Accession Number:

ADA625018

Title:

Parts, Materials, and Processes Control Program for Expendable Launch Vehicles

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

AEROSPACE CORP EL SEGUNDO CA

Report Date:

2015-05-21

Pagination or Media Count:

171.0

Abstract:

This document establishes the requirements for the preparation, implementation, and operation of a Parts, Materials, and Processes PMP Control Program for use during the design, development, and production of mission critical components on Expendable Launch Vehicles ELVs. The implementation of these requirements is intended to 1. Assure integrated management of the selection, application, procurement, control, and standardization of parts, materials, and processes PMP 2. Improve the reliability of program PMP to reduce PMP failures at all levels of assembly and test 3. Reduce program life cycle cost and 4. Improve procurement and test of small quantities of parts and materials that meet system requirements. This document supersedes TOR-981412-1, Rev B, which was also released by USAF Space and Missile Systems Center as SMC-S-011 2012.

Subject Categories:

  • Unmanned Spacecraft

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE