DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY TECHNICAL BULLETIN
IGB DIFFUSER REPAIR PROCEDURES FOR ALL
AH-64 SERIES AIRCRAFT
Headquarters, Department of the Army, Washington, D.C.
10 SEPTEMBER 2004
REPORTING ERRORS AND RECOMMENDING IMPROVEMENTS
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DISTRIBUTION STATEMENT A: Approved for public release; distribution is unlimited.
THIS PUBLICATION IS EFFECTIVE UNTIL RESCINDED OR SUPER-
1. PRIORITY CLASSIFICATION. ROUTINE.
in Use. Normal. Upon receipt
of this Technical Bulletin (TB), make the following entry
Form 2408--13--1. Enter a Red Horizontal Dash //----// with the following statement: "Inspection of all AH--64
aircraft for deficiencies of the IGB Diffuser and/or Tailboom Area underneath the diffuser IAW paragraph 13
due on or before the next 125--hour inspection." The red dash may be cleared when inspections in paragraph
13 are complete. Commanders unable to comply with the requirements of this TB within the time frame
specified will upgrade the affected aircraft status symbol to a red "X".
1.2. Aircraft in Depot or Contractor Facilities. Inspect DD 250 aircraft prior to those aircraft departing for ferry
to final destination.
1.5. Maintenance Trainers (Category A, B, and Others). Same as paragraph 1.1.
1.6. Spares. Not applicable.
1.7. Components in Stock. N/A.
2. TASK INSPECTION SUSPENSE DATE. Not Applicable.
3. REPORTING COMPLIANCE SUSPENSE DATE. Not Applicable.
*This TB supersedes TB 1-1520-238-30-20 datad 28 June 2004.