WHO WE ARE
"A global coalition of health and safety advocates committed to raising awareness and finding solutions to poor air quality in aircraft."
"The Global Cabin Air Quality Executive (GCAQE), established in 2006, is the leading organization representing air crew (pilots, cabin crew and engineers) and off shore oil workers, that deals specifically with contaminated air issues and cabin air quality. We represent over 20 organizations, an almost half a million aviation workers around the world.
GCAQE Executive Board:The GCAQE is made up of an Executive Board of seven elected by the membership. The current co-chairs are:
Captain Tristan Loraine - Former Boeing 757/767 Captain. Over 10,000 hours flying experience. Author of the novel ‘Toxic Airlines', former Heath and Safety representative and a member of numerous international committees dealing with contaminated air issues. Voting member of SPC-161 ASHRAE Committee
Judith Murawski, MSc CIH - Has been actively working to address the problem of oil fumes in aircraft cabin/flight deck air since 1999 as an Industrial Hygienist with the Association of Flight Attendants-CWA, AFL-CIO, a labor union representing more than 50,000 cabin crewmembers in the United States. Has published papers on the subject and is a voting member of ASHRAE SSPC-161 Aircraft Air Quality Committee.
GCAQE Head of Research:
Dr. Susan Michaelis - Former Australian pilot. Over 5000 hours flying experience. PhD in 'Safety Sciences' from UNSW in Sydney. Author of the 'Aviation Contaminated Air Reference Manual.'
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