CEN - EN 16602-20
Space product assurance - Quality assurance
|Publication Date:||1 March 2020|
|ICS Code (Space systems and operations):||49.140|
This Standard defines the quality assurance (QA) requirements for the establishment and implementation of a Quality Assurance programme for products of space projects.
Discipline related qualification activities are complemented in standards specific to those disciplines (e.g. ECSS-E-ST-32-01 for fracture control).
For software quality assurance, the software product assurance standard, ECSSQ-ST-80 is applicable.
This Standard is applicable to all space projects.
This standard may be tailored for the specific characteristic and constraints of a space project in conformance with ECSS-S-ST-00.
For the tailoring of this standard the following information is provided:
• A table providing the pre-tailoring per "Product types" in clause 6
• A table providing the pre-tailoring per "Project phase" in Annex J