Friday, January 8, 2010

Paper Airman Certificates Set To Expire March 2010

Have one of these?

After March 31, 2010 you will need one of these:

Paper Pilot Certificates Expire March 31, 2010

Updated: 3:32 pm ET September 8, 2009

Pilots cannot exercise the privileges of their PAPER pilot certificates after March 31, 2010.

Certificates issued under 14 CFR Part 63 and 65 will expire March 31, 2013.

FAR 61.19(h) reads:

Duration of pilot certificates. Except for a temporary certificate issued under §61.17 or a student pilot certificate issued under paragraph (b) of this section, the holder of a paper pilot certificate issued under this part may not exercise the privileges of that certificate after March 31, 2010.

To replace your certificate go here:

Some certificate once used a pilots social security number as the airmans number.  You can now change that as well.  If you would like to do that, go here:

1 comment:

  1. Thank you for the article. Good info. It's $2 for a replacement cert but you can get around it if, like most, your SSN is on the card (then it's free). It's 61.19(g), there is no (h) yet. I verified today, 9/14/11, FAA online.