QUALITY ASSURANCE PROVISIONS
4.1 Res possibility for ins pection and standard quality
assurance provisions . Unless otherwise specified herein or in the
contract, the provisions of MIL-M-38510 shall apply and are hereby
made part of this detail specification. The supplier is responsible
for the performance of all inspection requirements as specified
herein, and the supplier may use his own or any other facilities
suitable for the performance of the tests and inspection
requirements specified herein, unless disapproved by the
In addition, the Government reserves the right to
witness or to perform any of these tests and infections set forth in
this specification where such test and inspections are deemed
necessary to assure that supplies and services conform to prescribed
The Government reserves the right to audit the data
resulting from the manufacturer's performance of these tests and
4.2 Classification of inspections. The following types of
inspection shall be conducted on this item.
First Article Inspection
Quality Conformance Inspection
4.3 First article inspection.
4.3.1 Submission. The contractor shall submit a first article
sample as designated by the Contracting Officer for evaluation in
accordance with the provisions of 4.3.2 The first article
inspection lot size after screening shall consist of fifty (50)
First article inspection
4.3.2 Ins pection to be performed.
shall be in accordance with the applicable requirements of
MIL-M-38510 and as modified by this specification, excepth that the
procuring agency shall be the qualifying activity. First article
requirements shall consist of inspections specified in subgroups "at"
through "f" listed in Table IV herein. First article items may be
subjected by the qualifying activity (Government) to all of the
examinations and tests specified in this specification and to any
requirements of the applicable drawings.
Rejection. If any device fails to comply with any of the
requirements, the first article sample shall be
The Goverment reserves the right to terminate its
upon any failure of a device in the sample to comply with
any of the