3.6 Environmental conditions. Unless otherwise specified in the
contract, these performance requirements apply to launchers tested under
prevalent ambient conditions.
3.7 Marking. Marking of launchers shall be in accordance with
3.8 Workmanship. Workmanship shall be in accordance with MIL-W-13855.
4. QUALITY ASSURANCE PROVISIONS
4.1 Responsibility for inspection. Unless otherwise specified in
the contract or purchase order, the supplier is responsible for the per.
formance of all inspection requirements as specified herein. Except as
otherwise specified in the contract or order, the supplier may use his
own or any other facilities suitable for the performance of the inspection
requirements specified herein, unless disapproved by the Government. The
Government reserves the right to perform any of the inspections set forth
in the specification where such inspections are deemed necessary to assure
supplies and services conform to prescribed requirements.
4.2 Quality assurance terms and definitions. Quality assurance
terms and definitions used herein in accordance with MIL-STD-109
4.3 Classification of inspection. The inspection requirements
specified herein are classified as follows:
a. First article inspection (see 4.4).
b. Quality conformance inspection (see 4.5).
4.4 First article inspection. The first article (initial production
unit(s)) shall be submitted for inspection in accordance with contract
requirements (see 6.1). The first article shall be representative of
the production processes to be used during quantity production. The
first article shaa be subjected to the Quality conformance inspection
specified herein and such other inspection deemed necessary to deter-
mine that all requirements of the contract have been met.
4.5 Quality conformance inspection.
4.5.1 Inspection lot.
22.214.171.124 Launchers. Unless otherwise specified herein, an inspection
lot size shall be 500 launchers or one months production whichever is
smaller. Launchers shall be assembled from lots of component parts that
have met all inspection requirements specified herein.