ARMY - DA PAM 700–142
Instructions for Type Classification, Materiel Release, Fielding and Transfer
|Publication Date:||22 January 2020|
This pamphlet provides procedures for policy set forth in AR 700-142. It contains instructions, process flows, reporting formats, and schedules used to carry out the policies of the Army's type classification (TC), materiel release (MR), fielding, and transfer processes. These procedures are intended to ensure that materiel is acceptable for Army use prior to procurement. Army materiel must be safe, suitable, and supportable. All necessary coordination for and documentation of the orderly and effective deployment and redeployment of Army equipment, including all necessary logistics support, and must be completed.