Some people with pulmonary hypertension may need oxygen therapy whilst flying. This may be the case even if you do not normally have oxygen therapy.
Discuss with your specialist centre whether you do require oxygen during flights.
You can also undergo a flight assessment to ascertain whether you will require oxygen whilst flying. This can be signposted by your specialist centre or your GP.
If you need oxygen therapy and are planning to travel by plane, please be aware of the following:
If you need oxygen cylinders or concentrators while you are away from home (in the UK or abroad) you will need to organise this well in advance of travelling. Your oxygen supplier will be able to provide more details on this and they will ensure it is installed prior to your arrival.