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Hamburg Airport evacuated after toxin affects 68 passengers -

Hundreds of passengers at Hamburg Airport were evacuated and more than a dozen flights canceled after some 68 people were injured by a hazardous material that likely spread through the airport's air conditioning system. The airport said in a statement ...and more »

Toxin Injures 50 in German Airport - Daily Beast

Firemen and paramedics are seen outside the Helmut Schmidt airport in Hamburg, Germany February 12, 2017. The airport was closed after unknown substance was found during security check. REUTERS/Fabian Bimmer. An unknown toxin injured 50 in Germany's ...and more »

Unknown toxin injures 68 people, triggers evacuation & closure of Hamburg airport - RT

Hamburg airport was evacuated and closed after at least 68 people reported suffering breathing problems after inhaling an “unknown substance.” Pepper spray could have caused the evacuation, according to firefighters spokesman. Medics treated 68 ...and more »

Hundreds of people were evacuated from Hamburg airport after a gas leak - Business Insider UK

Hamburg airport was evacuated on Sunday after a gas leak caused people to be sent to hospital, The Daily Mail reported. Associated Press reports that "hundreds" of people were evacuated from the airport and had to wait outside in sub-zero temperatures ...and more »

Hundreds evacuated from Hamburg airport after unknown toxin spreads through air conditioning - The Independent

Hundreds of passengers have been evacuated from Hamburg Airport after 68 people were injured by a toxin believed to be spreading through the airport's air conditioning system. All flights were suspended from 11.30am but resumed shortly before 2pm. A ...and more »

Hamburg Airport Briefly Shut After Corrosive Discharge - Fortune

Firefighters take care of a person on a stretcher inside Hamburg airport on February 12, 2017 in Hamburg, northern Germany, as German emergency services evacuated the airport after people reported an unusual smell as well as respiratory ailments and ...and more »

Hamburg airport shut down after passengers made sick by corrosive substance - euronews

Hamburg airport was evacuated and all flights suspended for around a hour after dozens of passengers became ill from what appeared to be a discharge of a corrosive substance. Firefighters said 68 people suffered problems including eye irritation and ...and more »

Unknown Toxin at International Airport in Germany Injures 50 People - Newswire

The international airport in Hamburg was closed and terminals 1 and 2 were evacuated after toxin was released through the airport's air conditioning system. Chaos at Hamburg airport amid evacuation over "unknown toxin." Photo: AP/DPA. ( ...and more »

Hamburg Airport briefly closed after dozens injured by irritant gas - Washington Post

BERLIN — German officials on Sunday evacuated hundreds of people from Hamburg Airport and briefly closed the facility after dozens of passengers were affected by a substance that authorities said was probably pepper spray disseminated through the air ...and more »

Officials: Hamburg airport scare was likely pepper spray; 68 sickened - Chicago Tribune

Travelers wait outside the Hamburg, Germany, airport on Feb. 12, 2017, after several people were injured by an unknown toxic that likely spread through the airport's air conditioning system. (Axel Heimken / dpa). Tribune news servicesContact Reporter ...and more »