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Expired paper certificate

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Hello, I have a paper commercial certificate. Is it real that I cannot renew it or fly with it?

I want to get my 1 medical class back and get a new plastic certificate.

Right now I have a paper certificate with SSN issued 1989.

What do I need to do in order to renew it once I get my medical back?

I am current in flying since I have a current 1 class medical and atpl in Europe.


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  1. Russ Roslewski on Sep 10, 2014


    Just follow the links there to get a plastic certificate, easy! Since pilot certs don’t expire, you can just request one at any time.

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  2. Kris Kortokrax on Sep 10, 2014

    When you ask for the replacement certificate, if you state that the purpose for requesting it is to remove your SSN, it will be free.

    If not, they will charge you $2 for the replacement.

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