Work Item
ASTM WK61254

New Classification for Spacecraft vehicle types

1. Scope

The scope of the Committee shall be the development and maintenance of voluntary consensus standards and recommended practices for the commercial spaceflight industry. Areas to address in standards include, but are not limited to, design, manufacturing and operational use of vehicles used for spaceflight. The committee shall also develop human spaceflight safety standards. The work of this Committee will be coordinated with other ASTM committees and organizations having mutual interest.


space craft; re-entry, unlaunch; vehicles


None Provided

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


Developed by Subcommittee: F47.03

Committee: F47

Staff Manager: Katerina Koperna

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 11-28-2017

Technical Contact: Christopher Allison

Item: 001

Ballot: F47 (19-02)

Status: Will Reballot Item

Item: 001

Ballot: F47 (21-02)

Status: Negative Votes Need Resolution