OmniSafe Flight Qualification

Omnisafe works better than any other fitting for semiconductor applications and has been flight qualified and selected for the following aerospace programs.

  • MSL Mars Rover – launch 2011, for the liquid Freon heat rejection system, Omnisafe 3/8” fittings  
  • JPL DAWN –  Xenon Ion Propulsion,  Asteroid Belt, Oct 2007, Omnisafe 1/8” fittings
  • NASA Evolutionary Xenon Thruster (NEXT) Program – Xenon Ion Propulsion, Omnisafe 1/8” fittings
  • Boeing Satellite Systems for Xenon Ion Propulsion – orbit maintenance, Omnisafe 1/8” fittings


JPL Flight Test Qualification

ParameterTest Data
Proof Test300 psig
Leak Check1.0 E-7 sccs/sec
Mate/Demate10 times
Random Vibe Test
20 Hz0.024 g^2/Hz
50-500 Hz0.06 g^2/Hz
2000 Hz0.015 g^2/Hz
Pyroshock Test
100 Hz20 g's
1600 Hz2000 g's
2500 Hz2000 g's
Thermal Cycling-115 C to + 145 C
Burst Test2200 psig

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