FUME EVENT: JetBlue Plane Evacuates Passengers — smoke in the cabin (VIDEO)

A JetBlue plane was forced to make an emergency landing because of an engine problem today in California, where it then evacuated passengers. Flight 1416 was bound for Austin, Texas, this morning when it “declared an emergency” and returned to Long Beach Airport, according to the Federal Aviation Administration. Read the full article here. Read…

Pilot Study – Private Eye

A MONTH after a new scientific study showed that poisoning from toxic aircraft fumes led to the death in 2012 of BA pilot Richard Westgate (see Eye 1333), the Eye has learned that provisional postmortem findings involving a cabin crew member have found similar evidence of organophosphate neurotoxicity

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