36(b)(1) Arms Sales Notification, 78941-78943 [2013-31055]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 249 / Friday, December 27, 2013 / Notices POLICY JUSTIFICATION tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Norway—Technical, Engineering, and Software Support for C–130J The Government of Norway has requested a possible sale of C–130J technical, engineering and software support; software updates and patches; familiarization training for the Portable Flight Planning System (PFPS) and Joint Mission Planning System (JMPS); spare and repair parts; U.S. Government and contractor technical support services; and other related elements of logistics and program support. The estimated cost is $107 million. This proposed sale will contribute to the foreign policy and national security of the United States by helping to improve the security of a NATO ally. Norway intends to use this technical, engineering, and software support to provide successful operation of the PFPS and JMPS. This program will increase Norway’s ability to contribute to future NATO, operations and supports U.S. national security interests. This support will continue to strengthen a critical, long-term strategic military partnership. VerDate Mar<15>2010 23:48 Dec 26, 2013 Jkt 232001 The proposed sale of this equipment and support will not alter the basic military balance in the region. The principal contractors will be Lockheed Martin Corporation, DBA Lockheed Martin Aeronautics in Marietta, Georgia; Rolls Royce Corporation in Indianapolis, Indiana; and GE Aviation Systems LLC, DBA Dowty Propellers in Sterling, Virginia. There are no known offset agreements associated with the proposed sale. Implementation of this proposed sale will not require the assignment of additional U.S. Government or contract representatives to Norway. There will be no adverse impact on the U.S. defense readiness as a result of this proposed sale. [FR Doc. 2013–31054 Filed 12–26–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 5001–06–P PO 00000 78941 DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Office of the Secretary [Transmittal Nos. 13–70] 36(b)(1) Arms Sales Notification Department of Defense, Defense Security Cooperation Agency. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Department of Defense is publishing the unclassified text of a section 36(b)(1) arms sales notification. This is published to fulfill the requirements of section 155 of Public Law 104–164 dated July 21, 1996. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. B. English, DSCA/DBO/CFM, (703) 601– 3740. The following is a copy of a letter to the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Transmittals 13–70 with attached transmittal and policy justification. SUMMARY: Dated: December 23, 2013. Aaron Siegel, Alternate OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense. Frm 00132 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\27DEN1.SGM 27DEN1 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 249 / Friday, December 27, 2013 / Notices Transmittal No. 13–70 tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Notice of Proposed Issuance of Letter of Offer Pursuant to Section 36(b)(1) of the Arms Export Control Act, as amended (i) Prospective Purchaser: Pakistan (ii) Total Estimated Value: Major Defense Equipment§ *. Other ................................... TOTAL ............................. VerDate Mar<15>2010 23:48 Dec 26, 2013 $ 0 million $100 million $100 million Jkt 232001 (iii) Description and Quantity or Quantities of Articles or Services under Consideration for Purchase: to provide technical support services, and other related logistics support to assist in the oversight of operations in support of the Pakistan Peace Drive F–16 program. (iv) Military Department: Air Force (GAF) (v) Prior Related Cases, if any: FMS Case GAC—$82M—12Mar10 (vi) Sales Commission, Fee, etc., Paid, Offered, or Agreed to be Paid: None PO 00000 Frm 00133 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 (vii) Sensitivity of Technology Contained in the Defense Article or Defense Services Proposed to be Sold: None (viii) Date Report Delivered to Congress: 19 December 2013 * as defined in Section 47(6) of the Arms Export Control Act. E:\FR\FM\27DEN1.SGM 27DEN1 EN27DE13.001</GPH> 78942 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 249 / Friday, December 27, 2013 / Notices POLICY JUSTIFICATION Pakistan—Technical Support Team (TST) The Government of Pakistan has requested a possible sale to provide technical support services at Shahbaz and Mushaf Air Bases to assist in the oversight of operations in support of the Pakistan Peace Drive F–16 program. Also included: U.S. Government and contractor technical and logistics support services, and other related elements of logistics support. The estimated cost is $100 million. This proposed sale will support continuation of the Peace Drive program, which contributes to the foreign policy and national security of the United States by helping to improve the security of a country that has been and continues to be a partner in overseas contingency operations. Pakistan is vital to U.S. foreign policy and national security goals in South Asia. The proposed sale of this support will not alter the basic military balance in the region. Implementation of this proposed sale will require the assignment of two U.S. Government and 40 contractor representatives to Pakistan for a period of approximately five years to assist in the oversight of operations as part of the Peace Drive F–16 Program. The principal contractor is not known at this time and will be determined during contract negotiations. There are no known offset agreements proposed in connection with this potential sale. There will be no adverse impact on U.S. defense readiness as a result of this proposed sale. potential environmental impacts associated with the proposed action to temporarily store wheeled tactical vehicles at Defense Supply Center Richmond, Virginia. The EA has been prepared as required under the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) (1969). In addition, the EA complies with DLA Regulation 1000.22. DLA has determined that the proposed action would not have a significant impact on the human environment within the context of NEPA. Therefore, the preparation of an environmental impact statement is not required. DATES: The public comment period will end 30 days after publication of this NOA in the Federal Register. Comments received by the end of the 30-day period will be considered when preparing the final version of the document. The EA is available electronically at http:// www.dla.mil/Documents/WTV_DEA_ 12022013.pdf. ADDRESSES: You may submit comments to one of the following: • Federal eRulemaking Portal: http:// www.regulations.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments. • Mail: Federal Docket Management System Office, 4800 Mark Center Drive, East Tower, 2nd floor, Suite 02G09, Alexandria, VA 22350–3100. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ann Engelberger at (703) 767–0705 during normal business hours Monday through Friday, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (EST) or by email: Ann.Engelberger@ dla.mil. Dated: December 20, 2013. Aaron Siegel, Alternate OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense. [FR Doc. 2013–31055 Filed 12–26–13; 8:45 am] [FR Doc. 2013–30868 Filed 12–26–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 5001–06–P BILLING CODE 5001–06–P DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Office of the Secretary Office of the Secretary [Docket ID: DoD–2013–OS–0232] Meeting of the National Commission on the Structure of the Air Force Notice of Availability (NOA) of an Environmental Assessment (EA) for the Temporary Storage of Wheeled Tactical Vehicles at Defense Supply Center Richmond, Virginia Director of Administration and Management, DoD. ACTION: Notice of Advisory Committee Meeting. AGENCY: Defense Logistics Agency, DoD. Notice of Availability (NOA) of an Environmental Assessment (EA) for the Temporary Storage of Wheeled Tactical Vehicles at Defense Supply Center Richmond, Virginia. AGENCY: tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES ACTION: The Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) announces the availability of an environmental assessment (EA) for the SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 23:48 Dec 26, 2013 Jkt 232001 The Department of Defense is publishing this notice to announce a closed Federal advisory committee meeting of the National Commission on the Structure of the Air Force (‘‘the Commission’’). DATES: Date of Closed Meeting: Wednesday, January 8, 2014, from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00134 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 78943 2521 South Clark Street, Suite 525, Arlington, VA 22202 and, as necessary, a secure video teleconferencing line. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mrs. Marcia Moore, Designated Federal Officer, National Commission on the Structure of the Air Force, 1950 Defense Pentagon, Room 3A874, Washington, DC 20301–1950. Email: marcia.l.moore12.civ@mail.mil. Desk (703) 545–9113. Facsimile (703) 692– 5625. ADDRESSES: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Purpose of Meeting: The meeting on January 8, 2014 is being held under the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA) of 1972 (5 U.S.C., Appendix, as amended), the Government in the Sunshine Act of 1976 (5 U.S.C. 552b, as amended), and 41 CFR 102–3.150. The Commission will address, correct, and approve the content of the classified annex to their unclassified report. The purpose of the classified annex is to allow individuals access to the classified analyses that contributed to and support the Commission’s recommendations, as granted by the Congress and the President of the United States. Agenda: The agenda and classified annex will cover the following topics: — The changing mix of active and reserve component force structures. — Whether the contribution of the reserve component to operational plans has increased since 1980. — Specific reserve component contributions to Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom. — The increase of reserve component structure for classified mission areas. — Descriptions of emerging, future capabilities. — Integrated Security Construct scenarios and the environment that shapes the requirements and subsequent resource allocation decisions. — Representative force mix models using actual data from Integrated Security Construct scenarios, whereby variables, such as numbers of aircraft, deploy to dwell and mob to dwell ratios, and budget targets are manipulated. — Various strategic-basing scenarios, some of which may have classified implications. — Projected challenges to the U.S. Air Force’s ability to meet the demands of multiple scenarios. — Classified documents that address financial, personnel, organizational and other factors for the Commission’s recommendations, including the Strategic Choices and Management Review, Program Objective E:\FR\FM\27DEN1.SGM 27DEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 78, Number 249 (Friday, December 27, 2013)]
[Notices]
[Pages 78941-78943]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2013-31055]


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DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE

Office of the Secretary

[Transmittal Nos. 13-70]


36(b)(1) Arms Sales Notification

AGENCY: Department of Defense, Defense Security Cooperation Agency.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Department of Defense is publishing the unclassified text 
of a section 36(b)(1) arms sales notification. This is published to 
fulfill the requirements of section 155 of Public Law 104-164 dated 
July 21, 1996.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. B. English, DSCA/DBO/CFM, (703) 
601-3740.
    The following is a copy of a letter to the Speaker of the House of 
Representatives, Transmittals 13-70 with attached transmittal and 
policy justification.

    Dated: December 23, 2013.
Aaron Siegel,
Alternate OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense.

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Transmittal No. 13-70
Notice of Proposed Issuance of Letter of Offer Pursuant to Section 
36(b)(1) of the Arms Export Control Act, as amended
    (i) Prospective Purchaser: Pakistan
    (ii) Total Estimated Value:

Major Defense EquipmentSec.   *.........  $ 0 million
Other...................................  $100 million
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  TOTAL.................................  $100 million
 

    (iii) Description and Quantity or Quantities of Articles or 
Services under Consideration for Purchase: to provide technical support 
services, and other related logistics support to assist in the 
oversight of operations in support of the Pakistan Peace Drive F-16 
program.
    (iv) Military Department: Air Force (GAF)
    (v) Prior Related Cases, if any: FMS Case GAC--$82M--12Mar10
    (vi) Sales Commission, Fee, etc., Paid, Offered, or Agreed to be 
Paid: None
    (vii) Sensitivity of Technology Contained in the Defense Article or 
Defense Services Proposed to be Sold: None
    (viii) Date Report Delivered to Congress: 19 December 2013
    * as defined in Section 47(6) of the Arms Export Control Act.

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POLICY JUSTIFICATION

Pakistan--Technical Support Team (TST)

    The Government of Pakistan has requested a possible sale to provide 
technical support services at Shahbaz and Mushaf Air Bases to assist in 
the oversight of operations in support of the Pakistan Peace Drive F-16 
program. Also included: U.S. Government and contractor technical and 
logistics support services, and other related elements of logistics 
support. The estimated cost is $100 million.
    This proposed sale will support continuation of the Peace Drive 
program, which contributes to the foreign policy and national security 
of the United States by helping to improve the security of a country 
that has been and continues to be a partner in overseas contingency 
operations. Pakistan is vital to U.S. foreign policy and national 
security goals in South Asia.
    The proposed sale of this support will not alter the basic military 
balance in the region.
    Implementation of this proposed sale will require the assignment of 
two U.S. Government and 40 contractor representatives to Pakistan for a 
period of approximately five years to assist in the oversight of 
operations as part of the Peace Drive F-16 Program.
    The principal contractor is not known at this time and will be 
determined during contract negotiations. There are no known offset 
agreements proposed in connection with this potential sale.
    There will be no adverse impact on U.S. defense readiness as a 
result of this proposed sale.

[FR Doc. 2013-31055 Filed 12-26-13; 8:45 am]
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