Work Item
ASTM WK80483

New Specification for Installation of Rechargeable Lithium Batteries on 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.


lithium battery; aircrafts; energy storage


This specification provides guidance for the installation of lithium energy storage devices. The potential hazards associated with the handling and safe use of products with lithium batteries should follow manufacturers’ instructions, industry practice, and cautionary procedures. Installation should consider all aspects of use, including a thorough evaluation of the equipment specifications, limitations, and maintenance requirements.

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


Developed by Subcommittee: F39.01

Committee: F39

Staff Manager: Joe Koury

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 01-11-2022

Technical Contact: Brett Williams

Item: 000