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You must hold a valid and current pilot medical certificate to pilot any powered aircraft except when exercising sport pilot privileges.
a long term relationship with an AME
an AME that you and other pilots are comfortable using.
the three possible outcomes of an FAA medical examination
your physical examination early in the month that it is due
NOT take a physical examination if you are not medically qualified
7. Bring glasses, contact
lenses or hearing aids, if required
8. Prepare physically for
9. Understand reporting
responsibilities on your FAA medical application
10. Remember to check the
blocks regarding drug and alcohol offenses and other legal encounters
11. Be prepared to send
further information to the FAA upon request
12. Contact an aviation
medicine specialist early for any questions you may have
13. Interview Portion: Understand in advance the questions you must answer and the declarations you must make.
14. Exam Portion: Understand how the Examination will be conducted.