EASA tenders Cabin Air Quality Measurement Campaign

The Agency, in agreement with the European Commission and various aviation stakeholders, decided that an independent more in depth, large-scale, research project is needed to: develop a comprehensive understanding of the chemical substances which may contribute to cabin air contamination and their concentration, and,  identify precisely if there are any safety and/or potential long/short-term health…

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…