(a) Application for a certificate and appropriate class rating, or for
an additional rating, under this part must be made on a form and in a
manner prescribed by the Administrator. Each person who is neither a U.S.
citizen nor a resident alien and who applies for a written or practical
test to be administered outside the United States or for any certificate
or rating issued under this part must show evidence that the fee
prescribed in appendix A of part 187 of this chapter has been paid.
(b) An applicant who meets the requirements of this part is entitled to
an appropriate certificate and rating.
(c) Unless authorized by the Administrator, a person whose air traffic
control tower operator, mechanic, or parachute rigger certificate is
suspended may not apply for any rating to be added to that certificate
during the period of suspension.
(d) Unless the order of revocation provides otherwise --
(1) A person whose air traffic control tower operator, aircraft
dispatcher, or parachute rigger certificate is revoked may not apply for
the same kind of certificate for 1 year after the date of revocation; and
(2) A person whose mechanic or repairman certificate is revoked may not
apply for either of those kinds of certificates for 1 year after the date