Work Item
ASTM WK76298

New Test Method for Verification of Software and Systems for Commercial Space Flight Vehicles

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.


Software, Commercial Space Flight, Avionics Systems, Defect, Intended Function, System, Test Scenario, Verification, Objective Evidence, Execution Steps, Pass/Fail Criteria, 14 CFR Part 400


This standard will serve as a one (but not the only) method for verification of compliance of Software and Systems for Commercial Space Flight Vehicles to sections of 14 CFR Part 400 referenced within the standard.

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: 03-18-2021

Technical Contact: Scott Fohrman

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