Legal Name Required for Aviation Medical Exam

Item 3: Application Process for Medical Certification

Apr 2014

Abbreviated Briefing:
  • Don't forget your photo id when you get your flight physical.
  • Name should match this block

Guidance is compiled and interpreted by professional pilots and physicians at from the 2014 AME Guide page 29, 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 applicant's legal last, first, and middle name (or initial if appropriate) must be provided.



If necessary, review the section about positive identification. Applicants must show proof of age and identity, and Government-issued photo ID is preferred details...


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