Safety in Launch Operations
Jerry Haber, Christophe Bonnal, Carine Leveau, Jérôme Vila and Marc Toussaint
Christophe Bonnal, Carine Leveau, Jérôme Vila, Marc Toussaint
4.1 Launch Operations Safety∗
The focus of this section is the thought processes, the data development, the analyses and the control mechanisms employed to assure that a planned mission is executed safely. The narrative begins with a discussion of risk management, including definition of the basic elements and how an understanding of these elements provides the basis for managing risk levels. This ...