Standard NBN EN 13291-3:2004
Space product assurance - General requirements - Part 3: Materials, mechanical parts and processes
49.140 Space systems and operations
The purpose of this standard is to define the requirements and statements applicable to materials, mechanical parts and processes to satisfy the mission performance requirements. This standard covers the following requirement domains: - management, including organisation, reviews, acceptance status and documentation control; - selection criteria and rules; - evaluation, validation/qualification testing; - procurement and receiving inspection; - utilisation criteria and rules. The relationship between activities and programme phases is defined in annex A.