BAE Systems – Dollars for Arms Contracts and Dollars for Health

Following press reports yesterday of bribery and corruption charges against BAE Systems in relation to arms deals, the Aerotoxic Association has issued a press release calling for investigations to go deeper, as in 1993 these documents reveal that the company paid off two airlines in return for silence over health issues surrounding its aircraft. Aerotoxic Association Press Release Immediate…

GCAQE Press release – ‘RESEARCH SHOWING AIRCREW AND PASSENGER RISK FROM EXPOSURE TO ENGINE BLEED AIR IGNORED BY AIRLINE INDUSTRY’ (2009)

‘RESEARCH SHOWING AIRCREW AND PASSENGER RISK FROM EXPOSURE TO ENGINE BLEED AIR IGNORED BY AIRLINE INDUSTRY’ New research undertaken by Dr Peter Julu, consultant Neurophysiologist at the Breakspear Clinic in Hertfordshire, the Royal London Hospital and Aalborg University in Denmark shows autonomic nervous system damage connected to organophosphate exposure from aircraft cabin air contamination. To…

Calls for Public Enquiry Plus Comments From Experts

On 9th March 2009 the Aerotoxic Association and GCAQE issued press releases renewing calls for a public enquiry into contaminated cabin air. Includes statements from the Labour Party, Professor Malcolm Hooper, AA scientific advisor and Dr Sarah Myhill, AA medical advisor. AA press release: Toxic debts, Toxic assets and Toxic air in airliners On 9th…

Sarah Myhill comments on 9 Mar 2009 Press Release

The scientific medical evidence is now overwhelming that people, pilots and aircraft personnel are being systematically poisoned on aircraft flights. Cabin air is drawn in over the engines and in many cases is contaminated with engine fumes. This combination of burnt fuel, burnt oils, oil improvers including organophosphate chemicals and waste gases including carbon monoxides…