Captain Andrew Myers – Workers’ Compensation Board Outcome On July 31 2020, the State of Oregon (USA) Workers’ Compensation Board ruled in favour of Captain Andrew Myers. Andrew Myers had been a Jet Blue Captain who was exposed chronically to contaminated air on the Airbus aircraft he flew followed by an acute oil fume event […]
Wednesday February 19 2020, the below article appeared in five regional Dutch newspapers around the city of Amsterdam: De Gooi- en Eemlander Haarlems Dagblad IJmuider Courant Leidsch Dagblad Noordhollands Dagblad The article was written by journalist Frans van den Berg, and it once again brings the problem of contaminated cabin air to the attention of […]
Dutch TV documentary program Zembla devoted several documentaries to contaminated cabin air. Via the links below, you can still watch them all, to get an idea of the problem, and the political games that are played around it. Part 1 is Dutch spoken only, the other 3 come with English subs. Toxic Cockpits Part 1 […]
[siteorigin_widget class=”WP_Nav_Menu_Widget”][/siteorigin_widget] In scientific magazine Clinical Toxicology of August 2019, another interesting article was published by neurologist G. Hageman et al: “Aerotoxic Syndrome, discussion of possible diagnostic criteria“ It proposes criteria for the diagnosis of Aerotoxic Syndrome.
[siteorigin_widget class=”WP_Nav_Menu_Widget”][/siteorigin_widget] On 8 April 2019, the Belgian newspaper HLN (Het Laatste Nieuws) published an article about a research into brain damage in flying personnel, which is presently run by Daniel Dumalin. We have also added an English translation of the article here for your convenience. Are you cockpit- or cabin crew, or a frequent […]
[siteorigin_widget class=”WP_Nav_Menu_Widget”][/siteorigin_widget] On four consecutive days, Flemish MTV News brought reports about Brussels Airlines, after several Fume Events occurred there within three days. Although Brussels Airlines is trying to downplay the problems, both unions ACV (cabin crew) and BeCA (cockpit crew) are taking this high, and so do politics! We collected the reports here for […]
[siteorigin_widget class=”WP_Nav_Menu_Widget”][/siteorigin_widget] In May 2018, the Aerotoxic Association made a worldwide Call to Action to Aerotoxic Syndrome victims, asking them to send in their personal testimonies, including as much evidence as possible (doctor’s statements, test results etc.). The Aerotoxic Association collected and bundled all those data in an archive. On 18 October 2018, they sent […]