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12-17-2015, 08:48 PM
Hi guys, I would appreciate if someone could enlighten me with my queries regarding Radiotelephony (RT). I'm currently doing a license conversion and I'm required to prove my FAA comes with a RT license.
Is the FCC RR a Radiotelephony license that I need? And since I can exercise radio privileges, why do I still need to apply for an FCC RR? Shouldn't it be a default case? Appreciate yr ans and comments

12-17-2015, 09:28 PM
The FAA certificates do not come with international RT privileges. You need to go to and apply for a restricted license like all of us had to do.

The Dominican
12-18-2015, 01:26 AM
It is an ICAO requirement for international operations and all the member states require their crew members to have it...., the US is a member state so you do need it....! It's quite easy to get.

Pardon me for asking but...., Is this validation of your license for a job abroad?
If it isn't then disregard my next comment but if it is, let me give you a bit of unsolicited advise.

The least you ask Why? The more enjoyable your experience will be...., if you start questioning and comparing everything, you will be ****ed off and miserable rather quickly.

12-18-2015, 04:18 PM
Thank you guys for all the comments and answers. Appreciate that.

12-20-2015, 04:33 AM
Fweinngd: Please check your PMs.