Cabin-air Treatment System suffers early in-service problems

. Republished from: Flight Global Written by: David Learmount BAE Systems has admitted that early customers have encountered problems with its Quest AirManager cabin-air treatment system, launched in September 2009 for the Avro RJ and British Aerospace 146. Lufthansa...

CNN covers bleed air issue

Toxic Air and the repercussions of being exposed have been covered in a news story by CNN. Within this clip you will hear from the following: -John Hoyte a pilot who after 30 years walked off an aircraft after suffering illness. “I thought I had Altimers. I had...

Union wants action on airplane cockpit smell

. Reprinted from and written by: DutchNews.nl   The FNV general workers union has called on the transport and social affairs ministries to launch a far-reaching investigation into smoke and smell problems on board Fokker-100 planes. TV show Zembla reported on Sunday...

Airlines grapple with H1N1 on planes

. By Adam Ghassemi KATU News and KATU.com Staff PORTLAND, Ore. – A big concern for airlines is how to stop the spread of viruses, like H1N1, while people are in confined spaces like an airplane. Doctors suggest the answer may be to require people who are sick or not...