“Fume Events” What happens when smoke smells in the aircraft cockpit – Kölner Stadt-Anzeiger – 16.11.16

Google translation:- Cologne – First, everything looked like a normal process. At 13.36 clock the Boeing 737 on this Wednesday afternoon at the beginning of October from the airport Münster / Osnabrück. On board 118 passengers, destination: Malaga. Normally the flight time to the Spanish coastal town is about three hours. After only about 45…

Aircraft: Air Conditioning – Department for Transport written question – answered on 17th November 2016

The Countess of Mar Deputy Chairman of Committees, Deputy Speaker (Lords) To ask Her Majesty’s Government, in the light of reports by the pilot that British Airways Flight BA286 from San Francisco to London was diverted to Vancouver because of “toxic gas-type fumes” in the cabin, whether the Air Accident Investigations Branch intends to investigate…

Fume Events: Mehr Fragen als Antworten = Fume Events: More questions than answers – Austrian Aviation.net – 8.11.16

Full report in German here Google translation: Contaminated cabin air and, in particular, “Fume Events” have been reported again and again. Thus a contamination of the cabin air by engine oil at a Dash 8 of the Austrian Airlines was classified as a “serious fault” by the Austrian airfield a few weeks ago. Such cases…

BALPA & Causes of Pilot Burnout in 2016 & 2005…11th November 2016

The British Airline Pilots Association (BALPA) have just had their annual conference and PILOT MEMBER  BURNOUT was their key topic:- “We dedicated a day to each of our key topics, the first looking at burnout. Our Focus on Fatigue project has borne the question of not just how dangerous fatigue can be in the short-term,…

Aircraft air conditioning UK House of Lords BA 286 Q&A – 8th November 2016

The Countess of Mar Deputy Chairman of Committees, Deputy Speaker (Lords) To ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the diversion to Vancouver on 25 October of BA flight 286 from San Francisco to London after crew members become unwell, and in the light of reports that the cabin air was contaminated, whether British passengers on…

Airbus ohne Zapfluft – UFO begrüßt jüngstes technisches Engagement von Liebherr Aerospace = Airbus without bleed air – UFO welcomes recent technical commitment of Liebherr Aerospace – UFO – 7.11.16

Die Unabhängige Flugbegleiter Organisation (UFO) begrüßt technische Neuentwicklungen, welche in Zukunft auch Flugzeuge des Herstellers Airbus mit Frischluft versorgen können. Ein entsprechendes System, welches Flugzeugkabinen durch einen neuentwickelten Turbokompressor mit Außenluft versorgt, war vom 3. bis 24. Juni 2016 von Airbus zusammen mit dem Zulieferer Liebherr Aerospace in Toulouse, Frankreich getestet worden. Am 7. Juli…

Neurotoxicity of tri ortho cresyl phosphate (TOCP) in adult hen by Al-Sereah, Bahaa / Majeed, Saleh – 6.11.16

Description: Publisher/Verlag: LAP Lambert Academic Publishing | Light and Electron microscopic study | The study was done as neurotoxicity research project on adult hen.Tri ortho cresyl phosphate (TOCP) was chosen as the best example for organophosphorus poison or neurotoxicity as most of the neurotoxicity research work was done by using (TOCP). In the present topic…

Toxic cabin fumes can POISON plane passengers and oxygen masks are no protection warns BA’s in-flight safety chief – Daily Mail – 6.11.16

  British Airways’ head of in-flight safety said cabin fumes can be toxic Mark Mannering-Smith wrote the message on an internal online forum He wrote the crew can be hurt by fumes which can ‘incapacitate’ flyers  The head of in-flight safety for British Airways has admitted that passengers can be ‘incapacitated’ by toxic fumes on…