I enjoyed “Return of the Ramp Check” (Point of Law, February 2012). One thing, of which I'm sure you're aware, but was not mentioned in the article is the requirement to carry and present an FAA Authorization for Special Issuance of a Medical Certification (if issued one). An Inspector will not ask for it during a ramp check (as he/she probably will not be aware of its existence); however, if the pilot does not present it to the Inspector during a ramp check, it will not be noted in the ...


You must have an Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) account or subscribe to this Market Briefing to access "Listen Up".


Current Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) enterprise and individual members: please go to http://awin.aviationweek.com for access.


Not currently a subscriber? Click on the "Learn More" button below to view subscription offers.

Already registered? here.