UA Passengers Requiring Medical Clearance Policy

No medical clearance or medical forms are required for passengers who only require special assistance in the airport or when embarking/disembarking.

Medical clearance is required by the airline if the passengers:

  • Have any disease that is believed to be actively contagious/communicable.
  • Are considered to be a potential risk to the safety or punctuality of the flight, including the possibility of diversion or unscheduled landing.
  • Are incapable of caring for themselves and require special assistance.
  • Have a medical condition that may be adversely affected by the flight environment.