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Dustin Mock
I want to laminate my first-class medical certificate so it doesn't get crumpled for any reason. Will this ...
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Hi Dustin,

The FAA may consider that defacing the certificate. I would not recommend laminating your ...
Thomas Gravina
Hi all, First, Happy New Year! And thanks for providing such a platform. I have JUST received my medical ...
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Hi Thomas,

You also have the option of contacting your Regional Flight Surgeons office to get this corrected. Here ...
Robert Guerra
I have cataracts developing and will need surgery before long. I've been researching the different types of lens ...
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Good morning Robert!

We talk to pilots frequently about cataract surgery The majority of pilots we talk to have ...
Mark Wittl
Other than 2 artificial knees and 2 stents I had put in about 15 years ago for blocked arteries, I'm in excellent ...
Mark Wittl Category Medical Questions Dec '20
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Mark,

It will depend on how you do on current testing. Stents require a special issuance and in order to be approved ...
Rick Kennerly
I'd been out of flying for a couple of decades when I bought a dilapidated Supercub from a widow.  It was a whim.  On ...
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Hi Rick,

It is wonderful to hear when a pilot wants to return to flying, and that Supercub sounds like a great project ...