MSFC - NASA MPR 8730.2 REV G
INSPECTION AND TEST STATUS
|Publication Date:||27 August 2015|
The purpose of this Marshall Procedural Requirements (MPR) is to provide the instructions for the system that will indicate the inspection and test status of hardware and software, components, materials, and related documents. Quality, safety, and where appropriate, engineering status, shall be maintained from receiving inspection through production, testing, servicing, handling, and subsequent shipment from Marshall Space Flight Center (MSFC) in accordance with MPD 1280.1.
a. This MPR applies to the Center personnel, programs, projects, and activities, including contractors and resident agencies to the extent specified in their respective contracts or agreements. ("Contractors," for purposes of this paragraph, include contractors, grantees, Cooperative Agreement recipients, Space Act Agreement partners, or other agreement parties.)
b. This MPR applies to the Michoud Assembly Facility (MAF).
. This MPR applies the following: all mandatory actions (i.e., requirements) are denoted by statements containing the term "shall." The terms: "may" or "can" denote discretionary privilege or permission; "should" denotes a good practice and is recommended, but not required; "will" denotes expected outcome; and "are/is" denotes descriptive material.
d. This MPR applies the following: all document citations are assumed to be the latest version unless otherwise noted.
e. This MPR also applies to all designated MSFC Resident Management Offices (RMOs), who are responsible for status processing of hardware and software as defined in MPR 8730.1. RMO personnel designated with the responsibility for verifying inspection and test status for hardware, software, components, materials, and related documents shall be detailed by the cognizant Safety Mission Assurance (SMA) authority in the applicable SMA plan, project plan, or other approving project documentation. This MPR applies to all MSFC personnel who are responsible for status processing of hardware and software as defined in MPR 8730.1.