TFOA - What does TFOA stand for? The Free Dictionary
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Eleven (27 percent) of the 40 mishaps involved TFOA
and FOD and stem from various supervisory, maintenance and material causal factors.
If we simply accept a TFOA as material failure without review, we're doomed to repeat them.
However, a trend on the maintenance side is TFOAs and a new one, TFOS--things falling off ships.
Ten of the mishaps resulted from things fall-ing off aircraft, better known as TFOA
An investigation immediately was launched, and investigators determined maintainers failed to follow basic maintenance practices, lacked communication between shifts, and allowed a holiday routine to cause this TFOA