Accession Number:

ADA610611

Title:

Exoatmospheric Kill Vehicle Quality Assurance and Reliability Assessment - Part A

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

INSPECTOR GENERAL DEPT OF DEFENSE ARLINGTON VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2014-09-08

Pagination or Media Count:

39.0

Abstract:

Our objective was to perform a quality assurance assessment of the Missile Defense Agency s Ground-Based Midcourse Defense, Exoatmospheric Kill Vehicle, which is procured from Raytheon Missile Systems via the prime contractor Boeing. Our assessment resulted in two separate reports. Part A Assess Raytheon conformity to Aerospace Standard AS9100C, Quality Management Systems - Requirements for Aviation, Space and Defense Organizations, contractual quality assurance clauses, and internal quality assurance processes and procedures. Part B Assess the Exoatmpheric Kill Vehicle reliability of deployed assets. It will be released as a separate classified report.

Subject Categories:

  • Statistics and Probability
  • Manufacturing and Industrial Engineering and Control of Production Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE