Lufthansa: Kabinenluft ist sauber – 10.3.16

Gemeinsam mit der Medizinischen Hochschule Hannover untersuchte die Lufthansa zwischen April 2013 und Mai 2015, ob die Kabinenluft in Flugzeugen tatsächlich kontaminiert ist. Das Ergebnis der Messungen auf 108 Testflügen: Die Luft in Flugzeugkabinen ist genauso sauber wie in Arbeitsräumen am Boden. Die Messreihen wurden mit einem eigens entwickelten Gerätekoffer durchgeführt und umfassten mehr als…

US Flight Attendants…. CALL!!! Senator Dianne Feinstein 1st March 2016

US Flight Attendants…. CALL!!! Senator Dianne Feinstein 415-393-0707 If you smell fumes on your aircraft! call Senator Feinstein’s, ‘San Francisco office…’ Call from the aircraft if it is safe to do. Start using your voice. Name Airline, aircraft, and aircraft number… Reference H.R. 658 section 320… Tell her you are not taking it anymore. You…

Incident: American A321 at Charlotte on Feb 29th 2016, possible fumes in cabin

An American Airlines Airbus A321-200, registration N195UW performing flight AA-1813 from Charlotte,NC to Tampa,FL (USA), was climbing out of Charlotte’s runway 18L when the crew stopped the climb at 13,000 feet reporting they had possible fumes in the cabin but weren’t able to ascertain, hence they wanted to return. The aircraft landed safely back on…

‘Unusual odour’ prompts priority landing for Tigerair plane – 7 News 1st March 2016

A Tigerair flight from Brisbane has made a priority landing, touching down safely at Melbourne’s Tullamarine airport. Three cabin crew members were treated at the scene “as a precautionary measure” by emergency crews, who met the aircraft in Melbourne, a Tigerair spokesperson confirmed, however Ambulance Victoria said they assessed four people. “All passengers walked off…

Incident: Lufthansa A319 at Krakow and Munich on Feb 20th 2016, hydraulic odour in cockpit and cabin

A Lufthansa Airbus A319-100, registration D-AILD performing flight LH-1625 from Krakow (Poland) to Munich (Germany), was taxiing for departure from Krakow when a hydraulic odour was noticed in cockpit and cabin, the APU was running. The aircraft departed and later was on approach to Munich, when the odour re-occurred and intensified, the APU was not…

Incident: Malaysia A388 near Kuala Lumpur on Feb 25th 2016, engine oil and smell

A Malaysia Airlines Airbus A380-800, registration 9M-MNB performing flight MH-2 from Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) to London Heathrow,EN (UK), was climbing out of Kuala Lumpur when the crew stopped the climb at FL240, entered a hold and subsequently returned to Kuala Lumpur for a safe landing on runway 32L about 2 hours after departure. A passenger…

Update: Emergency flight landing in Waterloo due to smoke in cockpit. KWWL.COM – 18th February 2016

Update: A passenger plane making an emergency landing at a local airport after crews say they saw smoke coming from the cockpit. The American Airlines plane taking off from Sioux Falls, South Dakota earlier today heading to Chicago, but was forced to land at the Waterloo airport. With a cabin full of what several called “fog like…