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
DISTRIBUTION STATEMENT A: Approved for public release; distribution is unlimited.
THIS PUBLICATION IS EFFECTIVE UNTIL RESCINDED OR SUPERSEDED.
Priority Classification. Urgent
Aircraft in Use. Upon receipt of this Technical Bulletin (TB), the condition status symbol of cited
aircraft will be changed to a red horizontal dash "-". The red horizontal dash "-" may be cleared when the
affected assemblies. The affected aircraft will be inspected no later than the task/inspection 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".
Aircraft in Depot Maintenance. Same as paragraph 1.a.
Aircraft Undergoing Maintenance. Same as paragraph 1.a.
Aircraft in Transit.
Maintenance Trainers (Category A and B). Same as paragraph 1.a.
Component/Parts in Stock Including War Reserves at All Levels (Depot and Others). Upon receipt
of this TB the material 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
receipt this TB all serviceable items (conditions codes "A", "B", "C", "D", and "E") listed in paragraph 6.
*This TB supersedes USAATCOM Aviation Safety Action Message 201419Z, AUG 96, UH-60-96-ASAM-07.