the aircraft BUNO. A separate sheet is required
for each type of directive; therefore, when
initiating a new sheet, it is advisable to enter
the same basic information on both sides of
the sheet at this time. This procedure ensures
that someone will not use the reverse side of the
sheet for another type of directive at a later
TECHNICAL DIRECTIVE IDENTIFICA-
TION. You should enter the TD identification
data in this block. All TDs are accounted for in
numerical sequence. To do this, you might
find it necessary to leave spaces for TDs
not yet received. The following information is
entered in the technical directive identification
. Enter the kit number that is found on the
. Enter one of the following priority codes:
I for immediate, U for urgent, R for routine, or
K for previously incorporated.
NOTE: Priority code K is used when a
modification has been completely incorporated by
the contractor in all accepted equipment before
the TD is issued.
STATUS. In this block, you should enter the
appropriate status code. Only the status codes
shown in table 6-1 should be used in the aircraft
logbook. The codes in table 6-1 are not to
be confused with codes used to annotate list
TITLE/REMARKS. You should enter the
title of the TD in this block. It does not have to
be the complete subject of the TD.
COMPLIANCE. In this block, you should
enter the short title of the activity complying with
the TD and the date of compliance.
SIGNATURE. A person having aircraft
logbook signature authority signs in this block.
Original accepting activities and naval aviation
depots (NAVAVNDEPOTS), including com-
mercial rework activities, use the same technical
directives status codes as do operating activities.
However, their use varies somewhat, as can be
seen in the following discussion.
Only original accepting activities and
NAVAVNDEPOTS are authorized to use block
entries on the Technical Directives form. The use
of this type of entry provides for a consolidated
accounting of directives when the aircraft is new
and upon completion of each standard rework.
Table 6-1.-Technical Directive Status Codes