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OCLS Access: 2003 - present
OCLS Access: 7/1/1996 - present
OCLS Access: 4/1/2012 - present
OCLS Access: 1994 - present
OCLS Access: 9/1/2010 - present
OCLS Access: 10/1/2011 - present
Aeromedical Safety Brochures are prepared for general aviation pilots, commercial pilots, and physicians. The brochures acquaint the aviation community with the physiological challenges of the aviation environment and relevant safety concerns.
Decide what you want to fly. FAA's rules for getting a pilot's license (certificate) differ depending on the type of aircraft you fly. You can choose among airplanes, gyroplanes, helicopters, gliders, balloons, or airships. If you are interested in flying ultralight vehicles, you don't need a pilot's license.
Notice to Airmen, weather hazards, and condition alerts.
Aviation app for your phone or tablet. Subscription service can help you plan routes, flights and much more. Training webinars are available.