Proposed Test Plans for a Study of Bleed Air Quality in Commercial Airliners


The Airliner Cabin Environment Research (ACER) Program of the National Air Transportation Center of Excellence for Research in the Intermodal Transport Environment (RITE) has developed two research plans for an extensive study of bleed air incidents on aircraft operating in the United States.

Read the full report: Proposed Test Plans – Section 320

Judge’s delight at return to the ring

“I was diagnosed with organophosphate poisoning around 1993-94. It is contracted from sheep dip either through breathing it in or getting it on your skin. At first I didn’t know what was happening. All I knew was that I was getting tired very quickly and moody, far more than is normal anyway. There were days…