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Form FAA 8610-3 - Airman Certificate and/or Rating Application – Repairman

Document Information

FAA 8610-3
Airman Certificate and/or Rating Application – Repairman
Edition date
Unit of issue
Office of Primary Responsibility

Application Submission

To request a repairman certificate, you must submit this form to your local Flight Standards District Office (FSDO) and request an appointment with an Airworthiness Aviation Safety Inspector (ASI), who will review and process your application.

Additionally, the FSDO can answer general inquiries concerning the use of this form and provide additional information on obtaining mechanic, parachute rigger, and repairman certificates or ratings.

  • To report a change in your name, nationality, citizenship, or gender, you must complete an application form applicable to the certificate being changed (e.g., FAA Form 8610-3 for a repairman certificate) and follow the Application Submission instructions above.
  • The applicable Title 14 CFR regulations for obtaining a repairman certificate include part 65, Subpart A-General and Subpart E-Repairmen.

Further Note

For information on the mechanic certification process, refer to the following page:

The following related forms may be accessed at

  • FAA Form 8610-1, Mechanic’s Application for Inspection Authorization
  • FAA Form 8610-2, Airman Certificate and/or Rating Application-Mechanic and Parachute Rigger

For additional information on general airman certification issues, including certificate replacement, or to update your address or other personal information, see the following page:

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