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Pilot Medical: How a fume event may lead to permanent damage

Pilot Medical: How a fume event may lead to permanent damage

Your pilot medical, and life, may be on the line if you’ve experienced a fume event I must admit, with over 30 years of professional flying experience and 30 years of filling out the paperwork for my pilot medical experience, I have never heard of a ...

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Fighting For Your Pilot Medical

Fighting For Your Pilot Medical

New mediation allows pilots to advocate for their pilot medical without a lawyer As a thyroid cancer survivor, I am no stranger to the angst involved with losing my pilot medical and then waiting an eternity to get it back. And I know I’m not alone. ...

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Your Pilot Medical And The Dangers Of Blue Light

Your Pilot Medical And The Dangers Of Blue Light

Helping your Pilot Medical Avoid a Dive When I was just starting out in aviation a hundred years ago, my biggest source of anxiety was my pilot medical. Specifically, passing the vision portion. I would stop drinking caffeine 2 weeks before my appoin...

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