OPEN Letter to Lord Ahmad, Under Secretary of State for Transport from Ian Panton – 24th July 2015

OPEN LETTER Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Transport Department for Transport Great Minster House 33 Horseferry Road London SW1P 4DR 24 July 2015 Dear Lord Ahmad, Aircraft: Air Conditioning:House of Lords Written Question HL 1538 In answer to the written question submitted by The Countess of Mar: “To ask Her…

Q. To ask Her Majesty’s Government what published scientific data there are regarding the risks to the unborn child of inhaling heated pyrolysed synthetic jet engine fumes – 23rd July 2015. Read the Government answer.


To read Countess Mar’s question again click here.


To read Lord Ahmad’s Government answer click here.

To witness a visible oil fume event on a passenger jet flight click below.



To read a testimony from a female passenger from a single fume event flight in 2000 click here.

Q. What are the concentrations of organophosphates in a visible oil fume event in a passenger jet?

Countess Mar: To ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon on 8 July (HL831), whether, during the Cranfield Study, any reliable information on the concentration of organophosphates specifically during a visible fume event when the interior of an aircraft is filled with smoke was collected; and if not,…