Browse Standards ARP4242
Historical ISSUED 1999-08-01

Electromagnetic Compatibility Control Requirements Systems ARP4242

This SAE Aerospace Recommended Practice (ARP) establishes overall system electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) control requirements. EMC includes the following:
  1. a
    Electromagnetic Environmental Effects (E3)
  2. b
    Electrostatic Discharge (ESD)
  3. c
    Electromagnetic Interference (EMI)
  4. d
    Electromagnetic Vulnerability (EMV)
  5. e
    Electromagnetic Pulse (EMP)
  6. f
    Hazards of Electromagnetic Radiation to Ordnance (HERO)
  7. g
    Hazards of Electromagnetic Radiation to Personnel (HERP)
  8. h
    Hazards of Electromagnetic Radiation to Fuels (HERF)
  9. i
    High Intensity Radiated Fields (HIRF)
  10. j
    Lightning Protection
  11. k
    Static Electricity
  12. l
This document is intended to be used for the procurement of land, sea, air, or space systems by any procurement activity. Tailoring of specific requirements is necessary and Appendix A has been provided for guidance.


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