There is no better way

There is No Better Way Than following the manual By John Goglia July / August 1998 John Goglia is a member of the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB). He has been a technician for USAir for the past 30 years. As I travel...

All air carriers have procedures allowing deviations from the manual if approved by engineering. We must follow these procedures, or we, the technician who signs, will be in violation — not the air carrier.

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