To be considered for a special issuance authorization, the FAA will require the following:
After initial certification by the FAA, subsequent renewals may qualify for AME Assisted Special Issuance (AASI), a program that allows aviation medical examiners to reissue an airman medical certificate under a special issuance authorization. The authorization letter will allow the examiner to reissue the medical certificate if the applicant provides:
The examiner should defer to the AMCD or Region if there has been any recurrence or progression of the disease.
Helps you find the contact information for submitting your medical records.
Updated August 2010
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