Wed, Aug 09, 2006
AOPA's Gary Crump Talks Aero-Medical Issues
strikes about one in every ten Americans sometime during their
lives. Thanks to new medical technology... it's very treatable...
with drugs like Prozac... Effexor and the like. Problem is...
pilots who take those drugs are... with virtually no exceptions...
barred from flying. They lose their medical certifications.
Gary Crump heads up the AOPA's Medical Certification program. He
says... perhaps now is the time for change.
This feature is in addition to our daily news briefing --
available in either a quick "Touch And Go" format or an expanded
ANN Daily Touch-And-Go:
08.09.06 (ANN's Short-Form Daily News
ANN Daily Aero-Briefing:
08.09.06 (ANN's Long-Form Daily News
ANN Special Feature: AOPA's Gary Crump on Flying While
Taking Anti-Depressants 08.09.06 (ANN Special
Feature, with AOPA's Gary Crump)
Our DAILY programs consist of (at least) three separate
- ANN's Daily 'Touch & Go' Aero-Cast: A
quick look at the most recent news of the day... short, succinct
and to the point. The usual 'Touch & Go' takes but a few
minutes and is a summary, only, of the day's events... and it only
takes a few minutes of your time.
- ANN's Daily Briefing Aero-Cast: The Daily ANN
Report (ANNRep for short), is a more comprehensive look at the
day's news. We give you the whole buzz... the news and features
that occupy the forefront of aviation news as well as solid
background on the subjects that aviators and other aviation
professionals need to stay informed on.
- ANN's Daily 'ASR' Feature Aero-Cast: Our daily
'Aero-News Special Report' involves a more in-depth view of a story
or two that dominated (or will be dominating) the day's news. Far
more detailed than any single story in our standard ANN Daily
Reports, this is a solid chance to get a close look at the stories
and topics that matter. ASR features may include exclusive
interviews with Aviation's Newsmakers, ANN's Special Investigative
reports and solid analysis of the stories that will have undeniable
impact on the world of aviation and aerospace.
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