Towards the single european EMC defence standard AECTP 250-500, and planned updates

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    Abstract

    The European Commission is supporting one European wide defence (equipment) market, and national standards are preventing such a European-wide approach. Therefore the European Standardisation organisation CEN was asked to create an organisation to rationalize standards for defence procurement. Expert Group 7 was on electromagnetic environmental effects (E3), and especially EMC, while Expert group 15 was on Power Quality. The expert groups delivered databases and reports. In 2009 the European Directive on Defence Procurement was published. This gives a clear preference for international standards: National standards shall not be used in contracts anymore. The preferred standard for defence equipment will be the STANAG 4370, AECTP 500 series. This paper presents the present status and planned updates.
    Original languageUndefined
    Title of host publicationIEEE 2013 Asia-Pacific International Symposium on Electromagnetic Compatibility
    Place of PublicationUSA
    PublisherIEEE Electromagnetic Compatibility Society
    Pages1-5
    Number of pages5
    ISBN (Print)978-1-922107-02-2
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 21 May 2013
    EventIEEE 2013 Asia-Pacific International Symposium on Electromagnetic Compatibility, APEMC 2013 - Melbourne, Australia
    Duration: 20 May 201323 May 2013

    Publication series

    Name
    PublisherIEEE Electromagnetic Compatibility Society

    Conference

    ConferenceIEEE 2013 Asia-Pacific International Symposium on Electromagnetic Compatibility, APEMC 2013
    Abbreviated titleAPEMC
    CountryAustralia
    CityMelbourne
    Period20/05/1323/05/13

    Keywords

    • EC Grant Agreement nr.: FP7/2007-2013
    • EC Grant Agreement nr.: FP7/205294
    • EWI-23650
    • IR-87161
    • defence standards
    • Military standards
    • METIS-297810
    • Electromagnetic compatibility

    Cite this

    Leferink, F. B. J. (2013). Towards the single european EMC defence standard AECTP 250-500, and planned updates. In IEEE 2013 Asia-Pacific International Symposium on Electromagnetic Compatibility (pp. 1-5). USA: IEEE Electromagnetic Compatibility Society. https://doi.org/10.1109/APEMC.2013.7360657