Date set for landmark hearing into dangers of fumes in the cabin 6 – 13 April 2017 – Bournemouth Echo – 19.1.17

A LANDMARK court hearing to examine the risks posed by toxic fumes inside aircraft cabins will be heard in Bournemouth in April. A date has finally been set for a full inquest into the death of British Airways pilot Richard Westgate. The hearing will take place over two weeks in April at Bournemouth Town Hall…

Cabin Smoke, Fire, Fumes, or Odor Incidents – NASA 2016 report – 19.1.17

Report Set Description …………………………………..A sampling of air carrier reports concerning cabin smoke, fire, fumes or odor related events. Update Number …………………………………………….9.0 Date of Update ……………………………………………..June 22, 2016 Number of Records in Report Set ……………………50 Number of New Records in Report Set ……………50 Type of Records in Report Set ………………………..For each update, new records received at…

Have you ever wondered what happened as a result of OPEN LETTERS sent to scientists by other expert scientists? – here is just a single example from exactly 2 years ago : Criticism of KLM’s Health Risk Assessment – 17.1.15 Republished 17.1.17

Have you ever wondered what happened as a result of OPEN LETTERS sent to scientists by other expert scientists – here is just a single example from exactly 2 years ago. Their answers are – SILENCE.  Read all of the OPEN LETTERS here.   Read the open letters of the Aerotoxic Association experts, supporters and scientists who…

Stuttgart: Bleed Air, Aerotoxisches Syndrom oder Fume-Event – VER.DI – 16.1.17

Stuttgart: Bleed Air, Aerotoxisches Syndrom oder Fume-Event Syndrom oder Fume-Event zu deutsch: Gift im Flieger – schon mal was davon gehört? Flugzeugcrews ist die Begrifflichkeit des aerotoxischen Syndroms, Bleed Air oder Fume-Events bekannt. Manche haben selber auf schmerzhafte, zum Teil sogar tödliche Weise damit ihre schlimmen Erfahrungen gemacht. Betroffen ist die Luftfahrt weltweit. Auch in…

Accident: Germanwings A319 near Stuttgart and Krakow on Oct 15th 2016, fumes injure passenger and 2 cabin crew – OIL EVENT UPDATE – 16.1.17

A Germanwings Airbus A319-100, registration D-AKNK performing flight 4U-2734 from Stuttgart (Germany) to Krakov (Poland), was climbing out of Stuttgart when a strong odour of smelly fish and old socks became noticeable in the forward section of the cabin. All flight attendants as well as at least one passenger started to feel unwell with symptoms…

Accident: Germanwings A320 at Amsterdam and Stuttgart on Jan 12th 2017, fumes on board – OIL EVENT ?

A Germanwings Airbus A320-200, registration D-AIQH performing flight 4U-2181 from Amsterdam (Netherlands) to Stuttgart (Germany) with 64 passengers and 6 crew, was taxiing for departure when a light nasty odour was noticed throughout the aircraft. Following departure the odour became significantly pronounced developing as a smell of old socks, that was clearly noticeable in both…

Airline Pilot Named One of the Most Stressful Jobs of 2017 – Travel & Leisure – 15.1.17

If you think your job is one of the most stressful out there, now you can find out for sure. CareerCast has released their list of the year’s most stressful jobs, and the gigs range from the expected (police officer) to the slightly left-field (broadcaster). CareerCast, which is a job search engine, shared that they…

Poison in the sky: The air travel industry has been putting profit over safety by ignoring aerotoxicity – Natural News 12.1.17

(NaturalNews) Have you ever wondered how jet airliners supply fresh air to passengers while flying at high altitudes? Everyone on board relies on this air supply, but where does it come from, and why hasn’t the aviation industry informed us of its health hazards? For 40 years, the air travel industry has kept this design secret.…

A Reply to OPEN LETTER Dr Jill R Meara Acting Director Public Health England Centre for Radiation, Chemical and Environmental Hazards from Captain Tristan Loraine – 13.1.17

OPEN LETTER Dr Jill R Meara Acting Director Public Health England Centre for Radiation, Chemical and Environmental Hazards Wellington House 133 – 155 Waterloo Road London SE1 8UG Ref: BA286 – Airbus A380 diversion to Vancouver – G-XLEB Friday 6th January 2017 Dear Dr. Meara Thank you for your email of 15 November 2016. I…