A foreign student licensed by a foreign authority wishing to obtain an FAA certificate in conjunction with a type rating needs to take the following steps BEFORE scheduling his training:


Contact the FAA and request to verify your foreign license, a process known as foreign license verification. The following link will take you to the appropriate section of the FAA website:


Ask the FAA to send a copy of the verification letter to the Scottsdale, Arizona FSDO.


Once the foreign license verification letter has been received from the FAA, forward a copy to K & S Aviation. 

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