This quote is also from my first report to the FAA local MIDO office, when I was naive and chose not to believe all those press reports about the FAA being the "handmaiden of the aviation industry" and a "tombstone agency." The "saboteur" comment refers to the person who sabotaged 737 wiring on the production line, who I believe has not been caught to this day.
(QA Lead's name) told me not to document unauthorized rework as such, only to document the condition only. He told me (QA Supervisor's name) had said we didn’t want to “air our dirty laundry.” This kind of unethical instruction could have been one reason Renton didn’t realize they had a saboteur in their midst. (QA Lead's name) had probably told me that because I had recently written three “unauthorized rework” tags...
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