‘We have some sick passengers and crew that are throwing up’: Recording reveals moment pilot signalled full emergency when cabin ‘filled with smoke’ Daily Mail 21st July 2016

A recording has been released of the moment a pilot radioed Air Traffic Control (ATC) for emergency assistance on landing to treat sick passengers and crew. The TigerAir flight was descending in to Melbourne Airport in Australia on March 1 when the pilot reported smoke in the cabin, and that there were crew ‘throwing up’…

Incident: Koryo T204 near Shenyang on July 22nd 2016, smoke in cabin

An Air Koryo Tupolev TU-204, registration P-632 performing flight JS-151 from Pyongyang (North Korea) to Beijing (China), was climbing through 9100 meters out of Pyongyang when the crew reported smoke in the cabin and diverted to Shenyang (China) for a safe landing on runway 24 about 25 minutes later. Attending emergency services found no trace…

Accident: British Airways A320 near Paris on July 21st 2016, fumes in cabin

A British Airways Airbus A320-200, registration G-GATK performing flight BA-2552 from London Gatwick,EN (UK) to Heraklion (Greece), was enroute at FL350 about 70nm southeast of Paris (France) about 40 minutes into the flight when the crew decided to turn around and return to Gatwick due to an unbearable stench on board of the aircraft reminiscent…

British Airways jet forced to make emergency landing after stench of CANNABIS fills plane Fire crews rushed aboard to check out the overpowering smell – The Sun 22nd July 2016

A BRITISH Airways holiday jet made an emergency landing today after the stench of cannabis filled the cabin.

Passengers were told crew had fallen ill on the 8.15am service to Heraklion, Crete.

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Flying High: British Airways Flight to Crete Makes Emergency Landing as Stench of Cannabis Filled the Cabin – 22nd July 2016

A British Airways flight from Gatwick to Heraklion, Crete, was forced to make an emergency landing in Paris after the cabin apparently filled with a strong stench of cannabis and several members of the crew fell ill. It only took about 90 minutes of being into the flight before the plane carrying 174 passengers had…

Aircraft crew pursue claims on fume events – Fighting Talk by Mark Metcalf 22nd July 2016

To read the full report click HERE Article pdf’s: BIN 1141_08 BIN 1141_09 Aircraft crew pursue claims on fume events Cabin leaks blamed for ‘aerotoxic syndrome’  Health insurer accepts claim of work accident    A former airline captainhas welcomed the recent successful law suit by a German flight attendant who became seriously unwell after an…

24 passengers taken to hospital following American Airlines evacuation Emergency chutes deploy prior to flight taking off – wpbf.com 22nd July 2016

To read/watch the full report click here WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. —Twenty-four people were taken to the hospital Thursday after pilots on a Philadelphia-bound American Airlines plane ordered an emergency evacuation at Palm Beach International Airport. PLANE EVACUATED AT PBIA WPBF 25 is following a developing story out of Palm Beach International Airport, where officials…

British Airways flight to Greece turns back to Gatwick after ‘cannabis smell’ fills cabin. The Telegraph 21st July 2016

A British Airways flight carrying holidaymakers to Greece was forced to turn back when a “nasty smell” filled the cabin. Passengers complained of smelling a foul odour – reportedly compared to the smell of cannabis by some – on the flight to Heraklion airport after takeoff from Gatwick on Thursday morning. The pilot turned back as a precaution and the…

Incident: Jetblue E190 at Charleston on July 18th 2016, fumes in cabin

A Jetblue Embraer ERJ-190, registration N329JB performing flight B6-1131 from Charleston,SC to Fort Lauderdale,FL (USA), was climbing out of Charleston when the crew stopped the climb at about 17,000 feet reporting an odour and light haze in the cabin. The aircraft returned to Charleston for a safe landing about 17 minutes after departure. Passengers reported…