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Ting Yue Leow 13762
Hi, if my medical certificate first class is valid until 2022 and I recently got my CPL. Does that mean my medical ...
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Ronal Levy is absolutely correct! The date of CPL has nothing to do with the medical privileges. If  under age 40 ...
Eric Butcher 8341
Here's a strange question - but for me a very relevant one.

I am British (I also have a Irish passport), I live in ...
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Good news. The FAA has suspended enforcement action on medical certificates expiring on or after March 31, 2020 ...
Ross McKinney 13590
If I understand correctly, a ground school helps prepare you for the written exam, but you also need an endorsement ...
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The FAA has a Pilot School search site. Click on the following link: https://av-info.faa.gov/PilotSchool.asp
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Richard Hare 13704
I have held a Third Class Medical for many years.  A year ago I decided to fly under Basic Med.  There is a possibility ...
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The advice from both Ronald Levy and Bruce Chien are right on the money. Dr. Chien's caution about any new ...
Steve Kenyon 13682
Long story short, my four year college has a rule in the handbook that says students need to have a Class 1 Medical ...
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A special issuance authorization is discretionary and effectively changes in some respects the duration of any ...