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Pilot Medical Solutions has helped thousands of pilots with aeromedical certification issues. We work directly with private physicians and the FAA to assure compliance with FAA medical protocols and to resolve complex aeromedical certification issues quickly.

Contact us at 800-699-4457 or via E-Mail to confidentially discuss the details of your case and to establish your eligibility for FAA medical certification. There is no charge for the initial consultation.

Will you pass the FAA's eye exam?  Find out below below.

Color Vision | Distant Vision | Near Vision | Visual Field | Depth Perception


VISION REQUIREMENTS for FAA Medical Certification

Medical Class
        
Pilot Type

First-Class

Airline Transport Pilot

Second-Class

Commercial Pilot

Third-Class

Private Pilot

DISTANT VISION 20/20 or better in each eye separately, with or without correction. 20/40 or better in each eye separately, with or without correction.
NEAR VISION 20/40 or better in each eye separately (Snellen equivalent), with or without correction, as measured at 16 inches.
INTERMEDIATE
VISION
20/40 or better in each eye separately (Snellen equivalent), with or without correction at age 50 and over, as measured at 32 inches. No requirement.
COLOR VISION Ability to perceive those colors necessary for safe performance of airmen duties.

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Contact us at 800-699-4457 or via E-Mail
to confidentially discuss the details of
your case and to establish your eligibility

for FAA medical certification.

 

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