Who must participate in the Alien Flight Student Program(AFSP)?

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Individuals seeking flight training who are not United States citizens must seek approval from the AFSP, if:

They wish to receive flight training in the U.S. or its territories, regardless of whether training will lead to an FAA certificate or type rating, and/or;
They wish to receive flight training from an FAA-certificated facility, provider, or instructor that could lead to an FAA rating whether in the U.S. or abroad.

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