Emerg Infect Dis. 2019 May;25(5):1033-1034. doi: 10.3201/eid2505.181948. Epub 2019 May 17.
Circumstances exist that call for the aeromedical evacuation high-level containment transport (AE-HLCT) of patients with highly hazardous communicable diseases. A small number of organizations maintain AE-HLCT capabilities, and little is publicly available regarding the practices. The time is ripe for the development of standards and consensus guidelines involving AE-HLCT.