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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Flight Training Resources

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IMPORTANT:  FAA Medical       All FAA Physicals

  • The Federal Aviation Administration's MedXPress system allows anyone requiring an FAA Medical Certificate or Student Pilot Medical Certificate to electronically complete their medical application (FAA Form 8500-8).  Click [PDF] here (461 KiB) for information, instructions, and brochure for FAA MedXPress Program for Pilots.

Flight Planning

Aviation databases

Aviation Weather

Obtaining FCC Restricted Radio Operator Permit

This page describes the Restricted Radio Operator Permit:

  1. To get one, click here.
  2. Click FCC 605 Electronic fliling.
  3. Create a username and password profile.
  4. From the dropdown menu, there is a list of licenses, go down to the one which has (RR) in the title.
  5. Follow steps and Pay $55.
  6. Takes about 7-10 days to get a copy in the mail.

FAA Designated Pilot Examiners (DPE) for FAA FSDO GL-15

Student Information:

[PDF] Aviation Financial Planning Checklist (173 KiB)   

[PDF] Spring 2016 Aviation Flight Lab Permission to Register Instructions (134 KiB)