as an air-crew member and the fact that I am still suffering from various symptoms after inhaling toxic fumes onboard aircraft for years while flying  for a major European airline, I have over time learned how to look after myself to improve…

Incident: Tiger A320 near Ho Chi Minh City on Jan 6th 2017, burning odour in cabin – Av Herald – OIL EVENTS in the future?

A Tigerair Airbus A320-200, registration 9V-TRX performing flight TR-2993 from Taipei (Taiwan) to Singapore (Singapore) with 163 people on board, was enroute at FL350 about 230nm southeast of Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam) when the crew decided to divert to Ho Chi Minh City due to a burning odour in the forward cabin. The aircraft…

L’air dans les avions est-il toxique ? France Info – 5.1.17

Pour la première fois en France, un pilote d’avion vient de déposer plainte contre X. Il s’estime victime du “syndrome aérotoxique”. Mais ce phénomène est encore peu étudié en France et difficile à établir. Il s’agirait de failles dans les systèmes d’aération des avions qui pourraient être à l’origine d’une exposition à un air contaminé.…

A Reply to OPEN LETTER Dr Jill R Meara Acting Director Public Health England Centre for Radiation, Chemical and Environmental Hazards from Captain Tristan Loraine – 6.1.17

OPEN LETTER Dr Jill R Meara Acting Director Public Health England Centre for Radiation, Chemical and Environmental Hazards Wellington House 133 – 155 Waterloo Road London SE1 8UG Ref: BA286 – Airbus A380 diversion to Vancouver – G-XLEB Friday 6th January 2017 Dear Dr. Meara Thank you for your email of 15 November 2016. I…

I’ve been in a fume event, what should I do? 6.1.17

Firstly ensure the fumes have been reported on a Mandatory Occurrence Report form (MOR) and entered into the tech log for the engineers to investigate. Each crew member involved should also complete an Incident Report, take photocopies, keep one and send a copy to your union. There is still no definitive blood test available to…