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ISO 16458:2004 is applicable to unmanned spacecraft and their supporting hardware including science instrument and payloads. It establishes the requirements for transportation by rail, road, air, and water and as a part of a launch vehicle and establishes the requirements for special containers and loading/unloading operations meant to safeguard unmanned spacecraft and their supporting hardware during transportation.

ISO 16458:2004 is intended to be applied in international transportation. It may also be used in national transportation.

General information

  • Status :  Published
    Publication date : 2004-01
  • Edition : 1
    Number of pages : 8
  • :
    ISO/TC 20/SC 14
    Space systems and operations
  • 49.140
    Space systems and operations

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