Accident: Germanwings A320 at Amsterdam and Stuttgart on Jan 12th 2017, fumes on board – OIL EVENT ?

A Germanwings Airbus A320-200, registration D-AIQH performing flight 4U-2181 from Amsterdam (Netherlands) to Stuttgart (Germany) with 64 passengers and 6 crew, was taxiing for departure when a light nasty odour was noticed throughout the aircraft. Following departure the odour became significantly pronounced developing as a smell of old socks, that was clearly noticeable in both…

Airline Pilot Named One of the Most Stressful Jobs of 2017 – Travel & Leisure – 15.1.17

If you think your job is one of the most stressful out there, now you can find out for sure. CareerCast has released their list of the year’s most stressful jobs, and the gigs range from the expected (police officer) to the slightly left-field (broadcaster). CareerCast, which is a job search engine, shared that they…

Poison in the sky: The air travel industry has been putting profit over safety by ignoring aerotoxicity – Natural News 12.1.17

(NaturalNews) Have you ever wondered how jet airliners supply fresh air to passengers while flying at high altitudes? Everyone on board relies on this air supply, but where does it come from, and why hasn’t the aviation industry informed us of its health hazards? For 40 years, the air travel industry has kept this design secret.…

A Reply to OPEN LETTER Dr Jill R Meara Acting Director Public Health England Centre for Radiation, Chemical and Environmental Hazards from Captain Tristan Loraine – 13.1.17

OPEN LETTER Dr Jill R Meara Acting Director Public Health England Centre for Radiation, Chemical and Environmental Hazards Wellington House 133 – 155 Waterloo Road London SE1 8UG Ref: BA286 – Airbus A380 diversion to Vancouver – G-XLEB Friday 6th January 2017 Dear Dr. Meara Thank you for your email of 15 November 2016. I…

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Bleed air: the dirty secret the aviation industry doesn’t want you to know about – Walking Science 12-1-17

Have you ever wondered how jet airliners supply fresh air to passengers while flying at high altitudes? Everyone on board relies on this air supply, but where does it come from, and why hasn’t the aviation industry informed us of its health hazards? For 40 years, the air travel industry has kept this design secret. What…

Die Gesundheits-AG informiert: Wichtige Petitionen zum Thema “Fume Events” – Unabhängige Flugbegleiter Organisation Gewerkschaft des Kabinenpersonals – SIGN PETITION PLEASE – 9.1.17

Liebe Kolleginnen und Kollegen, nach wie vor, ist das Thema „Kontaminierte Kabinenluft“ eines der wichtigsten Gesundheits-Themen für Euch und uns, Eurer Gesundheits-AG. In diesem Zusammenhang möchten wir Euch gerne zwei Petitionen ans Herz legen, die wir als unbedingt unterstützenswert ansehen: Bei change.org hat eine Kollegin, eine Petition ins Leben gerufen und kämpft damit für den…

Flight Attendants: Boeing Is Poisoning Us with Toxic Air – New Domain – 10.1.17

In a lawsuit, flight attendants accuse Boeing of poisoining them with toxic air. Stephanie McMillan takes a closer look. Flight attendants for Alaska Air have filed a lawsuit against Boeing for allowing toxic air into the cabins of the airplanes it manufactures. According to the complaint, the air used to maintain cabin pressure gets sucked into…