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dc.contributor.author Perkins, Derek.
dc.contributor.author Fithian, D.
dc.contributor.other Rusky, B. J.
dc.coverage.spatial Outer space
dc.date.accessioned 2015-09-09T22:26:45Z
dc.date.available 2015-09-09T22:26:45Z
dc.date.issued 1974
dc.identifier.other 31111000664076
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.11753/57
dc.description.abstract This paper provides a review of test program requirements and operations applicable to space instruments systems. The Apollo Lunar Surface Experiment Package (ALSEP) test program is summarized and then evaluated in terms of performance vs overall effectiveness in Section 2. Section 3 discusses the basic requirements for the definition of typical space instrument verification activities and indicates tradeoffs to be considered in the analysis and planning stages, and in the test operations phases of hardware development. In the final section, three classes of payloads are defined and verification tasks and documentation requirements are evaluated for these payloads in terms of cost effective program implementation. ALSEP is used in this case study as typical of the most critical payload for high reliability performance and life.
dc.description.statementofresponsibility prepared by D. Perkins, D. Fithian ; approved by B. Rusky.
dc.description.tableofcontents Introduction -- ALSEP test program -- Typical program requirements -- Recommendations -- Conclusions
dc.format.extent 48 leaves
dc.format.mimetype application/pdf
dc.language.iso en_US
dc.publisher Bendix, Aerospace Systems Division
dc.source.uri http://www.lpi.usra.edu/lunar/ALSEP/pdf/ALSEP%20%23140J-TestProgmReview.pdf
dc.subject.lcc TL789.8.U6A5
dc.subject.lcsh Apollo Lunar Surface Experiments Package.
dc.subject.lcsh Outer space--Exploration--Supplies.
dc.title Test program review


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