YEAR
DOCUMENT NUMBER
TITLE OF DOCUMENT
1950 MIL-STD-120 Military Standard, Gage Inspection [Chng#1 added in 1963; MIL-STD-120 was cancelled in 1996]
1955 Tech Memo 63-106  Navy: Factors Affecting Measurement Reliability [Jerry Hayes, Naval Ordnance Lab – Oct 24, 1955]
1958 AFR 74-2 Air Force Metrology and Calibration (AFMETCAL) Program [Established Project “Test-Shop” for PMELs]
1958 SLIM Navy: Standards Laboratory Information Manual [BuWepsRep – Pomona, CA, Feb 1958]
1959 SECNAV 4355.11 Navy Metrology and Calibration (METCAL) Program [Also NavOrdInst 4355.28 and BuWepsInst 4355.5]
1960 BU-520 USAF Bulletin No. 520: Calibration and Certification of Measuring and Testing Equipment [May 17, 1960]
1960 MIL-C-45662 Military Specification: Calibration of Standards
1962 MIL-C-45662A Military Specification: Calibration System Requirements [Renamed; Supersedes MIL-C-45662 (1960)]
1962 MIL-C-55163 Calibration of Test and Measuring Equipment [Army: Cancelled in 1967]
1962 NPC-200-2 Quality Program Provisions for Space System Contractors [Chap 9 – Inspection, Measuring, Test Equipment]
1962 AR 750-25 Army Test, Measurement, and Diagnostic Equipment Calibration and Repair Support Program
1963 FDA 21 CFR 133.4* Code of Federal Regulations: cGMP – Equipment, [Note: No equipment calibration requirements]
1964 MIL-HDBK-52 Military Handbook – Evaluation of a Contractor’s Calibration System [for use with MIL-C-45662A]
1965 NHB 5300.2 NASA Handbook – Apollo Metrology Requirements Manual
1965 MIL-C-24133 Preparation of Calibration Procedures [Navy – Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command]
1969 RDT F3-2T Calibration System Requirements [Atomic Energy Commission, ORNL Feb 1969; See also NE F3-2T - 1973]
1969 NBS SP 300-1 Precision Measurement and Calibration – Statistical Concepts and Procedures [NIST]
1969 MIL-C-24133A Preparation of Calibration Procedures [Navy; cancelled in 1970; superseded by MIL-M-38793]
1969 MIL-M-38793 Performance Specification: Manuals, Technical: Calibration Procedures, Preparation of
1970 AEC 10 CFR 50
Appendix B, XII
Code of Federal Regulations: Atomic Energy Commission. Quality Assurance Criteria for Nuclear Power Plants and Fuel Processing Plants. Control of Measuring and Test Equipment [Basic Requirement 12]
1970 NATO AQAP-6 NATO Measurement and Calibration System Requirements for Industry
1971 NCSL RP-4 Recommended Practice: Calibration System Specification [Withdrawn: Replaced by ANSI/NCSL Z540.1-1994]
1972 NATO AQAP-7 Guide for the Evaluation of a Contractor’s Calibration System for Compliance with AQAP-6
1973 SECNAV 4355.11C Department of the Navy Metrology and Calibration (METCAL) Program
1973 DEFSTAN 05-26/1 Measurement and Calibration System Requirement for Industry
1973 DEFSTAN 05-27/1 Guide for the Evaluation of a Contractor’s Measurement and Calibration System for Compliance with DEFSTAN 05-26
1973 NE F3-2T Calibration Program Requirements [DoE; Supersedes RDT F3-2T –1969. NE F3-2T cancelled July 1996]
1975 EIA QB4-1975 Calibration System Requirements [Electronic Industries Alliance]
1975 IEEE STD 498-1975(ANSI N45.2.16) IEEE Standard Supplementary Requirements for the Calibration and Control of Measuring and Test Equipment Used in the Construction and Maintenance of Nuclear Power Generating Stations [Revised in 1980]
1976 ASTM E548-76 Recommended Practice for Generic Criteria for Use in the Evaluation of Testing and Inspection Agencies.
1976 DEFSTAN 05-26/2 Measurement and Calibration System Requirement for Industry
1976 NATO AQAP-6 NATO Measurement and Calibration Systems Requirements for Industry
1976 DEFSTAN 05-32/1 Quality Control Requirements for Test House and Laboratory Organizations [Withdrawn 1982: See BS 6460-1]
1978 DEFSTAN 05-27/2 Guide for the Evaluation of a Contractor’s Measurement and Calibration System for Compliance with DEFSTAN 05-26
1978 ISO Guide 25
1978(1st Ed)
Guidelines for Assessing the Technical Competence of Testing Laboratories [Developed by ILAC Task Force 1 from ISO CERTICO Guidelines; published October 1, 1978]
1978 ISO Guide 24:1978 Guidelines for the Acceptance of Testing and Inspection Agencies by Certification Bodies
1978 NATO AQAP-7 Guide for the Evaluation of a Contractor’s Calibration System for Compliance with AQAP-6
1978 FDA 21 CFR 820.61* Code of Federal Regulations: cGMP - Measurement Equipment [Supersedes 21 CFR 133.4, 1963. 21 CFR 820.61 introduced equipment calibration requirements to GMP.]
1978 FDA GMP Self Inspection Program* Device Good Manufacturing Practices – An Industry Self-Inspection Program [pp 30 – 34, 820.61 Measurement Equipment]
1979 FDA GMP Quality
Audit Manual*
Device Good Manufacturing Practices – A Quality Audit Program for Industry [pp 88-91, 820.61 Measurement Equipment]
1979 BS 5781-1:1979 Measurement and Calibration Systems. Specification for System Requirements
1979 NCSL RP-2 Recommended Practice: Evaluation of Measurement Control Systems and Calibration Laboratories [Withdrawn: Replaced by ANSI/NCSL Z540.1-1994]
1980 MIL-STD-45662 Military Standard: Calibration System Requirements [Superseded by MIL-STD-45662A in 1988]
1980 AS 2415-1980 Calibration System Requirements [Australia – Superseded by AS 3912.1-1993]
1980 IEEE-498-1980 IEEE Standard Requirements for the Calibration and Control of Measuring and Test Equipment Used in the Construction and Maintenance of Nuclear Power Generating Stations [Revised in 1985]
1981 NMI 5330.9A NASA Management Instruction, Metrology and Calibration
1981 BS 5781-2:1981 Quality Assurance Requirements for Measuring Equipment. Guide to the use ofBS 5781-1
1982 ISO/IEC Guide 25
1982(2nd Ed)
General Requirements for the Technical Competence of Testing Laboratories
1982 FDA GMP
Workshop Manual*
Device Good Manufacturing Practices – A Workshop Manual [Chap. 4 Buildings, Equipment & Calibration]
1983 BS 6460-1:1983 Accreditation of Testing Laboratories. Specification of the General Requirements for the Technical Competence of Testing Laboratories [Withdrawn 23 Nov 2007. See ISO 17025:2005]
1983 DEFSTAN 05-55/2 Ministry of Defence Calibration Laboratories Operation and Management
1983 UKAS/NAMAS M10 General Requirements for the Competence of Testing Laboratories [See ISO Guide 25]
1984 MIL-HDBK-52A Military Handbook – Evaluation of a Contractor’s Calibration System [for use with MIL-STD-45662]
1984 ASTM E548-84 Standard Practice General Criteria for Use in the Evaluation of Testing and Inspection Agencies
1984 TB 750-25 Maintenance of Supplies and Equipment Army Test, Measurement, and Diagnostic Equipment (TMDE) Calibration and Repair Support (S&RS) Program
1984 FDA 85-4179 (3rd Ed)* Medical Device Good Manufacturing Practices Manual [Chap. 4 Equipment and Calibration]
1985 IEEE-498-1985 Requirements for the Calibration and Control of Measuring and Test Equipment Used in the Construction and Maintenance of Nuclear Power Generating Stations [Supersedes IEEE-498-1980; Replaced by IEEE-498-1990]
1986 MIL-STD-1839 Military Standard – Calibration and Measurement Requirements
1986 NCSL RP-6 (1st Ed)** Recommended Practice – Medical Device and Pharmaceutical Industry Calibration Control System
1987 FDA 87-4179 (4th Ed)* Medical Device Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) Manual [Chap. 5, Equipment and Calibration]
1987 ANSI/ASQC M1-1987 American National Standard for Calibration Systems [Reaffirmed in 1996 as ANSI/ASQC M1-1996]
1988 MIL-STD-45662A Military Standard: Calibration System Requirements [Supersedes MIL-STD-45662 (1980); Cancelled in 1995]
1988 MIL-STD-1839A Military Standard – Calibration and Measurement Requirements
1988 DEFSTAN 05-55/3 Ministry of Defence Calibration Laboratories Operation and Management
1989 EN 45001:1989 General Criteria for the Operation of Testing Laboratories [See ISO Guide 25]
1989 EN 45002:1989 General Criteria for the Assessment of Testing Laboratories [See ISO Guide 25]
1989 BS 7501:1989 General Criteria for the Operation of Testing Laboratories [See ISO Guide 25]
1989 BS 7502:1989 General Criteria for the Assessment of Testing Laboratories [See ISO Guide 25]
1989 MIL-HDBK-52B Military Handbook – Evaluation of a Contractor’s Calibration System [for use with MIL-STD-45662A]
1989 OIML G7 Guide to Calibration [International Organization for Legal Metrology]
1990 ISO/IEC Guide 25:1990
(3rd Ed)
General Requirements for the Competence ofCalibration and Testing Laboratories [SeeISO 17025:1999]
1990 DOE 4330.4A DoE Maintenance Management Program [Section 12 – Control & Calibration of Measuring & Test Equipment]
1990 NAVAIR 17-35TR-4 Requirements for Preparation of Instrument Calibration Procedures
1991 FDA 91-4179 (5th Ed)* Medical Device Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) Manual [Chap. 5, Equipment and Calibration]
1991 ASTM E548-91 Standard Guide for General Criteria Used for Evaluating Laboratory Competence [See ISO Guide-25]
1991 NHB 5330.9(1A) NASA Handbook: Metrology, Calibration Measurement Processes Guidelines [see also NMI 5330.9]
1991 HB 18.25-1991 Guidelines for third-party certification and accreditation – Guide 25- General Requirements for the Competence of Calibration and Testing Laboratories [Australia: Superseded by ISO 17025:1999]
1991 NCSL RP-11 Recommended Practice: Reports and Certificates of Calibration [Replaced by ANSI/NCSL Z540.1-1994]
1991 IEEE-498-1990 Requirements for the Calibration and Control of Measuring and Test Equipment Used in the Construction and Maintenance of Nuclear Power Generating Stations [Supersedes IEEE-498-1985. Withdrawn 7/14/1995]
1992 TSE – TS 10006 Military Quality Assurance Systems – Measurement and Calibration System Requirements for Industry [Turkey]
1992 BS 5781-1:1992 Quality Assurance Requirements for Measuring Equipment – Metrological Confirmation System for Measuring Equipment [See ISO 10012-1:1992]
1992 ISO 10012-1:1992 Quality Assurance Requirements for Measuring Equipment Part 1 confirmation system for measuring equipment [AS 3912.1-1993 in Australia, which superseded AS 2415-1980]
1993 ISO/IEC Guide 58:1993 Calibration and Testing Laboratory Accreditation Systems— General Requirements for Operation and Recognition [Superseded by ISO/IEC 17011:2004]
1993 ASTM E548-93 Standard Guide for General Criteria Used for Evaluating Laboratory Competence [See ISO Guide-25]
1993 MIL-PRF-38793A Performance Specification – Technical Manuals: Calibration Procedures – Preparation
1993 DOE-STD-1054-93 Guideline to Good Practices for Control and Calibration of Measuring and Test Equipment (M&TE) at DoE Nuclear Facilities [cancelled in 2001]
1993 HB18.58-1993 Guideline for third-party certification and accreditation – Guide 58- Calibration and testing Laboratory Accreditation Systems – General Requirements for Operation and Recognition
1994 ILAC-G5:1994 Guidelines for Calibration and Maintenance of Test and Measuring Equipment
1994 BS EN 30012-1:1994 Quality Assurance Requirements for Measuring Equipment. Metrology Confirmation System for Measuring Equipment [See BS 5781-1:1992 and ISO 10012-1:1992. Superseded by ISO 10012:2003]
1994 NASA RP-1342 Metrology – Calibration and Measurement Processes Guidelines [NASA Reference Publication]
1994 ASTM E548-94 Standard Guide for General Criteria Used for Evaluating Laboratory Competence [See ISO Guide-25]
1994 NMI 5330.9B NASA Management Instruction: Metrology Calibration and Measurement Processes [Converted to NPD 8730.1]
1994 DOE 4330.4B DoE Maintenance Management Program [Section 12 – Control & Calibration of Measuring Test Equipment. Cancelled in 1996]
1994 ANSI/NCSL Z540.1-1994 Calibration Laboratories and Measuring and Test Equipment – General Requirements
1995 NCSL Z540.1 Handbook Handbook for the Application of ANSI/NCSL Z540-1-1994
1995 ASTM E548-94(E1) Standard Guide for General Criteria Used for Evaluating Laboratory Competence [See ISO Guide-25]
1995 MIL-STD-1839B DoD Standard Practice for Calibration and Measurement Requirements
1995 MIL-STD-45662A (Cancelled) Note: Cancelled. Relegated requirements to ANSI Z540-1:1994 and ISO-10012-1:1992
1995 MIL-HDBK-52B (Cancelled) Note: Cancelled without replacement [last revised 1989]
1995 NATO AQAP-6 (Cancelled) Note: Cancelled. Superseded by ISO 10012-1:1992
1995 IEEE-498-1990 (Cancelled) Note: Cancelled 7/14/1995 by IEEE Nuclear Power Engineering Committee
1996 MIL-STD-120 (Cancelled) Note: Cancelled without replacement [last revised 1963]
1996 NE F3-2T (Cancelled) Note: Cancelled – No longer needed per Department of Energy [last revised Feb 1973]