QUALITY ASSURANCE PROGRAM GUIDELINES FOR APPLICATION TO AND USE BY MANUFACTURERS OF RAIL/GUIDEWAY VEHICLES, BUSES, AUTOMATIC TRAIN CONTROL SYSTEMS, AND THEIR MAJOR SUBSYSTEMS

Guidelines are presented for a quality assurance system to be implemented by the manufacturer in support of designing, developing, fabricating, assembling, inspecting, testing, handling, and delivery of equipment being procured for use in public urban mass transit systems. The guidelines apply to this equipment when being procured for: (1) use in revenue service; (2) demonstration of systems that will be revenue producing or used by the public; (3) use as a prototype for follow-on operational/revenue producing equipment procurements; and (4) qualification tests.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Jet Propulsion Laboratory

    California Institute of Technology, 4800 Oak Grove Drive
    Pasadena, CA  USA  91103
  • Authors:
    • Witkin, S A
  • Publication Date: 1976-8

Media Info

  • Pagination: 33 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00155055
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: NASA-CR-149558
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 31 1982 12:00AM