Work Item
ASTM WK73835

New Guide for Spaceflight Participant Safety and Emergency Training

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.


safety; fire; evacuation; hazard ; emergency; medical; egress; rescue; life support; oxygen; survival


Parallels practice for other modes of commercial transportation, aids in compliance with government regulation, common element to all safety management systems

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


Developed by Subcommittee: F47.01

Committee: F47

Staff Manager: Katerina Koperna

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 08-10-2020

Technical Contact: David Sullivan-Nightengale

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