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The human eye has a property called Dynamic Range. Place them in front of 8500-7 regular sunglasses and accept the fact that you will look strange to people you may meet along the way.
In essence, the FAA has determined that the risk of you conking out in the cockpit is too great. Pilots flying with 1st or 2nd class certificates and private insurance should investigate this option. I didn’t hear anything until I got the new medical in the mail. Also, go over the FAA documen-tation requirements beforehand and make certain that the surgeon is willing to jump through those hoops, or it will all have been in vain as far as keeping you in the air is concerned.
I will let her know that they will be checking things like her cataracts or her dynamic range to make her less scared.
The brochure says to send this form directly to the Aerospace Medical Certification Division. Log in or sign up in seconds. Refrain from posting anything that does not pertain to pilots, students, instructors or other aviation professionals.
Not-for-profit PPL study group. Like the scene in the movie Airplane, where Captain Rex Kramer whips off one pair of aviator glasses only to reveal another pair. A good friend of mine was talking about her nerves for an upcoming aviation medical exam she may take.
Become a Redditor and subscribe to one of thousands of communities. You will find many answers to questions you may have, such as how to become a pilot. I sent it into the FAA and never heard anything.
Please read our FAQs! In that case, most private insurers will also grant a waiver. Why is it taking your doc that long? Medicare and Cataracts For those having Medicare coverage which, unfortunately, is what the great faz of pilots with cataracts are going to havethere is a greater challenge.
Last week, at my first post-op check, I took the FAA Lasik brochure and forms with me so I could talk about it with the surgeon. It says, “Does faq patient suffer from night glares or ‘starbursts’?
Cite sources when fa. Sending in that FAA after Lasik self. Blogspam isn’t welcome here. This includes requests for donations. First post op was on Monday in the morning, and I was cleared to work that afternoon. Alexandria Martinez January 9, at 8: There is a countermeasure.
Vision requirements: Pilots, don’t need 20/20 vision to fly a plane
To fix the situation, the cloudy lens is removed surgically and a new lens is inserted into the eye. From reading the materials, it seems they are only interested in documenting that your vision is stable and you are good to go.
The form they have your eye dr fill out is comical. Winning the Vision Game. Finally, in a small amount of these cases, you are told your flying days are over. Info and FAQs Self-edit your flair! Your AME can advise you what the surgeon needs to provide before you go for your pre-surgery evaluation and supply an FAA form to give to the surgeon as well. We have to get the same form sent out to be able to work again and my LASIK doc sent it in after my five day post op with no issues.
After LASIK, we get a probationary medical clearance for two years and then after that they just treat your eyes as anyone else without glasses. Post something that you would like to discuss! Worse case, he will require the optometrist to fill out an FAA report instead of accepting their standard examination documentation.