What is MIL-STD-129 used for ?
The MIL-STD-129 standard is used for marking military supplies that are transported.
This standard provides the minimum requirements for uniform military
marking for shipment and storage. Additional marking may be required by the contract or the
Applicability Shipment planning for supplies, equipment, and ammunition will be
as specified in this standard. A marking is the numbers, letters, bar codes, labels, tags, symbols,
or colors applied to provide identification and to expedite handling during shipment and storage.
Aprroved for use by the United States
Department of Defense and all other government agencies.