AFMAN 24-204(I)/TM 38-250/NAVSUP PUB 505/MCO P4030.19H/ DLAI 4145.3
11 DECEMBER 2001
1.17. NATO STANAG 3854, Policies and Procedures Governing the Air Transportation of Dangerous Cargo.
Participating nations agree to apply the United Nations International System for the Classification of Dangerous
Cargo for air transportation. This includes the labeling (supplemented where necessary by ICAO or IATA labels)
and certification. National regulations are still the authority for preparing, packing, aircraft stowing, and restraining
dangerous cargo. Apply the national handling regulations of the carrier when transferring dangerous cargo from one
nation to another for onward carriage.
NOTE: Paragraphs 1.16 and 1.17 are subject to international military standardization agreements. Do not make
changes or deviations without authorization as prescribed in AFI 60-103 or NAVAIR Instruction 5711.1.
1.18. Mail Shipments. Shipment of hazardous material by mail is not permitted on military aircraft.