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The FAA has made an important announcement regarding Airman Medical Certificates that expire between March 31, 2020 and June 30, 2020 in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Please read the update here: https://www.faa.gov/licenses_certificates/medical_certification/
A Spirit Airlines Airbus A319-100, registration N512NK performing flight NK-902 from Dallas Ft. Worth,TX to Orlando,FL (USA), was descending towards Orlando when an odour of musty dirty feet began to develop in the aft cabin, a number of passengers began to complain about the odour, 3 cabin crew began to feel unwell, light headed with […]
CBS Sunday Morning “A drinking problem is not necessarily the end of a pilot’s career. In fact, for decades the FAA has been quietly sending pilots diagnosed as substance abusers back to work.” Read more about when pilots for from rehab to the cockpit.
At the bottom of the medical application, there’s a release that says, “I hereby authorize the national driver registry to the designated state department of motor vehicles to furnish to FAA information pertaining to my driving record. This consent does not subdue authorization for a single access to the information contained in the NDR, to […]