Status Report

JSC EVA Office: EMU Panel Minutes 19 Sep 2001

By SpaceRef Editor
September 19, 2001
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Building 1

Room 320


The EMU Panel convened at 9:00 a.m. on Wednesday, September 19, 2001. Topics of discussion are as follows:

  1. Flight Readiness Review

  1. STS-108/UF-1 (R. McDaniel — Davis X 33787)
  2. 1. During CM Tani’s SSATA chamber run, he experienced a pressure point in his Phase

    VI gloves. USA is working this issue.

    2. The EMU ESEL R3 is on the EMU Panel agenda.

    3. JSC MPLM Bench Review #2 is scheduled for Tuesady, September 18, 2001. A

    DELTA Review will happen after the ESEL R3 is approved and released.

    4. BMRRM EVA was added to STS-108/UF-1 flight.

    5. The EV Crew Patch Fabrication Kit is in work for the SSA telecon and

    EMUP/EEB next week.

    6. DIDB Fill Ground processing FEMU-R changes are tracked in the Mission Manager


    7. MPLM Cert EMUM needs some updates on certain items that were left out.

    8. A drawing is needed for the Middeck Battery Charger.

    9. UFR fit check waiver is in work for the SSA telecon and EMUP/EEB next week.

    10. CoFR1 for STS-108/UF-1 MPLM stowage is on Tuesday, October 2, 2001.

  3. STS-109/HST3B (S. Anderson X 39311)

    1. DIDB new hardware deliveries are beyond the L-90. It will force a miss at the Bench Review.

    2. ORU certification for STS-109 may need a GCAR. This item is being tracked on the Mission Managers’ Matrix.

    3. A CR is in the work for USA to modify the Croakies.

  1. STS-110/8A (C. Donnellan X 35896)
  2. 1. EMU ESEL is a walk on to the EMU Panel.

  3. STS-111/UF-2 (A. Veloso 281-336-6308)

    1. SSA on-orbit life extension topic is moved back to the Logistic telecon.

    2. CM Parrin still does not have his back up or prime gloves yet for this flight.

  1. RDR/FIAR Status

  1. For STS-108/UF-1, there are twenty-three (23) open RDRs.

  2. For STS-109/HST3B, there is one (1) open RDR.

  3. For STS-110/8A, there are three (3) open RDRs.

  1. Certification Status

  2. No issues to report.

  3. CCBDs and PPDOs

The following items were presented and directed as follows:

    • H7122 — EMU SSA Phase VI Restraint Ripstop Replacement Material Certification — Approved with changes.

    • H7044R2 — EMU LSS CWS Redesign Effort & Procurement of Cert and Production hardware — Approved.

    • H7124R3 — EMU Manifesting Requirements for STS-108/UF-1 — Approved with changes.

    • H7173 — Teflon Knuckle Pad Acceptability for use Rationale for CM Newman Phase VI Gloves — Return to the EMU Panel.

    • 01-2.2.5D-305 — Fixing Current I-113 Housing Anodize Process — Defer.

    • H7178 — EMU Manifesting Requirements for STS-110/8A — Approved with changes.

    • H7175 — Boot Fit Easement — Defer.

    • H7145R1 — In-Line Cable Voltage Regulator (ILCVR) Certification — Defer.


  2. Deferred.

  3. Issues and Special Topics

No issues to report.


Prepared by: Approved by:

(Original signed by) (Original signed by)

Stacy McLean Brian J. Johnson

EMU Configuration EMU Panel Chairman

SpaceRef staff editor.