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Another British Airways flight makes emergency landing after smoke engulfs cabin

Photos: Lucy Brown (Passenger on the flight).

On the 5thAugust 2019) at 3.27pm, a British Airways Airbus A321 took off from London Heathrow for Valencia (Spain). The aircraft was carrying many holidaymakers, including young children. Smoke developed in the cabin (from the air conditioning onboard – which is supplied by Bleed-Air from the aircraft engines) 10 […]

By |August 6th, 2019|Latest News|

‘Aircraft Cabin Air Litigation’ Soon to Take-Off

For full story see: https://www.bc-legal.co.uk/bcdn/853-270-aircraft-cabin-air-litigation-soon-to-take-off

By |June 13th, 2019|Latest News|

Family of dead pilot in legal battle against BA over ‘polluted’ cabin TRISTAN KIRK Monday 8 April 2019 10:32

For full story see: https://www.standard.co.uk/news/uk/family-of-dead-pilot-in-legal-battle-against-ba-over-polluted-cabin-a4111731.html

By |June 13th, 2019|Latest News|

Pilots and cabin crew from five airlines including BA and easyJet launch court battle to ban toxic air from flights over fears of brain damage and long-term health risks

For full story see:https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-6860221/Pilots-cabin-crew-launch-court-battle-ban-toxic-air-flights.html

By |June 13th, 2019|Latest News|

UK airlines face legal action from air staff for exposure to “aerotoxic syndrome” Friday, March 29th 2019 – 09:11 UTC

For full story see: https://en.mercopress.com/2019/03/29/uk-airlines-face-legal-action-from-air-staff-for-exposure-to-aerotoxic-syndrome

By |June 13th, 2019|Latest News|

VALA Capital EIS FUND (see https://www.valacap.com) invest £134,000 in VN ADS Ltd 2nd Round EIS Raise

Following the recent investor update in January 2019, The EIS Fund Vala Capital expressed an interest in purchasing, 6678 VN-ADS shares at the Round 2 strike price of £20 per share. This led to an intensive technical due diligence process, which I am pleased to inform you was successfully completed last week. The sale of […]

By |April 1st, 2019|Latest News|

MID-AIR MAYDAY British Airways flight declares emergency at 30,000ft as ‘toxic smell’ leaves ten crew in hospital

By Stephen Moyes and Annabel Murphy of The Sun

28th January 2019, 10:09 pm

Updated: 28th January 2019, 10:11 pm

 

A BRITISH Airways pilot declared a ‘May Day’ emergency at 30,000ft due to fumes on a packed airliner resulting in 10 crew members being taken to hospital.

The drama unfolded just hours after the same plane suffered another reported odour scare.

Crew […]

By |January 28th, 2019|Latest News|

The UK Challenger Fund (UKCF) Invests in VN-ADS 2nd Round Funding

The UK Challenger Fund closed a £200,000 investment in VN-ADS Ltd’s 2nd Round Raise valuing the company at £2.3m.

Jasper Smith of General Investment Partners the Funds mentors said:

“The UK Challenger Fund is designed to identify early stage, growth ventures run by skilled entrepreneurs who have the potential to build great businesses.  We’re not sector focused, […]

By |August 15th, 2018|Latest News|

‘Fume event’ hospitalises American Airlines crew in latest incident concerning cabin air

even flight attendants were taken to hospital complaining of headaches caused by “odours in the cabin” on an American Airlines aircraft.

The crew on flight 1896, which landed safely in Orlando on Monday night, were said to have been involved in what are known as fume events. Seven staff were hospitalised, but none of the 89 […]

By |January 5th, 2017|Latest News, Uncategorized|

British Airways Flight crew ‘spaced out’ on fumes

British Airways flight attendants on board an Airbus A380 “superjumbo” vomited, became “spaced out” and had to use emergency oxygen after suspected “toxic fumes” were detected in the cabin during a long-haul flight, a leaked internal report reveals.

At least one crew member became so ill that he curled up on the floor and put a […]

By |January 3rd, 2017|Latest News|