Section V. PREPARATION FOR STORAGE OR SHIPMENT
2-18. SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR ADMINISTRATIVE STORAGE.
a. Placement of Ancillary Equipment for Military Free-fall System in administrative storage should be for brief
periods of time when a maintenance resource shortage exists. Items should be in mission readiness within 24 hours or
within the time factors as determined by the directing authority During the storage period, appropriate maintenance
records will be kept.
b. Before placing the equipment in administrative storage, current preventive maintenance checks and services
should be completed, shortcomings and deficiencies should be corrected, and applicable Modification Work Orders
c. Storage Site Selection Ancillary Equipment for Military Free-fall System should be stored in a controlled
temperature, dry, and well ventilated environment.
d. Inspection. Refer to paragraph 2-7 for inspection instructions.
e. Cleaning and drying Clean and dry the Ancillary Equipment for Military Free-fall System in accordance with
procedures described in TM 38-230-1.
2-19. PRESERVATION. If the Ancillary Equipment for Military Free-fall System are to be stored without regular PMCS
being performed, consult TM 38-230-2 for preservation requirements
2-20. PREPARATION FOR SHIPMENT. Prepare the Ancillary Equipment for Military Free-fall System for shipment by
packing components into original or similar containers m which they were received