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Brad Dusenbery
I am planning a private airport on land I already own and want to know how others with their own how they set it up.  I ...
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Check-in with: for all things related to residential airports; also find ...
Philip Thompson
I went to my primary MD for a physical last week.  He completed Section 3 of FAA 8700-2 and signed the physician's ...
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Each box on the checklist does need to be checked. The CMEC is not officially complete until then. Section 68.5(b) ...
Kristen Betz

I am just re-starting my private pilot venture after a 10-year hiatus and I’ve hit a snag. I am currently ...
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Hi Kristen,

For an individual such as yourself, who wants to fly for pleasure, I agree with Ronald and Bruce, if you ...
Darren Mc Keever
Going to attempt my first update of a GTN 750 in my Saratoga. Seems you need to update 6 individual parts: Nav Data, ...
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Hi Darren,

Spoke with our mechanic and flight ops here, we use the update subscription service, and the fee you ...
Steven Smith
My 3rd class certificate (special issuance) will expire 08/2020.  I submitted my application in MedXpress and ...
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Your AME is correct. Your application is already with the FAA with your documentation so you're already in the ...