DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY TECHNICAL BULLETIN
ALL H-60 AIRCRAFT
REQUIRED REPLACEMENT OF THE TEFLON
SLEEVE BEARINGS IN THE SPINDLE ELASTOMERIC
BEARING ASSEMBLIES AT PMS-2 INSPECTION
Headquarters, Department of the Army, Washington, D. C.
30 September 1996
DISTRIBUTION STATEMENT A: Approved for public release; distribution is unlimited.
THIS PUBLICATION IS EFFECTIVE UNTIL RESCINDED OR SUPERSEDED.
1. Priority Classification. Urgent
a. 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 logbook entry cited in
is completed. The affected aircraft logbook shall
as practical but
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".
b. Aircraft in Depot Maintenance. Perform the correction procedures cited in paragraph 9a and 9b prior to release of
aircraft from depot.
c. Aircraft Undergoing Maintenance. Perform the correction procedures cited in paragraph 9a and 9b prior to release
of aircraft from maintenance.
d. Aircraft in Transit.
(1) Surface/Air Shipment. Same as paragraph 1.a.
e. Maintenance Trainers (Category A and B). N/A.
f. Component/Parts in Stock Including War Reserves at All Levels (Depot and Others).
(1) Wholesale Stock N/A.
(2) Retail Stock. N/A.
2. Task/inspection Suspense Date. Within 10 hours of 14 days.
*This TB supersedes USAATCOM Aviation Safety Action Message 111656Z, SEP 96, UH-60-96-ASAM-10.