Guide for Aviation Medical Examiners

Application Process for Medical Certification

Applicant History
Occupational data are principally used for statistical purposes. This information, along with information obtained from Items 10, 14, and 15, may be important in determining whether a SODA may be issued, if applicable.

Item 11. Occupation
This should reflect the applicant's major employment. Pilot should only be reported when the applicant earns a livelihood from flying.

Item 12. Employer
The employer's name should be entered by the applicant.

Last updated: Friday, June 20, 2014