- Part 450 Mishap Plan – Reporting, Response, and Investigation Requirements
- Date issued
- Office of Primary Responsibility
- AST-1, Office of Commercial Space Transportation
This Advisory Circular (AC) provides guidance and an acceptable method, but not the only method, for developing a mishap plan under title 14 CFR § 450.173. This AC includes recommendations based on lessons learned from past mishaps and insights gained from reviews of mishap plan submittals. This AC does not constitute a regulation and does not contain requirements, but is intended to assist applicants in obtaining commercial space authorizations and operating in compliance with commercial space regulations.
- AC 450.173-1 (PDF)