approval, the contractor shall not change materials, processes, or proce-
dures without prior approval of the procuring activity by engineering change
proposals or by requests for waivers or deviations (see 6.2.2).
If a break
of 12 months or more of continuous production occurs, or if there is a major
change in design, a new first article sample and first article inspection
shall be required.
4.5 Quality conformance inspection. The quality conformance inspection
shall consist of the contractor's inspection and the Government's inspec-
The contractor's inspection shall consist of the tests specified in
Table I. The tests of Table I may be conducted in any sequence. The
Government's inspection will consist of the tests specified in Table III.
The quality conformance inspection shall be performed on each inspection
Lot sample inspection.
Tests will be performed in listed seauence.
All (X) launchers will be loaded with MK 4/MK 40 Motors until obsolete
in Navy inventory, then revert to MK 66 Motors.
All (Y) launchers will be loaded with MK 66 Motors.
With shipping covers and empty.
Without shipping covers and loaded with inert motors with blTU-1/B War-
With shipping covers and loaded with inert motors only. Remainder of
pallet load will be made up of Government-furnished launchers.
Without fairings and loaded with live motors and inert warheads.
With forward and aft thermal barriers and loaded with live motors, live
MIS1 Warheads, and live M427 Fuzes or M423 Fuzes.