handling (ordnance)
Applies to those individuals who engage in the breakout, lifting, or repositioning of ordnance or explosive devices in order to facilitate storage or stowage, assembly or disassembly, loading or downloading, or transporting. See also assembly; downloading; loading; ordnance.

Military dictionary. 2000.

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