special cargo


special cargo
Cargo that requires special handling or protection, such as pyrotechnics, detonators, watches, and precision instruments.

Military dictionary. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • cargo cult — cargo cultist. (sometimes caps.) any of various native religious cults of a millenarian and messianic character located in the southwestern Pacific islands, holding that spirits will bring large cargoes of modern goods for distribution among its… …   Universalium

  • Special Boat Service — Période 1941 Pays  Royaume Uni Branche Royal Marines Type Forces spé …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Special Service Request (SSR) Codes — Special Service Requests (SSRs) are used by airlines to capture information about special meal requests, special baggage handling requests, unanccompanied minors, and disabled passengers, among other things. Some SSR codes are used across the air …   Wikipedia

  • Special Drawing Rights — (SDRs) is a potential claim on the freely usable currencies of International Monetary Fund members. SDRs have the ISO 4217 currency code XDR.DefinitionSDRs are defined in terms of a basket of major currencies used in international trade and… …   Wikipedia

  • Cargo scanning — Intermodal Shipping Containers Cargo scanning or non intrusive inspection (NII) refers to non destructive methods of inspecting and identifying goods in transportation systems. It is often used for scanning of intermodal freight …   Wikipedia

  • Cargo cult — A cargo cult may appear in tribal societies in the wake of interaction with technologically advanced, non native cultures. The cult is focused on obtaining the material wealth of the advanced culture through magical thinking, religious rituals… …   Wikipedia

  • Cargo aircraft — A cargo aircraft (also known as freighters or freight aircraft) is an fixed wing aircraft designed or converted for the carriage of goods, rather than passengers. They are devoid of passenger amenities, and generally feature one or more large… …   Wikipedia

  • Cargo system — The cargo system (also known as the civil religious hierarchy, fiesta or mayordomía system) is a collection of secular and religious positions held by men or households in rural indigenous communities throughout central and southern Mexico and… …   Wikipedia

  • special assignment airlift requirements — Airlift requirements, including Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff directed or coordinated exercises, that require special consideration due to the number of passengers involved, weight or size of cargo, urgency of movement, sensitivity, or… …   Military dictionary

  • National Cargo Bureau — The National Cargo Bureau (NCB) a non profit marine surveying organization charged with assisting the U.S. Coast Guard with carrying out the provisions of the International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea. The NCB was formed by a group… …   Wikipedia