Tricresyl phosphate and the aerotoxic syndrome of flight crew members – Current gaps in knowledge

Abstract Tricresyl phosphate (TCP), and in particular its tri-ortho substituted isomer (o,o,o-TCP), has been frequently used in aircraft engine oil. Bleed air, provided to the flight deck and cabin can contain traces of TCP. TCP can cause neurotoxic effects in humans. Regularly, airline pilots complain about loss of memory, headaches, dizziness, tunnel vision and other…

“Exploited, exploited” // “Ausgenutzt Ausgebeutet” – Aviation industry goes against the mission of journalist Tim Van Beveren

“Nerve poison in the plane,” a controversial subject, but not about the aviation industry goes against the mission of the series “The Story” tonight on ARD before. Three letters came from a lawyer involved in the production, including the de facto lead author of the documentary, Tim van Beveren. Original German: “Ausgenutzt, ausgebeutet”    English translation:…