26 November 2002
CURRICULUM OUTLINE OF INSTRUCTION
Lesson Topic 5.11:
Technical Directive (TD) Program
Lecture with handouts
Partially supported by this lesson topic:
Upon completion of this unit of instruction, the student
will describe the purpose of Naval Weapons and Equipment
Maintenance Programs, Air-Launched Weapons Maintenance
Philosophy, and Airborne Weapons Performance Evaluation
Completely supported by this lesson topic:
Cite two primary publications that define the Technical
Directives (TD) Program.
List four types of TDs.
List the six phases of processing a Rapid Action Minor
Define an immediate category TD and who must authorize
List the types of equipment changes for which the title
Aviation Armament Change/Bulletin would apply.
Name the purpose and function of Scheduled Removal
Define rescissions, supersedure, and cancellations as
they relate to TDs.
State the levels of maintenance that will normally
accomplish a TD when that TD is designated immediate,
urgent, or safety.