Measles: public health response to cases who have travelled by air whilst infectious

Guidance about infectious measles on a flight (or international travel) for public health staff, passengers and crew.


Measles: guidance for HPA staff on international travel and travel by air

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The information sheet is intended for people who have been personally informed either by:

  • Public Health England (formerly the Health Protection Agency)
  • the airline that they have flown on

that they have flown on an aircraft (or other enclosed transport) with someone who had infectious measles in the last few days.

Published 26 June 2012