MIL-S-83490/1 1974 Edition, June 18, 1974
SPECIFICATINS,TYPES & FORMS;NAVORD XWS & WS SERIES
Includes all amendments and changes through Cancellation Notice 1, August 31, 1995
Additional Comments: CNCL S/S BY MIL-STD-961
This specification covers requirements for the preparation of specifications in the NAVORD XWS and WS series which describe program peculiar items, processes, and materials procurred by the Naval Ordnance Systems Command.
Specifications, shall be of the following series, types, and forms as specified in the contract or order (see 6.2):
XWS - NAVORD Experimental-Developmental Weapons Specification (see 6.1.1a)
WS - NAVORD Weapons Specification (see 6.1.1b)
OS - NAVORD Ordnance Specification/Description and Requirements (an obsolete series no longer prepared, see 3.8 and 6.1.1c)
b. Types. As defined in MIL-S-83490 (see 3.2 and 6.2.1)
Form 1a - Specifications which conform to MIL-STD-490 in all details, including specific text structure, paragraph numbering, and paragraph titling specified in the appendixes of MIL-STD-490 (see 3.3 and 6.1.2)
Form 1b - Specifications which conform to MIL-STD-490 except that specific paragraph sequencing, numbering, and titling specified in the appendixes of MIL-STD-490 need not apply. However, the section numbers and titles are mandatory (see 3.3 and 6.1.2).