May 5, 2012
By Warren Silberman
Did you know that there are five medical conditions that your AME doesn’t have to defer to the FAA prior to granting medical certification? That’s a fact that can make your path as an aviator easier to navigate if you develop one of these conditions.
The short, but not uncommon list of medical problems includes:
Pilot Health and Medical,
Pilot Protection Services,
AOPA Products and Services,
Special Issuance Medical,
The widespread presence of angle-of-attack indicators in general aviation aircraft could reduce fatal loss-of-control accidents caused by inadvertent stalls, said the FAA.
Aviation organizations are offering scholarships covering education, flight training, and maintenance training.
Austrian Hannes Arch is well on his way to a Red Bull Air Race Championship following a victory in Gdynia, Poland, July 27.
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