Austrian Airlines Flight OE-LBF Old Sock Odor

. Austrian Airlines Flight OE-LBF was descending toward its final destination, Vienna, when crew members noticed the pungent smell of old socks fill the cabin. Consequently the flight crew shut down the air conditioning system of the plane and opted for delta pressure...

Jetblue Flight B6-275 has Smoke in Cabin Over the Atlantic

. Jetblue Airlines Flight B6-275 was en route to San Juan from Hartford when smoke entered the cabin as the plane was flying over the Atlantic. Despite the smell of smoke getting stronger, the crew was unable to locate its source. The crew then deployed oxygen masks...

Germanwings Flight 4U-8460 Fumes Sicken Cabin Crew

. Germanwings Flight 4U-8460 was flying from Berlin to London when the smell of hydraulic oil and jet fumes entered the cabin. The smell of the fumes became stronger as the flight reached cruising altitude, and began affecting crew members. The crew developed symptoms...

Lufthansa Air LH-1053 Fume Sickens 3

. Moments before takeoff on August 5 Lufthansa Air Flight LH-1053, heading from Paris to Frankfurt, had strong odors diffuse from the front to the end of the aircraft. Despite the odor, the pilots decided to commit to the takeoff. Ten minutes into the air, flight...

British Airways Flight BA-286 Experiences Toxic Fumes

. 25 people, involving 20 crew and 5 passengers, were hospitalized in Vancouver after toxic fumes filled the cabin of British Airways Flight BA-286. Among the affected were the 3 pilots responsible for manning the flight. The Airbus A380-800 was traveling from San...