Sales inventory can be quickly and easily searched by National Stock Number
(NSN) or item name.
National Stock Number
Level Issue Effectiveness and Stockage Effectiveness (IE/SE) Data Feed (2008)
Units requisition supplies through the Unit Level Logistics System (ULLS) or the forward distribution point (FDP) using a national stock number
To order a chinstrap, a soldier has to know not only the type and helmet model, but also the "national stock number
" of each spare part.
The majority of these supply/repair parts are part numbered requisitions and a national stock number
(NSN) has never been assigned.
The system approves items for shipment based in part on an item's federal supply class--not the item's entire national stock number
, which is a combination of the supply class number and a part number unique to the item.
Lee Walters was inspecting the airfield following a surge of Operation SOUTHERN WATCH departures when he discovered fragments of a blown tire on the edge of the runway Instead of merely clearing the debris from the runway, he led an effort to identify the fragments, warn pilots, and eventually was responsible for the safe aircraft recovery Walters suspended runway operations, recovered over 30 pieces of tire, and pieced the fragments together to determine the national stock number
. Then he radioed the number back to base operations, along with specific instructions to contact the maintenance operations center and determine the aircraft type.
Items in the list can also be sorted by line item number, national stock number
, or part number.
Cataloging is the process of assigning a National Stock Number
(NSN) to an item that is repeatedly bought, stocked, stored, issued, and used throughout the Federal Supply System.
ETID automatically fills in many of the required fields for national stock number
(NSN) items, such as nomenclatures and prices.
Military have now purchased the TEGAM Model 1830A, including the Army, Navy, Air Force and The National Guard, and it has been awarded national stock number