Aviation Medical Examiner

May 1, 2014 - 12:45 AM
Rulemaking effort could delay action mandated by Congress.
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Oct 10, 2013 - 12:20 AM
Sep 30, 2010 - 5:22 AM
The requirement for pilots to be certified fit to fly by a medical doctor is a universal feature of aviation regulatory bodies.
Apr 30, 2010 - 4:44 AM
The FAA on April 2 announ-ced a new policy that will allow pilots taking medication for mild to moderate depression to obtain a special issuance medical ce
Aug 4, 2008 - 11:02 AM
If you get the feeling you’re just a number when it comes to getting your medical, you may be interested to know that the FAA issues 453,000 airman medical
May 7, 2008 - 10:09 AM
A growing number of aviation medical professionals are questioning pilots’ reliance on their required annual (or, in the case of first-class medicals, six-
Jan 11, 2008 - 9:16 AM
Suppose your aviation medical examiner (AME) gives you the little piece of paper that proclaims to the FAA that you are fit to fly, but the paperwork never
Oct 1, 2007 - 11:03 AM
Twenty medical conditions that are serious enough to require special issuance (SI) first- and second-class medicals can now be cleared by an aviation medic
Aug 30, 2007 - 6:21 AM
The Transportation Department’s inspector general told the House aviation subcommittee in July that possible extensions to the durations of medical certifi