• Based at the CAA's Gatwick office, the Aviation Health Unit (AHU) is responsible for:

    • Providing information for health professionals, passengers and aircrew on the health aspects of air travel
    • Advising Government on the health aspects of air travel for passengers and aircrew
    • Identifying research needs in aviation health and supporting the delivery of these research needs in accordance with CAA and Government strategy and priorities

    How to contact us

    The AHU can be contacted by e-mail, by telephone or by post.

    Office hours are from 0830 to 1630, Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays). Emails and voicemail messages received at other times will be followed up as soon as possible.

  • Aviation Health Unit
    Medical Department
    Safety and Airspace Regulation Group
    Civil Aviation Authority
    Aviation House
    Gatwick Airport South
    West Sussex RH6 0YR

    E-mail: ahu@caa.co.uk
    Telephone: +44 (0)1293 573674