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LET'S GET PHYSICAL: FAA MEDICAL DENIED!
Your medical has been denied. Now what? Contrary to what you may have heard or read elsewhere, you do not immediately call an attorney or your congressman.
Unfortunately, the alarmist perception was strengthened by the recent recertification saga involving air-show pilot Bob Hoover and what many people in the aviation industry felt was his unjustified, unfair grounding. In Hoover's case, there was tremendous publicity regarding how the matter was handled and resolved-allegedly through legal channels.