(1) Equipment Record Folder (Logbook). Each set of NVG will have a logbook This logbook is illustrated in
DA PAM 738-750, Page 9, Figure 2-1 ,(NSN 7510-01-065-0166) and is available at self-service centers.
(2) Forms. DA Forms 2407, 2408-5, 2408-15, 2408-22, 2408-30, 5504, and DD Forms 1574, 1576, and 1577-
2 will be used to document NVG maintenance Requirements. (Until the receipt of the new DA Pam 738-751, refer to this
Damaged or obliterated forms will be processed IAW DA PAM 738-751.
Red "X" status symbols must be cleared by an individual designated in writing by the unit
Commander per DA PAM 738-751
(a) DA Forms 2407 or 5504 (Maintenance Request). This form will be used when AVIM level
maintenance is performed or when NVGs are forwarded to a higher maintenance level for scheduled or unscheduled
maintenance. Do not combine two or more NVGs on a single DA Form 2407/5504. It is recommended that each
individual service of the 180 day service be listed separately. After completion of maintenance and receipt of NVGs,
place the "organizational" copy in the pocket located inside the back cover of the logbook. Maintain this form until next
180 day service is completed.
(b) DA Form 2408-5 (Equipment Modification Record). This form will be placed In the first vinyl page of
the logbook and will be used to document authorized DA modifications to NVGs. Dispose of this form IAW DA PAM 738-
(c) DA Form 2408-15 (Historical Record of Aircraft). This form will be placed in the second vinyl page of
the logbook and will be disposed of lAW DA PAM 738-751 It will be used to document the following:
1 On-time inspection (i.e. successful distortion evaluations, service upon receipt inspection).
2 Compliance with Safety of Flight (SOF), Aviation Safety Action Message (ASAM), Safety of Use
(SOU), and Technical Bulletins (TB).
3 Replacement of image intensifier tubes (s). Record new serial numbers.
(d) DA Form 2408-22 (Helmet and Oxygen Mask/Connector Inspection Record). This form provides a
record of helmet and NVG visor/mount inspections and maintenance performed. It will be used to document the 120 day
visor continuity check Record the type of NVG visor or mount installed on the helmet in block 7. This form will be
maintained separately from the NVG records and disposed of IAW DA PAM 738-751.
(e) DA Form 2408-30 (NVG Inspection and Maintenance Record). A current DA Form 2408-30 is the
only form required to be maintained in the NVG carrying case.
1 The DA Form 2408-30 will be used to record all faults and document all corrective actions taken for
(a) Deficiencies discovered while performing operator's checks.
(b) 90 day Preventive Maintenance Checks and Services (PMCS)
(c) 180 day services.
(d) Special inspections (i.e. distortion evaluations).
2 The current DA Form 2408-30 will be managed by the owning unit. After NVGs are returned from a
maintenance facility, the owning unit will complete the DA Form 2408-30 by signing off