FAA May Ease Some Pilot Health Requirements

The FAA is considering whether to recognize a driver’s license in place of a medical certificate for certain pilots. The rulemaking effort comes as the safety agency weighs a March 2012 petition from the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association and Experimental Aircraft Association seeking an...

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