Accident: Eurowings A319 at Dusseldorf on May 16th 2016, smoke in cockpit and cabin – Av Herald – 1.11.16

A Eurowings Airbus A319-100, registration D-AGWA performing flight 4U-9023 from Dresden to Dusseldorf (Germany) with 142 passengers and 5 crew, was on approach to Dusseldorf when the crew reported smoke in cockpit and cabin. The aircraft continued for a safe landing on Dusseldorf’s runway 23L with emergency services on standby. The aircraft taxied to the…

OLD NEWS: Lufthansa Working To Reduce A380 Cabin Fume Events – Aviation Week – 2nd October 2012

OLD NEWS from 2nd October 2012 Lufthansa is working on initiatives to reduce cabin fume events on its fleet of AirbusA380s. The measures include alterations to the Rolls-Royce Trent 900 engines, procedural changes and better surveillance of cabin air quality. The airline says it has experienced an unusual number of cabin fume events on its…

Terrified passengers are forced to evacuate a Flybe jet on the runway of Belfast airport after smoke was spotted in the cabin – Daily Mail – 31st October 2016

Read the full report here there is no Av Herald report which confirms that only certain fume events are reported in the media or reporting systems. Basically the travelling public are only told what the airlines want them to know and it’s nobodies duty to follow up on any particular incident or accident. You have been warned……

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)…