36(b)(1) Arms Sales Notification, 62426-62428 [2014-24711]

Download as PDF 62426 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 201 / Friday, October 17, 2014 / Notices (vii) Sensitivity of Technology Contained in the Defense Article or Defense Services Proposed to be Sold: None (viii) Date Report Delivered to Congress: 06 Oct 14 POLICY JUSTIFICATION Greece—P–3B Aircraft Overhaul and Upgrade mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES The Government of Greece has requested a possible sale for modification and reactivation of two (2) P–3B aircraft, and the upgrade of up to five (5) P–3B aircraft that will include structural Mid Life Upgrades (MLU), Phased Depot Maintenance (PDM), Mission Integration and Management Systems (MIMS), and new flight avionics. The MLU kits will provide service life extensions for 15,000 flight hours, spare and repair parts, repair and return, support equipment, publications and technical documentation, personnel training and training equipment, U.S. Government and contractor logistics, engineering, and technical support services, and other related elements of logistics and program support. The estimated cost is $500 million. VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:59 Oct 16, 2014 Jkt 235001 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. The proposed sale for overhaul and upgrade would allow the Hellenic Navy (HN) to resume operations of its P–3B aircraft for land-based maritime patrol and reconnaissance, surveillance and protection of areas of national interest. The HN will have no difficulty absorbing this equipment into its armed forces. The proposed sale of this equipment and support will not alter the basic military balance in the region. The principal contractor will be Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company in Marietta, Georgia. There are no known offset agreements proposed in connection with this potential sale. Implementation of this proposed sale will require multiple trips to Greece by U.S. Government and contractor representatives for a period of seven years for delivery, system checkout, training, and program reviews. There will be no adverse impact on U.S. defense readiness as a result of this proposed sale. DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Office of the Secretary [Transmittal Nos. 14–48] 36(b)(1) Arms Sales Notification Defense Security Cooperation Agency Department of Defense. 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, Transmittal 14–48 with attached transmittal, and policy justification. SUMMARY: [FR Doc. 2014–24719 Filed 10–16–14; 8:45 am] Dated: October 14, 2014. Aaron Siegel, Alternate OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense. BILLING CODE 5001–06–P BILLING CODE 5001–06–P PO 00000 Frm 00015 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\17OCN1.SGM 17OCN1 BILLING CODE 5001–06–C TOTAL ........................ $150.0 million * as defined in Section 47(6) of the Arms Export Control Act. mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Transmittal No. 14–48 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: Brazil (ii) Total Estimated Value: Major Defense Equipment * ......................... Other .............................. VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:59 Oct 16, 2014 $ 0.1 million $149.9 million Jkt 235001 (iii) Description and Quantity or Quantities of Articles or Services under Consideration for Purchase: three years of follow-on support for S–70B helicopters, which includes 1 Tactical Operational Flight Trainer, 5 AN/AVS– 9 Night Vision Goggles, spare and repair parts, support equipment, tools and test equipment, personnel training and training equipment, publications and PO 00000 Frm 00016 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 62427 technical documentation, U.S. Government and contractor technical, engineering, and logistics support services, and other related elements of logistics and program support. (iv) Military Department: Navy (SDE, Amd #5) (v) Prior Related Cases, if any: FMS case SDE–$362M–10Jun08 (vi) Sales Commission, Fee, etc., Paid, Offered, or Agreed to be Paid: None. (vii) Sensitivity of Technology Contained in the Defense Article or E:\FR\FM\17OCN1.SGM 17OCN1 EN17OC14.000</GPH> Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 201 / Friday, October 17, 2014 / Notices 62428 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 201 / Friday, October 17, 2014 / Notices Defense Services Proposed to be Sold: None (viii) Date Report Delivered to Congress: 7 Oct 14 POLICY JUSTIFICATION Brazil—S–70B Helicopter Follow-On Support mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES The Government of Brazil has requested a possible sale for three years of follow-on support for S–70B helicopters, which includes 1 Tactical Operational Flight Trainer, 5 AN/AVS– 9 Night Vision Goggles, spare and repair parts, support equipment, tools and test equipment, personnel training and training equipment, publications and technical documentation, U.S. Government and contractor technical, engineering, and logistics support services, and other related elements of logistics and program support. The estimated cost is $150 million. The proposed sale will contribute to the foreign policy and national security of the United States by helping to improve the security of Brazil, which has been, and continues to be, an VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:59 Oct 16, 2014 Jkt 235001 important force for regional stability and economic progress in South America. The Government of Brazil will use the follow-on support to improve the level of training for its pilots and enhance the performance of its S–70 fleet. This support will increase Brazil’s operational readiness. The proposed sale of this equipment and support will not alter the basic military balance in the region. There are no principal contractors associated with this proposed sale. There are no known offset agreements proposed in connection with this potential sale. Implementation of this proposed sale will not require any additional U.S. Government or contractor representatives in Brazil. However, travel will be required on a temporary basis for program, technical, and management oversight and support requirements. There will be no adverse impact on U.S. defense readiness as a result of this proposed sale. [FR Doc. 2014–24711 Filed 10–16–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 5001–06–P PO 00000 Frm 00017 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Office of the Secretary [Transmittal Nos. 14–37] 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 14–37 with attached transmittal and policy justification. SUMMARY: Dated: October 14, 2014. Aaron Siegel, Alternate OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense. E:\FR\FM\17OCN1.SGM 17OCN1

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[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 201 (Friday, October 17, 2014)]
[Notices]
[Pages 62426-62428]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2014-24711]


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DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE

Office of the Secretary

[Transmittal Nos. 14-48]


36(b)(1) Arms Sales Notification

AGENCY: Defense Security Cooperation Agency Department of Defense.

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, Transmittal 14-48 with attached transmittal, and 
policy justification.

    Dated: October 14, 2014.
Aaron Siegel,
Alternate OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense.
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Transmittal No. 14-48
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: Brazil
    (ii) Total Estimated Value:

Major Defense Equipment *............................      $ 0.1 million
Other................................................     $149.9 million
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  TOTAL..............................................     $150.0 million
 
* as defined in Section 47(6) of the Arms Export Control Act.

    (iii) Description and Quantity or Quantities of Articles or 
Services under Consideration for Purchase: three years of follow-on 
support for S-70B helicopters, which includes 1 Tactical Operational 
Flight Trainer, 5 AN/AVS-9 Night Vision Goggles, spare and repair 
parts, support equipment, tools and test equipment, personnel training 
and training equipment, publications and technical documentation, U.S. 
Government and contractor technical, engineering, and logistics support 
services, and other related elements of logistics and program support.
    (iv) Military Department: Navy (SDE, Amd #5)
    (v) Prior Related Cases, if any: FMS case SDE-$362M-10Jun08
    (vi) Sales Commission, Fee, etc., Paid, Offered, or Agreed to be 
Paid: None.
    (vii) Sensitivity of Technology Contained in the Defense Article or

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Defense Services Proposed to be Sold: None
    (viii) Date Report Delivered to Congress: 7 Oct 14

POLICY JUSTIFICATION

Brazil--S-70B Helicopter Follow-On Support

    The Government of Brazil has requested a possible sale for three 
years of follow-on support for S-70B helicopters, which includes 1 
Tactical Operational Flight Trainer, 5 AN/AVS-9 Night Vision Goggles, 
spare and repair parts, support equipment, tools and test equipment, 
personnel training and training equipment, publications and technical 
documentation, U.S. Government and contractor technical, engineering, 
and logistics support services, and other related elements of logistics 
and program support. The estimated cost is $150 million.
    The proposed sale will contribute to the foreign policy and 
national security of the United States by helping to improve the 
security of Brazil, which has been, and continues to be, an important 
force for regional stability and economic progress in South America.
    The Government of Brazil will use the follow-on support to improve 
the level of training for its pilots and enhance the performance of its 
S-70 fleet. This support will increase Brazil's operational readiness.
    The proposed sale of this equipment and support will not alter the 
basic military balance in the region.
    There are no principal contractors associated with this proposed 
sale. There are no known offset agreements proposed in connection with 
this potential sale.
    Implementation of this proposed sale will not require any 
additional U.S. Government or contractor representatives in Brazil. 
However, travel will be required on a temporary basis for program, 
technical, and management oversight and support requirements.
    There will be no adverse impact on U.S. defense readiness as a 
result of this proposed sale.

[FR Doc. 2014-24711 Filed 10-16-14; 8:45 am]
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