Gift-Alarm im Flugzeug? = Poison – Alarm in the aircraft ? RTL

Macht die Luft in Flugzeugen krank? Die Airlines geraten in dieser Frage immer stärker unter Druck. Hintergrund sind Berichte über Giftstoffe in der Kabinenluft, die als Erkrankungsursache von Piloten und Flugbegleitern schon länger diskutiert werden. In einem dem Radioprogramm ‘NDR Info’ vorliegenden vertraulichen Papier des Bundesverbandes deutscher Fluggesellschaften (BDF) befürchten die Mitgliedsunternehmen nun ein “potenzielles…

American Airlines flight makes emergency landing at LAX due to mechanical issue – 11th February 2016

(FOX 11) – American Airlines flight #564 made an emergency landing Thursday at LAX after a report of a mechanical issue. The plane took off from San Jose carrying more than 100 passengers shortly after 9 a.m. and was en-route to Phoenix when the problem was reported. The pilot initially reported smoke in the cockpit,…

Plane lands in Los Angeles after declaring emergency -11th February 2016

LOS ANGELES — Authorities say an American Airlines plane has landed safely after declaring an emergency and diverting to Los Angeles International Airport. Los Angeles Fire Department spokesman Brian Humphrey says the plane landed and taxied normally late Thursday morning and firefighters were not needed. A Los Angeles Fire Department spokesman says nobody required hospitalization…

Smoke causes United Airlines emergency landing at Tucson airport – abc 15 News

TUCSON, AZ – A plane made an emergency landing at Tucson International Airport Sunday morning, after smoke filled the cockpit and cabin, according to authorities. Tucson Airport spokesperson Jessie Butler said United flight 6517 took off from Tucson to Los Angeles at 6 a.m. with 77 passengers on board.  While in the air, the plane…