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ACRO E-mail Archive Thread: [Acro] Re: Medical Duration


Thread: [Acro] Re: Medical Duration

Message: [Acro] Re: Medical Duration

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From: Joel S Utz <jutz at>

Date: Fri, 31 May 2002 17:34:21 UTC


You are hallucinating. They extended it to 3 years if you're under 40 
on the date of the examination. The relevant section is 61.23. You 
can see the FARs online at:
The FAA also has them online but I don't remember the link just now.

>OK, this just goes to show that I am in real need for a BFR, and 
>that my old but I have a question.  Am I hallucinating or did 
>the FAA extend the 3rd class medical duration a few years ago to 3 
>years if you're under 35?  (and yes, I know I should get an updated 
>FAR-AIM).  :-)
>I had my last one in September of '99, and need to know if it 
>expired last September (2001) or will it expire this coming 
>September (2002).
>Any help is appreciated.
>Allyson Parker-Lauck
>IAC #15590


                                                   Joel Samuel Utz
                                                   jutz at
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