Managing this ordnance stockpile is complicated by factors such as net explosive weight
(NEW) and material compatibility restrictions, security restrictions, and treaty obligations to name a few.
Stinson manages the Air Force's most dynamic weapons safety program and provides risk management for 7.1 million pounds of net explosive weight
valued at $112M.
Soldiers contribute greatly to the safe use of munitions when they reduce the net explosive weight
of the ammunition stocks in ammunition transfer holding points (ATHPs).
The missions together posed a significant challenge to the 834th as the general cargo could not be within the Net Explosive Weight
While stockpiling munitions, she recognized the net explosive weight
for hazard class/division 1.1 was exceeded.
The team moved more than 3,000 munitions assets, and more than 600,000 pounds of net explosive weight
during break-out, assembly and delivery of more than 1,000 live bombs supporting 320 sorties during a four-day IRON FLAG exercise.
TSgt Murphy re-sited the entire 850K lbs Net Explosive Weight
, 24 Potential Explosion Site Temporary Munitions Storage Area, and corrected explosive quantity-distance violations that presented a hazard to HN, USA and USAF resources and personnel.