‘KILLED BY TOXIC COCKPIT’ British Airways pilot who thought he was being ‘poisoned by contaminated cockpit air’ died after seeking help abroad because UK doctors did not believe him’ – The Sun – 7.4.17

A BRITISH Airways co-pilot who believed he was being poisoned by contaminated cockpit air died as he tried to seek medical help abroad, an inquest heard. Richard Westgate suffered from severe headaches, confusion, sight problems and insomnia before he died in December 2012 at the age of 43. He moved to the Netherlands to seek…

Richard Westgate Coroner’s Inquest. 6th – 13th April 2017 Salisbury, Dorset. UK – David Platt QC & Michael Rawlinson QC – aerotoxicity claims from aircrew.

Evidence published in the public Interest: From 6th – 13th April 2017 @ 1000 there will be a public Coroner’s inquest into the death of Richard Mark Westgate at Salisbury Coroner’s Court, Dorset, UK. Representing BA and the Civil Aviation Authority: David Platt QC Practice Overview David specialises in occupational disease, personal injury and insurance…

Cabine Union UFO organized demonstration against contaminated cabin air – FRA Terminal 1 – 1300 – 28.3.17

The independent flight attendants organization (UFO) will call for a demonstration against contaminated cabin air at Frankfurt Airport on Tuesday from 1 pm. “So-called” fume events “are a blatant health risk for cabin staff, pilots and air travelers. That is why, together with members of different airlines, trade unions and clubs, we are demonstrating a…

Now available: International Cabin Air Quality Conference presentation on-line

The 2017 Aircraft Cabin Air Conference proceedings are now available.  Please visit the ‘films‘ tab and fill out the required form to view. HERE   all rights © GCAQE     International Cabin Air Conference London 19-20 September 2017 Cabin Air Conference Flyer    To view the last BALPA sponsored Contaminated Cabin Air Conference in London, UK 20-21 April…

Demo for non-toxic cabin air in Frankfurt 28.4.17 – Austrian Wings – 20.3.17

On 28 March and a month later demonstrations of pilots and flight attendants affected by the aerotoxic syndrome as well as their supporters take place in Frankfurt. Thanks to the untiring efforts of the International Association for Environmental Disorders and the special commitment of Sabine Ganghofer-Röder, a demonstration “For non-toxic airborne in aircrafts” will take…

NEW AEROTOXIC Film – Funding required. FACT NOT FICTION FILMS. Watch the trailer…18/3/17

  AEROTOXIC (UHD) An inquisitive, thought-provoking and inspiring feature documentary explores an ongoing investigation unfamiliar to the travelling public. ‘Aerotoxic’ delves into a claim made about the air we breathe on commercial jet airliners. ​‘Aerotoxic’ unravels the research, the scientific opinion, the testimonies and the ongoing debate questioning the quality of the air we breathe…