easyJet invests in passenger health

image©Aircraftinteriorinternational.com “This represents the first phase in our partnership with easyJet to ensure the highest aircraft air quality possible for their passengers and crew.” said Gabriel Popa, VP of Pall Aerospace Europe. “easyJet has been excellent to work with and is always at the forefront of new technology, continually looking to make improvements to benefit…

‘There are hundreds of sick crew’: is toxic air on planes making frequent flyers ill?

Photograph: © krystiannawrocki/Getty Images “Aerotoxic syndrome is a little-known term used to describe the symptoms of exposure to contaminated air. It is a controversial diagnosis, and many in the aviation industry are adamant it doesn’t exist. But Mulder, Cannon and other campaigners believe it is responsible for long-term sickness, and even death, in a disproportionate…

DEMO: Toxic Free Air on Aircraft in FRA and MUC July 14th

The protests took place at München and Frankfurt/M airports on July 14th – organised by flight attendants and pilots who have become victim to toxic cabin air and are demanding that the resulting ill-health is  recognised as an occupational illness (see here) and that the industry and politicians finally take measures to protect passengers and crew. (Q&A…

News from France

Syndrome aérotoxique : des effets non négligeables à long terme © par Antoine Costa / © ? DR pourquoi docteur Les fumées qui peuvent envahir les avions en vol sont toxiques à court et à long terme. Le personnel navigant et les voyageurs réguliers sont particulièrement exposés. (© source) read more   and: SYNDROME AÉROTOXIQUE : En…