BALPA on drugs and testing – Poisoned = Drugged & Testing = Testing.

Read 2016 BALPA report on drugs and testing here.

Being poisoned = being involuntarily drugged… 

Click cjne-paper5-5 to review a published 2008 paper on 27 BALPA pilots with AEROTOXIC syndrome from 2006 and tested for toxic poisoning. 10 years ago…

To view the 2005 BALPA position on toxic cabin air click http://aerotoxic.org/information/proceedings-balpa-air-safety-cabin-air-quality-international-aero-industry-conference-held-imperial-college-london/

Cabin Air: Embarrassing activism, instead of working on the thing – Marcus Tressel – 13.6.16

Kabinenluft: Peinlicher Aktionismus, anstatt an der Sache zu arbeiten Read the full report here. Eine Bundesregierung, die ihre Aufgabe darin erschöpft sieht, kleine Anfragen zu beantworten. Eine Industrie, die sich mehr damit bemüht, zu erklären, warum es kein Problem gibt, anstatt es zu lösen. Eine Berufsgenossenschaft, die sich beharrlich weigert, Krankheitsfälle anzuerkennen und präventive Maßnahmen…

Accident: Lufthansa A321 at Dusseldorf on Apr 4th 2016, fumes injure flight attendant

A Lufthansa Airbus A321-200, registration D-AISE performing flight LH-88 from Frankfurt to Dusseldorf (Germany), was on approach to Dusseldorf’s runway 05R just moments before the gear was extended, when a smell of “old socks”, “sweaty feet” and “old nappies” was noticed by the occupants in the cabin, the passengers closed their air conditioning outlets in…

MPS DEMAND RELEASE OF GOVERNMENT EVIDENCE ON ORGANOPHOSPHATES – 7 June 2016

MPs have demanded the release of key evidence connected to the decision to end compulsory dipping and use of organophosphate-based (OP) chemicals. Thousands of farmers, farm workers and even officials supervising dipping suffered debilitating ill health from using the chemicals under government orders, to protect against sheep scab. The Government made a partial release of…

Incident: Ryanair B738 near Cologne on June 7th 2016, fumes in cabin

A Ryanair Boeing 737-800, registration EI-FRB performing flight FR-5489 from Dusseldorf Niederrhein (Germany) to Porto (Portugal) with 185 people on board, was enroute at FL340 about 70nm southwest of Cologne/Bonn (Germany) already in Belgian Airspace when the crew decided to turn around and divert to Cologne reporting fumes on board. Emergency services in Cologne prepared…

Germanwings Airbus A-319 between Stuttgart and Hamburg on May 11th 2016, two cabin crew poisoned by carbon monoxide

A Germanwings Airbus A319-100, registration D-AGWZ (there are currently a total of zero reports registered for this aircraft and the airline Germanwings itself has been mentioned in 44 accidents or incidents) performing flight 4U-7048 from Hamburg to Stuttgart (Germany), was on approach to Stuttgart when the flight crew declared medical emergency reporting two cabin crew…