BLEED AIR LEAKS

Three occurrences of the same problem on three consecutive revenue flight: 1) Airnorth Regional E170 near Port Hedland on Oct 9th 2015, bleed air leak indication and Incident…… 2) Airnorth Regional E170 near Darwin on Oct 11th 2015, bleed air leak indication…. 3) Airnorth Regional Embraer ERJ-170, registration VH-ANO performing flight TL-160 from Darwin,NT to…

Captain incapacitated

(October 9. 2015) A Titan Airways Airbus A320-200 on behalf of Easyjet performing flight U2-5461 from London Gatwick,EN (UK) to Heraklion (Greece) with 170 people on board, was enroute at FL350 about 50nm eastsoutheast of Venice (Italy) when the captain became unconscious prompting the first officer to don his oxygen mask and to divert the…

Committee on Toxicity of Chemicals in Food, Consumer Products and the Environment Minutes of the meeting held on Tuesday, 8 th September 2015 in Aviation House, London.

Item 3: Matters arising Item 3: Matters arising from previous meetings 6. Para 7: Members were provided with an update on the conveying of the concerns of the COT regarding inaccurate representations of its conclusions on fume events. The Department for transport (DfT) had apologised and, in future the Department for Transport (DfT) and Civil…

VW caught for cheating on pollution testing – but why have the concentrations of organophosphates in visible oil fume events in passenger cabins of jet airliners never been published?

Click here to read a 2015 Guardian article about the VW pollution testing scandal. Click here to read a 2006 Guardian article about toxic air health scandal in passenger jets. Click here to learn the concentrations of organophosphates in so-called ‘normal air’ in passenger jet airline cabins tested from 2007 – 2011. Concentrations for an…