KLM stewardess has to lose job (Aerotoxic) – De Telegraaf – 9.2.17

Google translation: AMSTERDAM – The sick KLM stewardess Evelyn van den Heuvel (32), who says to be felled by nerve gases in aircraft should not be summarily dismissed. She touches it lost its job by April 1st. The Subdistrict Court held in Amsterdam. The resignation will be destroyed on the spot by the end of…

Accident: Lufthansa A319 at Brussels on Jan 7th 2017, strong oil fumes on approach – AV Herald – OIL EVENT – 9.2.17

A Lufthansa Airbus A319-100, registration D-AIBF performing flight LH-2286 from Munich (Germany) to Brussels (Belgium), was descending towards Brussels when a strong oil smell developed on board causing eye irritations, headache, dizziness, concentration difficulties and respiratory problems. The aircraft continued for a safe landing on Brussels’ runway 25R. The entire crew went to a hospital…

Incident: Germanwings A319 enroute on Feb 1st 2017, captain dizzy, both flight crew on oxygen – Av Herald – 7.2.17

A Germanwings Airbus A319-100, registration D-AGWJ performing flight 4U-11 from Berlin Tegel to Cologne (Germany), was enroute when the captain felt dizzy and dopey. Both flight crew donned their oxygen masks and continued the flight to Cologne for a safe landing about 40 minutes after departure from Berlin. According to information The Aviation Herald received…

Incident: Germanwings A319 near Paris on Jan 30th 2017, chemical odour, both flight crew on oxygen – Av Herald – Oil Event – 7.2.17

A Germanwings Airbus A319-100, registration D-AGWM performing flight 4U-7402 from Hamburg (Germany) to Paris Charles de Gaulle (France), was descending through FL120 towards Paris when a strong chemical odour occurred on board of the aircraft. Both flight crew donned their oxygen masks and continued for a safe landing on runway 27R about 14 minutes later.…

Incident: Virgin Atlantic B789 over Atlantic on Feb 2nd 2017, pilot becomes ill – NON OIL EVENT. 7.2.17

A Virgin Atlantic Boeing 787-900, registration G-VOWS performing flight VS-2 (dep Feb 1st) from Newark,NJ (USA) to London Heathrow,EN (UK), was enroute at FL380 about 450nm east of St. John’s,NL (Canada) when one of the pilots became ill and left the flight deck. The other pilot declared medical emergency (without reporting a pilot incapacitation), descended…

Stuttgart: Bleed Air, Aerotoxic Syndrome or Fume Event – Verdi – 5.2.17

Google translation: Stuttgart: Bleed Air, Aerotoxic Syndrome or Fume Event Syndrome or Fume-Event to German: Gift im Flieger – ever heard of it? The concept of the aerotoxic syndrome, Bleed Air or Fume events is known. Some of them have done their own painful, sometimes even deadly, way. Aviation is affected worldwide. There were already…

The Mental Capacity Act – A decade on, what’s wrong and what’s right? An open Conference on 30th March 2017 at Norwich, Norfolk. UK – 5.2.17

DATE AND TIME Thu 30 March 2017 09:30 – 18:00 BST LOCATION Mercure Hotel 121-131 Boundary Road Norwich NR3 2BA DESCRIPTION On 13th March 2014, the House of Lords Select Committee on the Mental Capacity Act 2005 published the report of its ten‐month investigation. The Government responded: “We agree with the Committee’s overall finding: that…

Knowledge & possible procedure, at (V.a.) Poisoning by contaminated cabin air in aircraft – “Fume Events” – 4.2.17

Google Translation: Poisoning by nerve pains – not only those caused by contaminated cabin air in passenger aircraft – but also these, do not correspond to a nonspecific, unspecified disease / symptom complex, as by circumscribed terms such as eg. “Aerotoxic syndrome” is so often presented. On the contrary, if it is objective and often…