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Overview of Updates to NPR 8621.1

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Hear Gerry Schumann, Mishap Investigation program executive, discuss major updates in NPR 8621.1C, Mishap and Close Call Reporting, Investigating, and Recordkeeping. In these videos, he focuses on

  • An overview of the three major changes
  • Training
  • Mishap Preparedness Contingency Plans

 



NASA Contract Quality Assurance Requirements Clarified in Revised Policy

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Brian Hughitt discusses how NPR 8735.2B was updated to reflect NASA's current strategic vision, priorities and resources.

Software Safety Standard Updated to Reflect the Latest Best Practices

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Martha Wetherholt explains how changes to NASA-STD-8719.13C bring NASA’s requirements for safety-critical software up-to-date with best practices in software safety design, analysis and development.

Mishap Classification Changes and Other NPR Revisions Mean Fewer Type B Mishaps and Better Investigations

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Gerry Schumann explains the four major changes to NPR 8621.1B for Mishap and Close Call Reporting, Investigating and Record-keeping and what they mean for you.

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