INTRODUCTION - Continued
Explanation of Columns in the AAL
Column (1) National Stock Number (NSN). Identifies the stock number of
the item to be used for requisitioning purposes.
Column (2) Description, Commercial and Government Entity Code
(CAGEC), and Part Number (P/N). Identifies the Federal item name (in all
capital letters) followed by a minimum description when needed. The last
line below the description is the CAGEC (in parentheses) and the part
Column (3) Usable On Code. When applicable, gives you a code if the item
you need is not the same for different models of equipment.
Column (4) Unit of Measure (U/M). Indicates the physical measurement or
count of the time as issued per the National Stock Number shown in column
Column (5) Qty Recm. Indicates the quantity recommended.