Smoke prompts evacuation of British Airways jet

. By Cnn.com (CNN) — Officials said a British Airways jet had to be evacuated Friday at a Phoenix, Arizona, airport after smoke was reported in the cabin. British Airways Flight 288, headed to London’s Heathrow Airport, had departed the gate for the...

Why Air Quality on Planes Can Seem Stagnant

. Last Year, Expert Panel Recommended Standards; Industry Has Yet to Act By Scott MCCARTNEY Airline customer service isn’t the only thing in need of improvement these days. The air in airplane cabins needs some fixing, too, and not just because your seatmate sneezed...

Toxic plane air sickens flight attendant, suit says

. Reprinted from CNN.com By Jessica Ravitz CNN (CNN) — The last time Terry Williams can remember being headache-free was in December. A chronic migraine has plagued her ever since. So have balance and vision problems, a tremor in her left arm, a prickly...