Experts, insiders say ‘toxic air events’ on commercial flights underreported

A toxic air event is just as scary as it sounds: An instance where fumes from jet engine oil or other gases leak into the cabin (or cockpit) on a flight, and are inhaled by passengers and crew. Exposure in just one event can cause long-lasting health issues.

But researchers and airline employees contend that such leaks occur much more than is reported by the Federal Aviation Administration, and are warning the public about the risk.

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