MAINTENANCE ALLOCATION CHART
Section I. INTRODUCTION
B-1. GENERAL. This section provides a general explanation of all maintenance and repair functions authorized at
various maintenance categories.
B-2. MAINTENANCE FUNCTIONS. Maintenance functions will be limited to and defined as follows:
a. Inspect. To determine the serviceability of an item by comparing its physical, mechanical, and/or electrical
characteristics with established standards through examination (e.g. by sight, sound, or feel).
b. Service. Operations required periodically to keep an item in proper operating condition; i.e., to clean (includes
decontaminate, when required), to preserve, drain, paint, or replenish fuel, lubricants, chemical fluids or gases.