Preventive Maintenance Definition - MilitaryDictionary.org
Term Source: JP 4-02 (Health Service Support) ?
1.) The care and servicing by personnel for the purpose of maintaining equipment and facilities in satisfactory operating condition by providing for systematic inspection, detection, and correction of incipient failures either before they occur or before they develop into major defects.
In the United States, military vocabulary is standardized by the Department of Defence. These terms are used by the United States Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marine Corps.
Term Classification: logistics
Department of Defence, Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms
Term sourced from JP 4-02: Health Service Support, updated July 2012 View source document
This term is marked as active and was last updated in 2015
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