Please consider donating to: Air crew & passenger health research: toxic oil – In Memory of Captain David Hill – 20.1.17

Dear All, Thank you all for your kind words, cards and generosity.  We are blessed that Dave had so many wonderful colleagues and friends. Dave’s memorial service will be held on Saturday, March 4th @ 10:00 a.m. at Christ the King Church, 4291 Evergreen Pkwy, Evergreen, CO.  A celebration of Dave’s life will continue after…

Fume event: crewmembers and passenger injured on Germanwings flight – Austrian Wings – 19.1.17

Google translation: The A319 from Germanwings involved in the incident, symbol image – Photo: Huber / Austrian Wings Media Crew On a flight of the Lufthansa subsidiary Germanwings two flight attendants and one passenger were injured at a Fume event. The incident occurred as early as October 2016, but was only now known by a…

Date set for landmark hearing into dangers of fumes in the cabin 6 – 13 April 2017 – Bournemouth Echo – 19.1.17

A LANDMARK court hearing to examine the risks posed by toxic fumes inside aircraft cabins will be heard in Bournemouth in April. A date has finally been set for a full inquest into the death of British Airways pilot Richard Westgate. The hearing will take place over two weeks in April at Bournemouth Town Hall…

Cabin Smoke, Fire, Fumes, or Odor Incidents – NASA 2016 report – 19.1.17

Report Set Description …………………………………..A sampling of air carrier reports concerning cabin smoke, fire, fumes or odor related events. Update Number …………………………………………….9.0 Date of Update ……………………………………………..June 22, 2016 Number of Records in Report Set ……………………50 Number of New Records in Report Set ……………50 Type of Records in Report Set ………………………..For each update, new records received at…

Have you ever wondered what happened as a result of OPEN LETTERS sent to scientists by other expert scientists? – here is just a single example from exactly 2 years ago : Criticism of KLM’s Health Risk Assessment – 17.1.15 Republished 17.1.17

Have you ever wondered what happened as a result of OPEN LETTERS sent to scientists by other expert scientists – here is just a single example from exactly 2 years ago. Their answers are – SILENCE.  Read all of the OPEN LETTERS here.   Read the open letters of the Aerotoxic Association experts, supporters and scientists who…

Stuttgart: Bleed Air, Aerotoxisches Syndrom oder Fume-Event – VER.DI – 16.1.17

Stuttgart: Bleed Air, Aerotoxisches Syndrom oder Fume-Event Syndrom oder Fume-Event zu deutsch: Gift im Flieger – schon mal was davon gehört? Flugzeugcrews ist die Begrifflichkeit des aerotoxischen Syndroms, Bleed Air oder Fume-Events bekannt. Manche haben selber auf schmerzhafte, zum Teil sogar tödliche Weise damit ihre schlimmen Erfahrungen gemacht. Betroffen ist die Luftfahrt weltweit. Auch in…

Accident: Germanwings A319 near Stuttgart and Krakow on Oct 15th 2016, fumes injure passenger and 2 cabin crew – OIL EVENT UPDATE – 16.1.17

A Germanwings Airbus A319-100, registration D-AKNK performing flight 4U-2734 from Stuttgart (Germany) to Krakov (Poland), was climbing out of Stuttgart when a strong odour of smelly fish and old socks became noticeable in the forward section of the cabin. All flight attendants as well as at least one passenger started to feel unwell with symptoms…