Fume Events: Mehr Fragen als Antworten = Fume Events: More questions than answers – Austrian Aviation.net – 8.11.16

Full report in German here Google translation: Contaminated cabin air and, in particular, “Fume Events” have been reported again and again. Thus a contamination of the cabin air by engine oil at a Dash 8 of the Austrian Airlines was classified as a “serious fault” by the Austrian airfield a few weeks ago. Such cases…

BALPA & Causes of Pilot Burnout in 2016 & 2005…11th November 2016

The British Airline Pilots Association (BALPA) have just had their annual conference and PILOT MEMBER  BURNOUT was their key topic:- “We dedicated a day to each of our key topics, the first looking at burnout. Our Focus on Fatigue project has borne the question of not just how dangerous fatigue can be in the short-term,…

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…

Airbus ohne Zapfluft – UFO begrüßt jüngstes technisches Engagement von Liebherr Aerospace = Airbus without bleed air – UFO welcomes recent technical commitment of Liebherr Aerospace – UFO – 7.11.16

Die Unabhängige Flugbegleiter Organisation (UFO) begrüßt technische Neuentwicklungen, welche in Zukunft auch Flugzeuge des Herstellers Airbus mit Frischluft versorgen können. Ein entsprechendes System, welches Flugzeugkabinen durch einen neuentwickelten Turbokompressor mit Außenluft versorgt, war vom 3. bis 24. Juni 2016 von Airbus zusammen mit dem Zulieferer Liebherr Aerospace in Toulouse, Frankreich getestet worden. Am 7. Juli…

Neurotoxicity of tri ortho cresyl phosphate (TOCP) in adult hen by Al-Sereah, Bahaa / Majeed, Saleh – 6.11.16

Description: Publisher/Verlag: LAP Lambert Academic Publishing | Light and Electron microscopic study | The study was done as neurotoxicity research project on adult hen.Tri ortho cresyl phosphate (TOCP) was chosen as the best example for organophosphorus poison or neurotoxicity as most of the neurotoxicity research work was done by using (TOCP). In the present topic…

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/

facebook-createThank you.

 

«Piloten sind im Dilemma» = “Pilots are in dilemma” – BLICK – 6.11.16

Giftgas im Flugzeug – und niemand schaut richtig hin. Die Nähe zwischen Politik, Herstellern und Airlines verhindert einen adäquaten Umgang mit dem aerotoxischen Syndrom, sagt der Experte. Auch die Piloten sind im Dilemma. SonntagsBlick: Tim van Beveren, Sie ­haben in Ihrem Film zahlreiche Vorfälle dokumentiert: Es geht etwa um einen inzwischen verstorbenen Piloten, einen Fall…

Aerotoxic Syndrome: Why You Get Sick While Flying And How To Protect Yourself – Honey Colony – 6.11.16

Pan pan pan — fumes aboard Aerotoxic syndrome is no joke. Imagine standing in front of a fan while someone opens a bottle of motor oil and forces you to inhale the fumes. This is the situation airline passengers face every day when they inhale engine oil mixed with recycled air thanks to faulty engine…