Dear Civil Aviation Authority,

I refer to the section of your website relating to Cabin Air Quality.

http://www.caa.co.uk/Passengers/Before-y...

Under the section on engine bleed air, you say:-

"A number of studies have been carried out in this area to determine whether there is a link to long-term ill health, including Government-commissioned research."

Can you please tell me how many, where the studies were carried out and where I may find the results of this research?

You also say :-
"We rely on guidance from scientific experts based on the results of a number of independent studies and evidence reviews - including Government commissioned research."

Can you please provide me with the names of the scientific experts?
Where I can find copies of theses independent studies and evidence reviews?

Yours faithfully,

Dallas McIntosh

Civil Aviation Authority

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Good Morning

 

Thank you for your request.

 

If your requirements are unclear, or the information is held by another
public authority, we will contact you in the next five working days.
Otherwise the information we are able to disclose will be assembled and
made available to you within 20 working days from receipt of your request.
If we are unable to provide any of the information requested an
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The reference number for this request is F0004509.

 

Kind regards

 

 

 

 

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Dear Mr McIntosh

 

Please find attached the CAA’s response to your request for information.

 

Kind Regards

 

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