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ATA Chapters

Tue Sep 14, 2004 11:36 am

What do the abbreviations ATA stand for with regards to the maintenance manual chapters.
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RE: ATA Chapters

Tue Sep 14, 2004 11:42 am

It stands for Air Transport Association of America
"Failure to prepare is preparing to fail"--Benjamin Franklin
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RE: ATA Chapters

Wed Sep 15, 2004 11:11 pm

Real question is do you like to use ATA?

I doubt there is a better way to organise the AMM. Does anyone have any gripes with the system or is it the perfect solution?
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RE: ATA Chapters

Thu Sep 16, 2004 12:00 am

If it ain't broke, why fix it.

It takes a bit of familiarization, but I didn't and don't have any problems with it.
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RE: ATA Chapters

Thu Sep 16, 2004 12:30 am

The single biggest problem now days is the new engineers that don't know where something belongs.
Stall warning can be found in 27, 34 and I even found it in 22 once.
ATA's next convention needs to put standardization on the agenda.
They also MUST get rid of simplified English
One may educate the ignorance from the unknowing but stupid is forever. Boswell; ca: 1533

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