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Document ID:   MIL-STD-2073       Scroll down to access document images
Spec/Std Sheet:  1

Overview
Title:  Standard Practice for Military Packaging
Scope:  This document outlines standard processes for the development and documentation of military packaging. This standard covers methods of preservation to protect materiel against environmentally induced corrosion and deterioration, physical and mechanical damage, and other forms of degradation during storage, multiple handling, and shipment of
materiel in the defense transportation system. A decision chart is included for determining how to develop military packaging requirements (see figure 1). If military packaging is applicable, figure 1 will further aid in the development of detailed packaging requirements.
Status:  Active Document Date:  07-JAN-2011      
  Next Review Due:  06-JAN-2016
PACK Doc Category:   Military Standard -Standard Practice  

Responsibilities
Lead Standardization Activity:  SM  LOGSA Packaging, Storage and Containerization Center  
  Preparing Activity: AS  Naval Air Systems Command
Coordination:  Full  
Army Custodian:  SM   LOGSA Packaging, Storage and Containerization Center  
Navy Custodian:  AS   Naval Air Systems Command  
Air Force Custodian:  69   Air Force Life Cycle Management Center - Packaging Technology and Engineeri  
DLA Custodian:  DH   Defense Logistics Agency (DepSO)  

Projects
 Project Number:     PACK-2016-012

Changes to military standards or handbooks issued after August 1, 2003 are incorporated in the modified document.
Revision History Click on column headings for a description of column content.
MediaDocument Part DescriptionDist StmtDocument DatePagesSize
Document ImageRevision E Change 1 (change incorporated)A07-JAN-2011208512.8 KB
Document ImageRevision E A23-MAY-2008207871.6 KB
Document ImageRevision D Change Notice 1 A10-MAY-20021232.3 KB
Document ImageRevision D A15-DEC-1999212715.0 KB
Document ImageRevision C A01-OCT-19962041287.2 KB
Document ImageRevision A A16-JUL-19841526349.9 KB

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