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Will I be able to obtain an FAA/DGCA class 1 medical certificate if I have a power of -5.75 and -6.25 in both my eyes?

It says "you should be able to maintain 20/20 vision with/without glasses" and yes, I can achieve vision with glasses.

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Yes, you can (provided you don't have any other disqualifying conditions).

14 CFR 67.103 Eye

(a) Distant visual acuity of 20/20 or better in each eye separately, with or without corrective lenses. If corrective lenses (spectacles or contact lenses) are necessary for 20/20 vision, the person may be eligible only on the condition that corrective lenses are worn while exercising the privileges of an airman certificate.

(b) Near vision of 20/40 or better, Snellen equivalent, at 16 inches in each eye separately, with or without corrective lenses. If age 50 or older, near vision of 20/40 or better, Snellen equivalent, at both 16 inches and 32 inches in each eye separately, with or without corrective lenses.

In your case, you will have a limitation placed on your certificate that says that you must wear corrective lenses while performing the duties under your Class-1 medical certificate.

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  • $\begingroup$ Thx. BTW is there a limit for the maximum power u must have in each eye (excluding JAR) $\endgroup$ – Johnson Paul Oct 20 '17 at 18:50
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    $\begingroup$ The FAR only states that it must be "correctable to 20/20". However if you have some kind of issue that causes issues like Amblyopia, you will need to get a special issuance. It is really rare for an AME or the FAA to reject a pilot based on vision problems unless they are degenerative or uncorrectable. $\endgroup$ – Ron Beyer Oct 20 '17 at 19:24
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    $\begingroup$ Or indicative of an underlying condition. $\endgroup$ – mongo Oct 21 '17 at 21:29

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