BALPA latest on Contaminated Cabin Air – 3 years ago – 1st January 2013

Our position on the health effects of contaminated cabin air is led by our Operational Aviation Medicine and our Occupational Health and Safety Study Groups. We have been working continuously towards understanding and evaluating the science relevant to cabin air issues for over ten years. The nature of this subject is extremely complex and has…

Airline Cabin Air Quality – Representative John Mica – 5th June 2003

Representative John Mica Health and airline officials testified about aircraft cabin environments and air quality standards in commercial airlines. Among the topics they addressed were potential transmission of infectious diseases, occupational health concerns for airline crews, and the recent global outbreak of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS). To view the 5th June 2003 evidence click here To…

Have you ever wondered what happens following ‘Fume event’ flights?…To be continued.

easy jet flight EZY 2083 returned to Luton airport following ‘fumes’ in the passenger cabin on Friday 29th May 2015 Click here for a Times of Israel report. easyjet flight EZY1827, left Manchester at 1.10pm on Thursday 16th July 2015, when the plane was diverted due to ‘fumes’ in the passenger cabin. Click here for…