ASTM WK76057

    New Guide for Medical Qualifications for Suborbital Vehicle Passengers

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    Developed by Subcommittee: F47.01 | Committee F47 | Contact Staff Manager


    1. Scope

    1.1 This guide provides a consensus set of passenger acceptance guidelines that can serve as advice to commercial operators as they develop their own medical programs.


    suborbital; passenger health; passenger safety, commercial spaceflight


    This standard will help the commercial spaceflight industry agree on common medical considerations that should be reviewed prior to flights. This will be used by operators and passengers to understand the basic medical questions to be consider prior to flying.

    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:

    Technical Contact:
    James Vanderploeg

    Draft Under Development