Examination report shows how toxic fumes come on board – Swiss warns their staff – Basellandschaftliche Zeitung – 26.11.16

Google translation below… Die Vorfälle mit kontaminierter Kabinenluft in Flugzeugen häufen sich. Dies stellt die Schweizerische Sicherheitsuntersuchungsstelle (Sust) gemäss einem Bericht der „Schweiz am Sonntag“ fest. Ein Grund dafür sind die in die Jahre gekommenen Jumbolinos. Im Cockpit und im Passagierraum des Airbus A330 der Swiss breitet sich fünf Minuten nach dem Start in Zürich…

Incident: Lufthansa A321 near Frankfurt on Nov 10th 2016, fumes in cockpit and cabin – Av Herald

A Lufthansa Airbus A321-200, registration D-AISQ performing flight LH-848 from Frankfurt/Main (Germany) to Helsinki (Finland), was climbing out of Frankfurt when the crew stopped the climb at FL130 reporting fumes in cockpit and cabin. The aircraft returned to Frankfurt for a safe landing on runway 25C about 20 minutes after departure. A replacement A321-200 registration…

Incident: Qatar B773 near Zurich on Nov 19th 2016, smoke on the flight deck

A Qatar Airways Boeing 777-300, registration A7-BAO performing flight QR-778 (dep Nov 18th) from Miami,FL (USA) to Doha (Qatar), was enroute at FL350 about 15nm northeast of Zurich (Switzerland) when the crew reported smoke on the flight deck and requested to divert to Zurich with CATIII ILS available for runway 16. ATC reported that only…

Incident: Berlin A320 near Palma Mallorca on Nov 6th 2016, fumes in cabin – AV Herald

An Air Berlin Airbus A320-200, registration D-ABZN performing flight AB-7520 from Munich (Germany) to Palma Mallorca,SP (Spain), was descending towards Palma Mallorca, when cabin crew noticed the odour of old socks in the aft and forward cabin. The aircraft continued for a safe landing on Mallorca’s runway 24R. Following landing cabin and flight crew went…

Aircraft air conditioning UK House of Lords BA 286 Q&A – 8th November 2016

The Countess of Mar Deputy Chairman of Committees, Deputy Speaker (Lords) To ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the diversion to Vancouver on 25 October of BA flight 286 from San Francisco to London after crew members become unwell, and in the light of reports that the cabin air was contaminated, whether British passengers on…

Toxic cabin fumes can POISON plane passengers and oxygen masks are no protection warns BA’s in-flight safety chief – Daily Mail – 6.11.16

  British Airways’ head of in-flight safety said cabin fumes can be toxic Mark Mannering-Smith wrote the message on an internal online forum He wrote the crew can be hurt by fumes which can ‘incapacitate’ flyers  The head of in-flight safety for British Airways has admitted that passengers can be ‘incapacitated’ by toxic fumes on…

British Airways passengers from BA 286 San Francisco – London 24th October 2016 ? REPORT on FACEBOOK – 6.11.16

Were you a passenger on BA 286 from San Fransisco – London Heathrow on Monday 24th October 2016?

This flight experienced a FUME EVENT which must be reported, please assist British Airways and the Authorities by making a mandatory accident report by going to:-

https://www.facebook.com/BA286/

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Toxische Kabinenluft in den Flugzeugen gefährdet die Gesundheit von Crew und Passagieren Giftgas an Board = Toxic cabin air into the aircraft endangers the health of crew and passengers Poison gas on board – BLICK 6.11.16

Vorfälle mit toxischer Kabinenluft häufen sich. Auch Passagiere sind davon betroffen. Industrie und Airlines müssen reagieren. In einem Jumbolino dieses Typs der Swiss machte sich am 10. Oktober im Cockpit Ölgeruch breit. Der Start am Genfer Flug­hafen wurde im letzten Moment gestoppt. STEFFEN SCHMIDT  Die Crew testete, ob noch Ölgeruch vorhanden war: Freya von der Ropp…

Which chemicals are in fume events? As nine years later the Authorities still claim not to know…6.11.16

On 6th November 2007 John Hoyte former BAe 146 Training Captain offered to fill a BAe 146 with VISIBLE OIL FUMES ON THE GROUND (for ease of testing) such that CRANFIELD UNIVERSITY could measure the fumes. Click the following link to read the 2007 e mails. muir-nov07 Nine (9) years later the AUTHORITIES still claim NOT TO…

‘JET CABIN FUMES CAN BE TOXIC’ British Airways safety chief Mark Mannering-Smith admits vapours have the ability to ‘incapacitate’ flyers. The Sun – 5.11.16

BA slammed as it is revealed drop-down oxygen masks aren’t sufficient protection from fumes in event of an emergency EXCLUSIVE BY STEPHEN MOYES 5th November 2016, 9:52 pm A BRITISH Airways boss has admitted passengers and crew can be hurt by toxic fumes on flights. And the airline has been criticised for failing to offer…