Accession Number:

ADA619375

Title:

Space and Missile Systems Center Standard: Test Requirements for Launch, Upper-Stage and Space Vehicles

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE SPACE COMMAND LOS ANGELES AFB CA SPACE AND MISSILE SYSTEMS CENTER

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2014-09-05

Pagination or Media Count:

146.0

Abstract:

This standard establishes the environmental testing requirements for launch vehicles, upper-stage vehicles, space vehicles, and their subsystems and units. In addition, a uniform set of definitions of related terms is established. This standard is applicable to the procurement of space system hardware as a compliance document for the establishment of baseline test requirements. The test requirements herein focus on design verification and the identification of latent defects to help ensure a high level of confidence in achieving successful space missions.

Subject Categories:

  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
  • Rocket Engines
  • Unmanned Spacecraft

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE