- STANAG 4609 is intended to provide common methods for exchange of across systems within and among NATO nations. STANAG 4609 is intended users a consolidated, clear and concise view of the standards they will operate motion imagery systems. The STANAG includes guidance on compressed, and related motion imagery sampling structures; motion standards, motion imagery metadata standards, interconnections, and language descriptions of motion imagery system parameters. STANAG 4609 that all relevant MI systems used by participating nations will be able compressed data types (Standard Definition, Enhanced Definition, High each Nation may choose to ORIGINATE one, two or all data types. The STANAG 4609 is to provide governance so as to allow participating to meet intelligence, reconnaissance, surveillance and other interoperable MI systems.