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Document ID:   MIL-STD-6017       Scroll down to access document images

Overview
Title:  Variable Message Format (VMF)
Scope:  The Variable Message Format (VMF) Military Standard (MIL-STD) provides military services and agencies with Joint interoperability standards, including message, data element, and protocol standards. These standards are essential for the design, development, test, certification, fielding, and continued operation of automated tactical data systems (TDSs) which support
the requirement to exchange timely, critical, command and control information across Joint boundaries.
Status:  Active Document Date:  22-JAN-2021      
  Next Review Due:  21-JAN-2026
INST Doc Category:   Military Standard -Interface Standard  

Responsibilities
Lead Standardization Activity:  DC2  Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA)  
  Preparing Activity: DC2  Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA)
Coordination:  Full  
Army Custodian:  CR   US Army Combat Capabilities Development Command, C5ISR Center  
Navy Custodian:  EC   Naval Information Warfare Systems Command  
Air Force Custodian:  44   Air Force JINTACCS Message Standards Engineering Office  
Other Custodian:  NS   National Security Agency  

Projects
 Project Number:     INST-2024-002

Changes to military standards or handbooks issued after August 1, 2003 are incorporated in the modified document.

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Revision History Click on column headings for a description of column content.
MediaDocument Part DescriptionDist StmtDocument DatePagesSize
 Revision E C22-JAN-202125067602.0 KB
 Revision D C28-FEB-201724086689.5 KB
 Revision C C31-MAY-2012571614871.1 KB
 Revision B C30-OCT-200921423298.1 KB
Document ImageRevision A Notice 1 - AdministrativeA02-NOV-2006110.8 KB
 Revision A C19-JUL-200619503514.5 KB
 Base Document D01-APR-200416542616.0 KB

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