The Ammunition Data Card is used to acquire a record containing essential data pertaining to the initial history of a lot of ammunition and explosive material or, in certain instances, of a serially numbered complete round guided missile which contains all required data pertaining to each lot of the item. The data card is used to provide traceability of explosive items.
a. The data contained in the DID is required by MIL-STD_1168
b. This DID supersedes DI_D-2001 and DI-L-1410.