And this is only to be considered “the tip of the iceberg”( the industry estimates: one fume event every 2.000th flight. With some major airlines fleets and operations this translates to one fume event every day):


26.04.16: WGN Investigates Thursday: industries dirty little secret

21.04.16: British Airways Airbus A320 near Gothenburg, fumes in cockpit

21.04.16: Austrian Airbus A320 near Istanbul, fumes on board

16.04.16: Incident: Iberia Airbus A330 near Fortaleza, smoke in cabin

16.04.16: Accident: Easyjet Airbus A319 near Toulouse, fumes in cabin

14.04.16: George ‘Airbus’ Orwell 2016: Airbus A320 webpage: “toxic fumes” becomes “unpleasant smells”

11.04.16: Machen giftige Cockpit-Gase Piloten depressiv?

04.04.16: Lufthansa Cityline Embraer ERJ-195, burning odor in cockpit

31.03.16: British Airways Airbus A320 at Napels, chemical smell

30.03.16: Lufthansa Cityline Embraer ERJ-195 near Munich, smoke on board

27.03.16: Norwegian Boeing 737 near Stavanger, smoke in cabin

19.03.16: Philippine Airlines Airbus A340 at Manila, smoke in cockpit

17.03.16: Delta McDonnell Douglas MD-88 at Washington, smokey odour on board

17.03.16: British Airways Boeing 777 near Shannon, fumes on the flight deck

17.03.16: Lufthansa Cityline Canadair CRJ-900 near Munich, electrical odor on board

17.03.16: 3 Hour debate at Westminster Hall on cabin air and aerotoxic syndrome

16.03.16: Tarom ATR72 at Budapest, smoke in cabin

15.03.16: Wisconsin Canadair CRJ2 near Norfolk, smoke in cabin

14.03.16: United Boeing 737 near Newark, strong odour

14.03.16: Ten passengers faint on Air Europa flight from Barcelona to Tel Aviv

13.03.16: Expressjet Embraer E145 near Lexington, smoke in cockpit

04.03.16: Airline crews are worried about toxic fumes on board

01.03.16: Tigerair Airbus A320, odour in cabin

01.03.16: Rossiya Airbus A319 at St. Petersburg, smoke in cabin

29.02.16: American Airlines Airbus A321 at Charlotte, possible fumes in cabin

27.02.16: Danger in the air

26.02.16: Scientists expose dangers of toxins in cabin air

26.02.16: Lufthansa Airbus A319 at Krakow and Munich, hydraulic odour in cockpit and cabin

25.02.16: Malaysia Airbus A380 near Kuala Lumpur, engine oil and smell

18.02.16: Is aerotoxic syndrome the next cover-up waiting to be unravelled?

18.02.16: Envoy Embraer E145 near Waterloo, smoke in cockpit

17.02.16: Aviation industry’s ‘dirties secret’

16.02.16: Jetstar Airbus A320 at Darwin, haze in cabin

16.02.16: Dangerous chemicals found in blood samples of cabin crew

15.02.16: Alaska Boeing 737 at Washington, smoke in cockpit

14.02.16: United Boeing 747 at Shanghai, odor in cabin

12.02.16: Easyjet Airbus A319 near Rome diverted to Rome, fumes on board

12.02.15: American Airlines Airbus A320 makes emergency landing at los Angeles due to smoke in the cabin

07.02.16: United Airlines Canadair CRJ-700 smoke on board

04.02.16: Emirates Boeing 777 near Trabzon, smoke in cockpit

04.02.16: American Airlines flight makes emergency landing

31.01.16: More fatalities linked to toxic cabin fumes

20.12.15: Germanwings Airbus A319 near Hamburg, smoke in cockpit

18.12.15: ANA Boeing 767 near Okinawa, haze in cockpit

10.12.15: Lufthansa Airbus A380 near Miami, smell of smoke

10.12.15: Germanwings Airbus A320 near London, fumes on board, crew on oxygen until landing

08.12.15: IATA Guidelines on medical response to cabin air events

05.12.15: European Cockpit Association: Position paper on cabin air

29.11.15: Germanwings Airbus A319 at Cologne, smell of fuel in cabin

07.11.15: Nepal Airbus A320 near Kathmandu, odor in cockpit

04.09.15: British Airways Boeing 777 near Frankfurt, fumes in cabin

03.09.15: Germanwings Airbus A319 near Pisa, smokey odor on board

01.09.15: Germanwings Airbus A320 near Cologne, smokey odor on board

01.09.15: One in five passengers believe flights have made them sick

25.08.15: SWISS Airbus A320 enroute, pungent smell in cockpit

23.08.15: Worker won damages after being exposed to hydraulic fluid fumes

14.08.15: AIIB accident investigation findings Boeing 737

13.08.15: Gefilterte Berichterstattung

11.08.15: Helvetic Embraer E190 near Zurich, smoke in cockpit

04.08.15: Austrian: Smell/Fume Event on 03.08.15

26.07.15: Lufthansa Airbus A319 near Munich, odor in cabin

22.07.15: United Airlines – Denver to Los Angeles – passengers post selfies

18.07.15: Easyjet Airbus A320 flight enroute to Tel Aviv diverts to Berlin after fume event

15.07.15: Press conference on contaminated cabin air

07.07.15: Das “aerotoxische Syndrom” führt zu einer schleichenden Vergiftung

16.06.15: Aircraft giant fails to block cabin fumes case

15.06.15: NDR: BFU untersucht Zwischenfälle in Airbus-Cockpits

12.06.15: Cognitive impairment and associated loss in brain white microstructure in aircrew members exposed to engine oil fumes

08.06.15: ‘On the level with asbestos’

08.06.15: British airlines to be sued because ‘planes contain toxic air’

08.06.15: BBC: British airlines ‘face multiple toxic air claims’

08.05.15: Delta flight diverts after smoke fills cabin

Case Study: Chronic exposure to organophosphates: background and clinical picture

22.03.15: Airplane toxic fumes danger for 10 % of Brits

Thesis: Professor Dr Chris Winder: Aerotoxic Syndrome