November 11, 2013
By Warren Silberman
Diabetes mellitus that is diet and exercise controlled does not require a special issuance, so your aviation medical examiner may issue a medical certificate without approval from the FAA. However, you will need some documentation for your AME at the time of your next FAA physical examination.
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