Work Item
ASTM WK56255

New Specification for Design of Electric Propulsion Energy Storage Systems for General Aviation Aircraft

1. Scope

The Scope of the Committee shall be the development of standards related to the design, certification, production, installation, or maintenance of aircraft systems. The work of this Committee will be coordinated with other ASTM Committees and organizations having mutual interest.


Battery; batteries; electric motor; electric propulsion unit; EPU; cell; cells; case; chemistry; rechargeable; anode; charge; charge rate; cycle; discharge; discharge rate; volt; voltage.


An ESS designer or manufacturer can use this standard to show a means of compliance to regulatory or other requirements. It will complement the ASTM electric propulsion system design and integration standards for General Aviation aircraft.

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


Developed by Subcommittee: F39.05

Committee: F39

Staff Manager: Joe Koury

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 10-17-2016

Technical Contact: Ryan Naru

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