7 American Airlines flight attendants go to hospital after complaint about fumes – Orlando Sentinel – 3.1.17

Seven American Airlines flight attendants went to the hospital early this morning after paramedics at Orlando International Airport responded to their jetliner because of a report of possible toxic fumes. The incident happened aboard Flight 1868 from Charlotte to Orlando,according to airport spokeswoman Carolyn Fennell. The flight attendants were checked by airport paramedics in the…

Leaked report details British Airways emergency landing in Vancouver – News 1130 – 3.1.17

LONDON (NEWS 1130) – From toxic fumes to oxygen masks and confusion, a new leaked report is painting a clearer picture of just what happened aboard British Airways flight that had to make an emergency landing in Vancouver back in October. The Airbus A380 ‘Super Jumbo’ was headed to from San Francisco to London when…

British-Airways-Flug muss notlanden, nachdem Crew bizarres Verhalten an den Tag legt – Focus.de – 2.1.17

Am 25.Oktober muss ein Airbus A380 von British Airways in Vancouver notlanden. Während des Fluges zeigte sich die Crew völlig verwirrt und aggressiv. Als der Pilot von offenbar kontaminierter Luft in der Passagierkabine erfuhr, steuerte er sofort den nächstgelegenen Flughafen an. Bei einem Flug von San Francisco nach London ist es am 25. Oktober vergangenen…

Fumée toxiques en A380 : un équipage de British Airways hospitalisé – Air Journal – 2.1.17

Les trois pilotes et 22 hôtesses de l’air et stewards d’un Airbus A380 vol de la compagnie aérienne British Airways ont été brièvement hospitalisés l’automne dernier, apparemment suite à un dégagement de fumées toxiques. Le Sunday Times a publié le 1er janvier 2017 un rapport interne citant le chef de cabine d’un superjumbo qui reliait…

Flight attendants can’t ‘think straight’ after ‘toxic fumes’ leak – Fox News World – 1.1.17

British Airways attendants began babbling, stuffing food in their mouths and forgetting where they were during a flight after “toxic fumes” leaked into a cabin, according to a report. At least 12 attendants began exhibiting weird behavior on the Oct. 25 flight from San Francisco to London, including “forgetfulness, confusion, inability to think straight,” the…

How not to leave people fuming…Arabian Aerospace – 30.12.16

Poisonous engine oil can cause plenty of invisible damage to the human body. Is there a solution? Liz Moscrop reports. Touted as delivering the utmost in passenger comfort in terms of cabin pressurisation and interior amenities, business aircraft play a vital role in today’s economies by conveniently transporting people across the globe. However, just like…

Aerotoxic Syndrome: Why You Get Sick While Flying And How To Protect Yourself – Honey Colony – 10.12.16

Pan pan pan — fumes aboard Aerotoxic syndrome is no joke. Imagine standing in front of a fan while someone opens a bottle of motor oil and forces you to inhale the fumes. This is the situation airline passengers face every day when they inhale engine oil mixed with recycled air thanks to faulty engine…

35 secrets of the airline industry # 28 of 35 – AIRLINES ARE GETTING SUED FOR AEROTOXIC SYNDROME – MSN Money – 10.12.16

AIRLINES ARE GETTING SUED FOR AEROTOXIC SYNDROME It’s not unusual to complain of a cold after flying but in 2015, aviation’s Unite trade union launched legal action on behalf of 60 cabin crew over the deleterious effects of ‘fume events’, causing sickness. Some frequent flyers are also claiming to have been affected. Click here for…

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…

Toxische Kabinenluft in den Flugzeugen gefährdet die Gesundheit von Crew und Passagieren Giftgas an Board = Toxic cabin air into the aircraft endangers the health of crew and passengers Poison gas on board – BLICK 6.11.16

Vorfälle mit toxischer Kabinenluft häufen sich. Auch Passagiere sind davon betroffen. Industrie und Airlines müssen reagieren. In einem Jumbolino dieses Typs der Swiss machte sich am 10. Oktober im Cockpit Ölgeruch breit. Der Start am Genfer Flug­hafen wurde im letzten Moment gestoppt. STEFFEN SCHMIDT  Die Crew testete, ob noch Ölgeruch vorhanden war: Freya von der Ropp…