CLAUSE CODE: QC47a    This clause was archived as of 02/17/2010
  CLAUSE TITLE: JPL Mandatory Inspection Points


QC47a JPL MANDATORY INSPECTION POINTS:

 

JPL Mandatory Inspection Points (MIPs) shall be required where visual inspection access to hardware may be obscured by the next assembly task. These MIPs shall be inserted into Contractor’s shop planning or routing documents upon review by JPL project and quality representatives. This planning shall have no subsequent alteration by Contractor without first obtaining approval from the JPL PQA liaison and subsequent approval of planning changes post-revision.

Contractor shall promptly notify the JPL Procurement Quality Assurance (PQA) office at http://eis.jpl.nasa.gov/qa/PQA/servicerequest.cfm so the appropriate inspection can be coordinated. The following phone number may be accessed, if necessary: (818) 393-7593.

Locale

Business days advance notice

Notes

Local: In-state

3 days

Minimum required

National: Domestic

5 days

Minimum required

International

10 days

Long lead time/forecasting desired