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Basic Med Begins https://twitter.com/FAANews/status/895391061786406914Twitter Social Media Button https://twitter.com/FAANews/status/895391061786406914Facebook Social Media Button https://www.facebook.com/FAA/photos/a.179563502085280.35688.174311909277106/1615742401800709/?type=3&theater FAA Safety Briefing Explores New BasicMed Rule
*August 9*The July/August 2017 issue of FAA Safety Briefing https://www.faa.gov/news/safety_briefing/ explores several key facets of the new BasicMed https://www.faa.gov/licenses_certificates/airmen_certification/basic_med/ rule, which offers pilots an alternative to the FAAs medical qualification process for third class medical certificates. Under BasicMed, a pilot will be required to complete a medical education course every two years, undergo a medical examination every four years, and comply with aircraft and operating restrictions.
Feature articles include:
* Bring On BasicMed! http://www.faa.gov/exit/?pageName=Bring%20On%20BasicMed%21&pgLnk=https%3A%2F%2Fspark%2Eadobe%2Ecom%2Fpage%2Fv0VFQ2pxoSCe8%2FWhat The FAAs New Regulatory Relief Rule Means For You (p 8) * Errare Humanum Est http://www.faa.gov/exit/?pageName=Errare%20Humanum%20Est&pgLnk=https%3A%2F%2Fspark%2Eadobe%2Ecom%2Fpage%2F11l2E2PbJPANJ%2FTo Err is Human (p12) * Doctor, Doctor, Let Me Give You the News http://www.faa.gov/exit/?pageName=Doctor%2C%20Doctor%2C%20Let%20Me%20Give%20You%20the%20News&pgLnk=https%3A%2F%2Fspark%2Eadobe%2Ecom%2Fpage%2FfjIC3oWxhMgcv%2F(p16) * Your Top 20 BasicMed Questions http://www.faa.gov/exit/?pageName=Your%20Top%2020%20BasicMed%20Questions&pgLnk=https%3A%2F%2Fspark%2Eadobe%2Ecom%2Fpage%2F8TJgGpWj4Ule8%2FYou Asked We Answered (p 18) * How to Defeat Dehydration http://www.faa.gov/exit/?pageName=How%20to%20Defeat%20Dehydration&pgLnk=https%3A%2F%2Fspark%2Eadobe%2Ecom%2Fpage%2F3nqtNd5vznvGH%2F A Forgotten Risk to Flight Safety (p 25) * National GA Award Honorees http://www.faa.gov/exit/?pageName=National%20GA%20Award%20Honorees&pgLnk=https%3A%2F%2Fspark%2Eadobe%2Ecom%2Fpage%2FdwWj089etVvZ1%2FTop 2017 General Aviation Professionals Announced (p 26)
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