ASTM WK59171

    New Specification for SUAS parachutes

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    WK59171

    1. Scope

    a. Develop a draft standard that defines the requirements for a parachute system that would allow an applicant/proponent to obtain approval to operate a small Unmanned Aircraft System (sUAS) directly over people. b. Prior to submitting it for ASTM ballot, circulate it for review/comment to other stakeholders not on the Task Group to include other parachute system suppliers, sUAS manufacturers and/or operators, etc. c. Finalize the draft standard using the ASTM balloting process. d. Publish an approved ASTM standard. e. Work with the FAA or appropriate civil aviation authority (CAA) to obtain a Notice of Availability (NOA) for this standard.


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    The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.

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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    05-26-2017

    Technical Contact:
    Alan Erickson

    Item:
    001

    Ballot:
    F38.01 (17-02)

    Status:
    In Balloting