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Safety Standard for Explosives, Propellants, and Pyrotechnics

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Organization that Developed the Standard
Organization that Developed the Standard
NASA Standard
Document Identifiers
Document Number
NASA-STD-8719.12
Version
A
Change Number
2
Document Date
Change Date
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ACTIVE
NASA Organization and Technical Discipline
Responsible NASA Organization
NASA HQ, Office, Facility or Division
NASA HQ Office, Facility or Division
OSMA - Office of Safety and Mission Assurance
Technical Discipline Category
8000 - Safety, Quality, Reliability, Maintainability
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NASA Endorsed Standard Status
NASA Endorsed Standard
Mandatory Standard
NASA Mandatory Standard
NASA Mandatory Standard
Mandatory Standard Requiring Organization
OSMA Mandatory Standard
NASA Mandatory Standard Effective Date
Document Scope
Document Scope
The purpose of this standard is to prescribe the NASA safety standards and procedures for operations involving explosives handling and processing. This document provides a uniform set of standards for all NASA Centers involved in explosives storage, handling, and processing, and complies with the cardinal principle for explosives safety: Expose the minimum number of people to the minimum quantity of explosives for the minimum amount of time consistent with
the operation being conducted.
Keywords
EXPLOSIVES, PROPELLANTS, PYROTECHNICS
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Office of Primary Responsibility Designee (OPRD)
OPRD First Name
Sandra
OPRD Last Name
Hudson
OPRD Center
HQ
OPRD Organization Code
OSMA
OPRD Phone Number
OPRD email address
sandra.m.hudson@nasa.gov
Submitting User
System Admin
Submitting User's Email
standards@msfc.nasa.gov

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