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…

In Australian Federation of Airline Pilots (AFAP) news …

  “A new study published in the World Health Organisation Journal, Public Health Panorama, has revealed a clear link between exposure to contaminated air supplies and acute and chronic adverse effects in aircrew. Concerns for the adverse health effects experienced by aircrew who have been exposed to contaminated air has long been a concern in…

‘Toxic’ cabin air on your flight linked to cancer, neurological problems: WHO report

  The cabin air inhaled by passengers and flight crews on commercial airplanes has been linked to several alarming health concerns such as cancer, neurological problems and chronic fatigue, new research in the World Health Organization (WHO) journal states. Last year CUPE’s Airline Division presented its concerns to MPs on the standing committee on transport,…