Incident: Germanwings A319 near Pisa on Sep 3rd 2015, smokey odour on board

A Germanwings Airbus A319-100, registration D-AGWL performing flight 4U-887 from Rome Fiumicino (Italy) to Cologne/Bonn (Germany) with 122 people on board, was climbing through FL235 out of Rome when the crew stopped the climb reporting a smokey odour on board, performed a rapid descent to FL100 and diverted to Pisa (Italy), while emergency services and…

Committee on Toxicity of Chemicals in Food, Consumer Products and the Environment Minutes of the meeting held on Tuesday, 30th June 2015 in Aviation House, London

Item 3: Matters arising Item 3: Matters arising from previous meetings 7. Paras 5-7: The former Chair, Professor Coggon, had written to the Parliamentary Under-Secretary at the Department for Transport (DfT) to again raise the problem of inaccurate representation of the Committee’s conclusions in official replies. A reply had been received by Professor Boobis, copied…

‘The airlines are running scared’ – Norfolk pilots give their views on plane poisoning claims. Eastern Daily Press

  Aerotoxic poisoning. Pictured: John Hoyte at the Aerotoxic Association launch in London June 2007. Former Norfolk Julian Soddy is far right.  Former pilot and Norwich man John Hoyte is the founder of a group called the Aerotoxic Association. They, and a growing number of pilots, scientists and MPs, believe that potentially thousands of air…