Aviation safety issues and actions

Cabin crew oxygen flow - uncertainty

Issue number: AO-2008-053-SI-03
Who it affects: Operators of passenger transport aircraft fitted with emergency supplementary breathing oxygen systems.
Issue owner: Qantas Airways
Transport function: Aviation: Air transport
Background: Investigation Report AO-2008-053
Issue release date: 22 November 2010
Current issue status: Adequately addressed
Issue status justification:

Training facilities for cabin crew have been revised and brought in-house.

Safety issue description

Some cabin crew-members did not have an appropriate understanding of the oxygen mask flow indication system.

Last update 04 February 2014