AME Comments on Application for Aviation Medical Certification FAA 8500-8

Item 64: Comments on History and Findings

Apr 2014

Guidance is compiled and interpreted by professional pilots and physicians at from the 2014 AME Guide page 189, FAA and FDA web data ( &, instructions specified in the Aeronautical Information Manual, Federal Air Surgeon Bulletins from 1999-2015, and 14 CFR Part 61 and Part 67 (the FARs).

  • The FAA designates specific individuals as Examiners and this status may not be delegated to staff or to a physician who may be covering the designee's practice.
  • Before transmitting to AMCD, the Examiner must certify the exam and enter all appropriate information including his or her AME serial number.

This page discussed the Medical Examiner's Declaration portion of the Review section of the Fight Physical Examination required of pilots.

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