Directorate for Bundeswehr Aviation Medicine

Directorate for
Bundeswehr Aviation Medicine

The Directorate for Bundeswehr Aviation Medicine develops aeromedical fitness and human performance training (aviation physiology) requirements for military aviation personnel. These regulations are in compliance with national and international legal norms and civil and military provisions.

Within the German Military Aviation Authority (GMAA), the Directorate for Bundeswehr Aviation Medicine acts as advisor to the specialist divisions, e.g. in the certification process for medical equipment on board aircraft, in questions related to flight operations which concern aspects such as human performance (e.g. duty hours and resting periods), with regard to medical emergency services at airports and in the licensing of Bundeswehr aeromedical experts. Furthermore it provides its expertise in aviation medicine to other agencies outside of the GMAA for example to the Federal Sipervisory Authority for Air Navigation services in an cooperation concerning the medical fitness of air traffic controllers.

German Military Aviation Authority
Directorate for Bundeswehr Aviation Medicine

Phone: +49 (0)2203 – 908 1723
e-Mail: lufabwgenarztflmedbw@bundeswehr.org