Complete operating instructions for a specific aircraft and its operational
General engineering series manuals (01-1A).
Part III is the type manual. A -3 in this position indicates a structural
Planned Maintenance System (PMS).
Scheduled or forced removal items and their replacement intervals.
Technical manuals or publications issued through the NAVAIR distribution
To preserve human and material resources,
Navy Occupational Safety and Health (NAVOSH) Program, OPNAVINST
Safety precautions applicable to forces afloat.
To provide guidance on acceptable workplace safety and health standards
ashore within the Naval Air Systems Command.
It controls and issues all technical directives.
Formal TDs (letter) and interim TDs (message).
Change, interim change, bulletin, and rapid action minor engineering
A message TD, which provides for quick action on minor changes that offer
significant advantages to the operating forces.
An amendment and a revision.
The process by which TDs are removed from active files after requirements
have been incorporated.
Until it is deleted from the NAVSUP 2002 index.
By an amendment to the TD.
The Technical Directive Control Center at the Naval Air Technical Services
Immediate action TD.
Routine action TD.
The quality assurance division.
The central technical publications library (CTPL).
Dispersed technical publications libraries (DTPL).