Project phase includes preliminary design and product development and involves the creation of production equipment and processes, as well as means of control, including quality control.
Modification during the project phase of a part or a component which proved to be nonconforming during the assembly.
Management of initial samples
Initial samples: the first parts produced under serial conditions.
Initial samples are checked using quality inspection procedures to improve production process steps and fully meet quality and conformity requirements defined in the project phase.