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This airman’s common sense idea made life easier for the most overworked job in the Air Force | Task & Purpose

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Senior Master Sgt. Paul Speer, the superintendent of the 9th Aircraft Maintenance Unit for the 7th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron at Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, used a technique known as “waterfall scheduling” to make the maintenance plan at Dyess more consistent. What is waterfall scheduling, and how does it work? It effectively instructs technicians to work on aircraft depending on operational requirements and priority aircraft rather than prespecified timetables without getting too technical. Furthermore, it allows maintainers “the ability to concentrate their range in real-time, permitting them to select where their focus should be and on what objectives,” according to Capt. Kayshel Trudell, the 7th Bomb Wing’s chief of public affairs.

Source: https://taskandpurpose.com/news/air-force-maintenance-waterfall-schedule/

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