Responsibilities and Authority:
a. Evaluation Team: The evaluation team will be responsible for accomplishing the JACE and reporting the results.
The JACE Team is authorized by the affected service to evaluate and classify defects identified during the conduct of the
inspection, to document and report these defects to the Unit Commander, and to recommend to the affected service and
Unit Commander the disposition of the defect and flying status of the aircraft, prior to any necessary repair actions.
b. Unit Commander: The Unit Commander is responsible for ensuring that the aircraft to be inspected are made
available to the team, and have been prepared as specified in the official publication of JACE procedures. The Unit
Commander is responsible for ensuring that the team is provided access to a working space and phone and/or fax
capabilities. After review and acceptance of the evaluation team's report, the Unit Commander is responsible for
negotiating the schedule and nature of maintenance action for major and critical defects.
c. Affected Service Principal Point of Contact (PPOC): The PPOCs (lead and participating) are responsible for
ensuring that all Government interests are met, and all requirements of the JACE are accomplished for the respective
service. The PPOC is also assigned responsibility and authority to perform all, or portions of, airframe depot program
management functions to support the JACE effort. The JACE process shall be subject to evaluation and certification by
the PPOCs to determine its effectiveness in supporting the requirements established in this directive, drawings,
Technical Instructions, Technical Orders (T.O.s), Technical Manuals (TMs), and other supporting documents The
designated PPOC for each service is as follows:
Army: Department of the Army
Aviation and Troop Command/AMSAT-I-MCM
4300 Goodfellow Blvd.
St Louis MO 63120
Navy: Department of the Navy
Naval Aviation Depot (Code 365)
PSC Box 8021
Marine Corps Air Station
Cherry Point NC 28533
Air Force: Department of the Air Force
Warner Robins Air Logistics Center/LUHE
Special Operations Forces System Program Office
226 Cochran Street
Robins AFB GA 31098
d. Trend Analysis Database Administrator: The database administrator is responsible for the storage and
maintenance of all JACE records received The administrator also provides