9th June 2015 – Aircrew launch personal injury claims against British airlines over toxic fumes they say causes nausea, numbness and even death

  Around 17 civil cases launched by cabin crew members against airlines  They all claim to suffer Aerotoxic Syndrome caused by contaminated air Airline workers becoming increasingly worried about air quality on planes  Last month union called for public inquiry into the effects of ‘fume events’ and warned that there is insufficient research into Aerotoxic…

L’air dans les avions de ligne peut-il être contaminé par des émanations toxiques ?

  Jeudi 30 juillet, un Airbus A330 d’Air France assurant la liaison Paris-Douala (Cameroun) a dû rebrousser chemin et se poser d’urgence. A l’origine de cet incident, une “anomalie dans le système de conditionnement d’air”, qui a entraîné “l’apparition de légères fumées dans la cabine”, selon un porte-parole de la compagnie. Les passagers ont atterri…

Tel Aviv-bound flight returns to London after crew falls ill – easyjet 29th May 2015

An easyJet plane flying to Tel Aviv from London was forced to return to the airport Friday morning after a number of flight attendants reported feeling unwell. Shortly after takeoff, flight EZY2083 u-turned back to Luton Airport where paramedics and emergency response teams assessed the cabin crew members who were experiencing difficulty breathing. To read…