QC77a - Electrostatic Discharge (ESD) Protection Program and Packaging (JPL D-1348):
The Subcontractor shall document and implement an ESD Control Program in accordance with JPL D-1348, “Electrostatic Discharge Control Standard for Protection of Electrical and Electronic Parts, Assemblies, and Equipment” (excluding electrically initiated explosive devices). Parts shall be properly handled, packaged, and identified, as required. All products shall be placed in conductive or static-dissipative packages, tubes, carriers, conductive bags, etc., for shipment. The packaging shall be clearly labeled to indicate that it is an ESD sensitive part and shall be treated as ESD sensitive. Electrical parts that may be used or shipped in conjunction with ESD sensitive parts shall be treated as ESD sensitive.