This is a summary of the talk given by Dr Chris King, Medical Director of the Centreline Aeromedical Centre in London at the Pilot Careers Live trade fairs. Please note, … Continued
Class 1 medical
If you’re considering a career as a commercial pilot, the first thing you must do is obtain a Class 1 medical certificate. Make it the first step you take.
The UK CAA has issued a statement about Class 1 medical certification for pilots who have contracted HIV. Andrew Haines, CAA Chief Executive said: “The UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) is … Continued
A study presented at the European Association for the Study of Diabetes meeting shows that UK commercial airline pilots with insulin-treated diabetes can fly safely, with almost all of their blood sugar readings at safe levels
The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has published a set of proposals to the European Commission for an update of the rules concerning the medical fitness of commercial flight crew