‘Fume event’ hospitalises American Airlines crew in latest incident concerning cabin air – Virdis Navitas – 5.1.17

‘Fume event’ hospitalises American Airlines crew in latest incident concerning cabin air even flight attendants were taken to hospital complaining of headaches caused by “odours in the cabin” on an American Airlines aircraft. The crew on flight 1896, which landed safely in Orlando on Monday night, were said to have been involved in what are…

CONTAMINATED CABINS – VC – 25.1.17

Click here to read VC’s position on contaminated cabin air in German. Google translation: In order to guarantee the greatest possible safety in air traffic and to protect the health of passengers and aircraft occupants, the Cockpit association calls for the avoidance of harmful substances in cabin air. What it’s all about The cabin air…

VC wants to petition to receive the Fume Event consultation – 24.1.17

Google translation to English: The issue of contaminated cabin air is more topical than ever, and the Cockpit (VC) association is becoming more and more aware of affected pilots. This is why the VC has worked to establish a competence center in the field of cabin air at the University of Göttingen, in order to…