ENFORCEMENT (CRIMINAL) / North Carolina Pilot Pleads Guilty to False Statements on FAA Medical Certificate: Here Consisting of omissions about health history, criminal record and current medications (application for a STUDENT pilot certificate).

Lies or omissions on this application are a serious matter. Note that it was for a STUDENT pilot certificate. Taken very seriously indeed. 

Here the U.S. DOT Office of Inspector General participated in the investigative effort. See its announcement.




Noteworthy FMCSA Declaration – “U.S. Department of Transportation Declares N.C. Truck Driver in Fatal Hit-and-Run Crash to be an Imminent Hazard to Public Safety” – and the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration “has ordered him not to operate any commercial motor vehicle in interstate commerce”.

See FMCSA announcement here.