Airline Pilot Named One of the Most Stressful Jobs of 2017 – Travel & Leisure – 15.1.17

If you think your job is one of the most stressful out there, now you can find out for sure. CareerCast has released their list of the year’s most stressful jobs, and the gigs range from the expected (police officer) to the slightly left-field (broadcaster). CareerCast, which is a job search engine, shared that they…

Poison in the sky: The air travel industry has been putting profit over safety by ignoring aerotoxicity – Natural News 12.1.17

(NaturalNews) Have you ever wondered how jet airliners supply fresh air to passengers while flying at high altitudes? Everyone on board relies on this air supply, but where does it come from, and why hasn’t the aviation industry informed us of its health hazards? For 40 years, the air travel industry has kept this design secret.…

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 – 13.1.17

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…

Die Gesundheits-AG informiert: Wichtige Petitionen zum Thema “Fume Events” – Unabhängige Flugbegleiter Organisation Gewerkschaft des Kabinenpersonals – SIGN PETITION PLEASE – 9.1.17

Liebe Kolleginnen und Kollegen, nach wie vor, ist das Thema „Kontaminierte Kabinenluft“ eines der wichtigsten Gesundheits-Themen für Euch und uns, Eurer Gesundheits-AG. In diesem Zusammenhang möchten wir Euch gerne zwei Petitionen ans Herz legen, die wir als unbedingt unterstützenswert ansehen: Bei change.org hat eine Kollegin, eine Petition ins Leben gerufen und kämpft damit für den…

Flight Attendants: Boeing Is Poisoning Us with Toxic Air – New Domain – 10.1.17

In a lawsuit, flight attendants accuse Boeing of poisoining them with toxic air. Stephanie McMillan takes a closer look. Flight attendants for Alaska Air have filed a lawsuit against Boeing for allowing toxic air into the cabins of the airplanes it manufactures. According to the complaint, the air used to maintain cabin pressure gets sucked into…

PASSENGERS CAN REPORT FUMES (OIL EVENTS) AS WELL AS AIRCREW. Civil Aviation Authority forms – 8.1.17

Print out these international fume reporting forms and send to the regulator in your country if you experience fumes on a flight or illness after a flight. If you live in the UK or if you traveled on a British registered aircraft they should be sent to the UK Civil Aviation Authority which says it…

Cholinesterase Inhibition – Extoxnet – September 1993 – NHS Test? – Republished 8.1.17

One of the most difficult things for people, even doctors, to understand about chemical poisoning is: why doesn’t everyone have the same symptoms and why isn’t everyone affected to the same degree? A substance that plays a big part in this is called cholinesterase. It’s quite complicated but this paper by Cornell University explains why…

The Sunday Times – will more evidence be publicized and will the key ‘A’ word be used….? A Blog 7.1.17

Flight crew ‘spaced out’ on fumes – The Sunday Times – 1st January 2017 On Sunday 1st January 2017 Mr Mark Hookham, Transport correspondent of The Sunday Times bravely published an article about 388 passengers and 25 crew becoming sick after exposure to toxic fumes in the confined space of a public transport jet airliner on…