SECTION VI. PREPARATION FOR STORAGE OR SHIPMENT.
4-26. GENERAL INFORMATION.
Special Instructions for Administrative Storage.
Placement of equipment in administrative storage should be for short periods of time when a shortage of maintenance
effort exists. Items should be in mission readiness within 24 hours or within time factors as determined by the directing
authority. During the storage period, appropriate maintenance records will be kept.
Before placing equipment in administrative storage, current preventive maintenance checks and services should be
completed, shortcomings and deficiencies should be corrected, and all Modification Work Orders should be applied.
Storage site selection. Inside storage is preferred for items selected for administrative storage. If inside storage is not
available, trucks, vans, conex containers, and other containers may be used.
4-27. PRESERVATION, PACKAGING, MARKING, AND SHIPPING REQUIREMENTS.
Refer to MIL-P-116 for preservation, packaging, marking and shipping requirements.