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FAA Opens Door to Insulin Dependent Diabetics for 1st and 2nd Class!

The FAA has released guidelines for application for Special Issuance with Insulin Dependent Diabetes for First and Second class medicals.  Here are the preliminary requirements:

-continuous glucose monitoring for 6 months

-endocrinology report from an endocrinologist

-eye evaluation from an ophthalmologist

-cardiac risk evaluation from a cardiologist

(faa website lists in detail...if you need help, contact us!)

(http://www.faa.gov/go/itdm).  We can help with your medical exam.