NATO is now an Alliance of 28 nations together with more than 30 Partners. Such an Alliance can only work effectively together if there is a common set of standards to professionally execute joint and combined operations. In addition, the Alliance is involved more and more in out-of a
MSAS is a library of NATO STANAGs and APs (Allied Publications), other international standards, national standards, international treaties and laws related to munitions and particularly munitions safety. MSAS also contains information on the NATO bodies working on these issues
Vebjörn Hanssen (NO) (Now with Defence System Management Division, Norway)Patrick Touzé (Project Manager) Angeline Liekens (Information Specialist)
Today munitions can be developed and/or manufactured by groups of nations, by multinational corporations or by international consortiums. This often leads to Insensitive Munitions (IM) testing being split between various test organizations located in a number of nations.