MREs (Meals Ready-to-Eat) U.S. Military Issue at Atlantic Firearms
MREs are provided to United States Armed Forces for nutrition during field operations. MREs were adopted in the 1980s and followed the C & K rations of WWII and MCI meals of Korea and Vietnam.Each MRE provides an average of 1,250 calories (13 percent protein, 36 percent fat, and 51 percent carbohydrates) and one-third of the Military Recommended Daily Allowance of vitamins and minerals. MREs are designed for long term storage and packaged very well. If stored under the correct conditions shelf life is estimated between 5 -7 years & up to 10 years if stored in cool dry conditions. All cases have a born on date and a 3 year inspection date .The date on an MREs is the “inspection date” rather than an expiry date. The inspection date is 3 years after the meal was packed. It’s used as a reminder for the US Military to check that the meal’s packaging is in sound.You will be shipped 2 cases of MRE case A & case B containing total of 24 Meals Ready to Eat.
We will ship you both case A and case B.