Why Choose Austin Aerospace?
We are a consortium of independent Aviation Medical Examiners dedicated to providing you the premier service you deserve. By sharing space and expertise, we're able to offer you greater availability in a single convenient location while providing expert services for your medical certification needs.
I'm a current and qualified Command F-16 Instructor Pilot with the Texas Air National Guard. Many of my colleagues and friends are commercial airline pilots. I'm a civilian physician (M.D.), residency trained in both Internal Medicine and Aerospace Medicine. I received Aerospace Medical training with NASA at the Johnson Space Center, supporting Shuttle and Soyuz launches. I'm a USAF rated flight surgeon. I have a Master's degree in Public Health. My passion is aviation medicine and my goal is to keep you flying!
I'm an FAA Senior AME / HIMS AME and offer every service you could need right in the convenience of the office.
Dr. Andy Chen is an FAA Senior Aviation Medical Examiner and Board Certified Emergency Physician. He rotated with the Wright State University Division of Aerospace Medicine in Dayton, Ohio during his residency training. Dr. Chen enjoys serving the pilot community, and he has been an FAA Aviation Medical Examiner since 2015.
Dr. Chen is available for Class I, II, and III Medical Certificate examinations.
Dr. Gordon practiced Family and Sports medicine for 30 years and is Board Certified in Family Practice with and added qualification in Sports Medicine. He has been a designated Federal Aviation Senior Aviation Medical Examiner for almost 20 years.
He is a private pilot and is FAA designated to provide Class 1, 2 and 3 F.A.A. medical examinations. He is an H.I.M.S. trained A.M.E. and has had over 200 total cases.
He is the Aeromedical Advisor for Jet Blue Airlines and reviews special issuance cases for Harvey Watt, pilot insurance company.
He knows how important flying is to you and his objective is to have you leave the office with your FAA flight medical certificate in hand.
Check out the reviews left by your friends and colleagues. Come on in and see for yourself what a premier Aviation Medical Examiner can help you accomplish!
We have TWO LOCATIONS to serve you best. Our main office is located at the Austin Bergstrom International Airport in the premier Hanger 1 office space of Atlantic Aviation. Access for pilots could not be easier! Our SAN ANTONIO location shares a penthouse office suite on the North side just off of 1604 near Paesano's restaurant.
FLY IN FOR A VISIT!
AIRLINE PILOTS: Schedule an overnight or layover in AUS and accomplish your exam while on a trip!
There is no cost for the hotel to shuttle you directly here.
Atlantic Aviation is pleased to provide transportation to/from the Main Terminals.
GA PILOTS: Atlantic Aviation will extend their discounted "Quick Turn" rate to you after your exam.
Color Vision Expertise
Color Vision Deficiency is COMMON: 1 in 12 men have some degree of color vision deficiency.
We have THREE SEPARATE screening tests to optimize your chances of meeting the FAA color vision requirement!
* Anecdotal data suggests that pilots may be able to pass the DVORINE plates even after having failed other common screening tests. Come and see for yourself!
Atlantic: (512) 382-8810