The Technical Data Package (TDP) communicates to industry the requirements and the necessary information for the procurement, production, engineering, and use of design hardware. The TDP includes technical data in the form of models, drawings, specifications, standards, control documents, assemblies, and sub-assemblies of a product.
Your technical data package, based on MIL-STD-31000B (Military Standard), defines the requirements for the TDP and its products. It gives you the technical description of an item intended for purchase orders, contract data requirements list (CDRL), and Military Interdepartmental Procurement Requests (MIPRs).
As each product is different, TDPs can include any or all of the following information: