Aviation medicine

Apr 28, 2008 - 9:40 AM
The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) has extended until March 5, 2009, the deadline for U.S.
Apr 16, 2008 - 9:27 AM
For aviators and their passengers, oxygen means life at the high altitudes traversed by modern aircraft.
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
Jan 10, 2008 - 11:28 AM
A proposed AD calls for inspections of the front and aft surfaces of the pressure dome on Pilatus PC-12s for cracking and other damage that would have to b
Oct 9, 2007 - 1:00 PM
In the last 10 years, the odds of facing an in-flight medical emergency haven’t changed much, but thanks to the development of aviation telemedicine, the o
Oct 9, 2007 - 9:30 AM
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 - 6:32 AM
The good news about the proliferation of new high-altitude airplanes–turbocharged piston or turbine–is that they offer users the chance to experience the i
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
May 31, 2007 - 11:32 AM
Van Nuys, Calif.-based Corporate Air Parts is offering a new hypoxia training course to civilian pilots.