DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY TECHNICAL BULLETIN
ALL H-60 AIRCRAFT
REPLACEMENT OF ALL SPINDLE ASSEMBLIES WITH
THE SPINDLE RETAINING ROD
Headquarters, Department of the Army, Washington, D. C.
30 August 1996
DlSTRlBUTlON STATEMENT A: Approved for public release; distribution is unlimited.
THIS PUBLlCATlON IS EFFECTIVE UNTIL RESCINDED
Priority Classification. Urgent
a. Aircraft in Use. Upon receipt of this Technical Bulletin (TB), the condition status symbol of cited air-
craft will be changed to a red horizontal dash "-". The red horizontal dash "-" may be cleared when the inspec-
assemblies. The affected aircraft will be inspected no later than the tatinspection suspense date. Failure
to comply with requirements of this TB within the time frame will cause the status symbol to be upgraded to
a red "X".
b. Aircraft in Depot Maintenance. Same as paragraph 1.a.
Aircraft Undergoing Maintenance. Same as paragraph 1.a.
d. Aircraft in Transit.
(1) Surface/Air Shipment. Same as paragraph 1.a.
Maintenance Trainers (Category A and B). Same as paragraph 1.a.
f. Component/Parts in Stock lncluding War Reserves at All Levels (Depot and Others). Upon receipt
of this TB the materiel condition tags of all items in all condition codes listed in paragraph 6 shall be annotated
to read UH-60-96-ASAM-07, one time inspection of spindle assemblies not complied with.
(1) Wholesale Stock. Report receipt of the TB in accordance with Paragraph 14.c.(1). Upon re-
ceipt this TB all serviceable items (conditions codes "A", "B", "C", "D", and "E") listed in paragraph 6 located
*This TB supersedes USAATCOM Aviation Safety Action Message 201419Z, AUG 96, UH-60-96-ASAM-07.