NATO STANDARDIZATION AGREEMENT
CLASSIFICATION AND DESIGNATION OF FLAT WAGONS
SUITABLE FOR TRANSPORTING MILITARY EQUIPMENT
Classification of Flat Wagons
Marking of Flat Wagons
Marking of Italian Flat Wagons
Classification of Ordinary Military Equipment
International Loading Gauge (GIC)
STANAG 2158 VF
Identification of Military Trains
STANAG 2171 VF
Procedures for Military Trains Crossing Frontiers
STANAG 2173 VF
Regulations for the Securing of Military Tracked and
Wheeled Vehicles on Railway Wagons
STANAG 2832 VF
Restrictions for the Transport of Military Equipment by Rail
on European Railways
The aim of this agreement is to facilitate the preparation and execution of military transport bv means of:
The classification and marking of wagons.
The parallel classification of ordinary transport military equipment.
The unified sketchbook for exceptional transport military equipment.
Participating nations agree to:
Adopt the classification and marking of flat wagons as established by European railways and defined at
Annexes A, B and C; in accordance with the same provisions, classify and mark the flat wagons they own
privately, in agreement with the railways who have registered the wagons.
Classify in parallel their ordinary transport military equipment, in accordance with the above classification.
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