Standard for Additively Manufactured Spaceflight Hardware by Laser Powder Bed Fusion in Metals

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This MSFC Technical Standard provides a framework for the implementation of Laser-Powder Bed Fusion (L-PBF) Additive Manufacturing (AM) parts into spaceflight applications requiring high reliability. The type of requirements and guidance herein are commonly levied through longstanding, broad Agency standards, such as NASA-STD-6016, Standard Materials and Processes Requirements for Spacecraft.

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