Arms Sales Notification, 70507-70509 [2019-27652]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 246 / Monday, December 23, 2019 / Notices Transmittal No. 19-29 POLICY JUSTIFICATION Notice of Proposed Issuance of Letter of Offer Pursuant to Section 36(b)(1) of the Arms Export Control Act, as amended Pakistan—Technical Security Team (TST) in Continued Support of the F-16 Program (i) Prospective Purchaser: Government of Pakistan (ii) Total Estimated Value: The Government of Pakistan requested a continuation of technical support services; U.S. Government and contractor technical and logistics support services; and other related elements of logistics support to assist in the oversight of operations in support of the Pakistan Peace Drive advanced F-16 program. The total estimated program cost is $125 million. This proposed sale will support the foreign policy and national security of the United States by protecting U.S. technology through the continued presence of U.S. personnel that provide 24/7 end-use monitoring. Congress required 24/7 monitoring of the advanced F-16s and AMRAAMs in the original LOA, which is carried out by the Technical Security Teams (TST) at Shahbaz and Mushaf Air Force bases. The TST exists to protect sensitive U.S technology through 24/7 observation and reporting. TST members are not authorized to train Pakistan Air Force (PAF) service members or perform maintenance on PAF aircraft. The proposed sale of this support will not alter the basic military balance in the region. The principal contractor is Booz Allen Hamilton Engineering Services LLC, Fairborn, Ohio. Implementation of this proposed sale will require the assignment of 60 contractor representatives to Pakistan to Major Defense Equipment * .. Other ...................................... $ 0 million $125 million TOTAL ............................... $125 million lotter on DSKBCFDHB2PROD with NOTICES (iii) Description and Quantity or Quantities of Articles or Services under Consideration for Purchase: Major Defense Equipment (MDE): None Non-MDE: Continuation of technical support services; U.S. Government and contractor technical and logistics support services; and other related elements of logistics support to assist in the oversight of operations in support of the Pakistan Peace Drive advanced F-16 program. (iv) Military Department: Air Force (PK-D-GAI) (v) Prior Related Cases, if any: PK-DGAC, PK-D-GAF (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: July 26, 2019 * As defined in Section 47(6) of the Arms Export Control Act. VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:32 Dec 20, 2019 Jkt 250001 PO 00000 Frm 00015 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 70507 assist in the oversight of operations as part of the Peace Drive F-16 program. There will be no adverse impact on U.S. defense readiness as a result of this proposed sale. [FR Doc. 2019–27622 Filed 12–20–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 5001–06–P DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Office of the Secretary [Transmittal No. 19–0M] Arms Sales Notification Defense Security Cooperation Agency, Department of Defense. ACTION: Arms sales notice. AGENCY: The Department of Defense is publishing the unclassified text of an arms sales notification. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Karma Job at karma.d.job.civ@mail.mil or (703) 697–8976. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This 36(b)(5)(C) arms sales notification is published to fulfill the requirements of section 155 of Public Law 104–164 dated July 21, 1996. The following is a copy of a letter to the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Transmittal 19–0M with attached Policy Justification and Sensitivity of Technology. SUMMARY: Dated: December 18, 2019. Aaron T. Siegel, Alternate OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense. E:\FR\FM\23DEN1.SGM 23DEN1 70508 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 246 / Monday, December 23, 2019 / Notices DEFENSE SECURITY COOPERATION AGENCY 201··12™STREET $0UiH, STE 203 AFtl.lNGTON, VA.22202-5408 The Honorable Nancy Pelosi Speaker of the House u.s; House of Representatives H-20~, the Capitol Washington, DC 20515 Dear Madam Speaker~ Pursuant to theteportirtgtequirements ofSectfon 36(b)(5)(C) oftheAririsExport Control Act· (AECA.); as· amended, we· are forwarding Transmittal No; 19-0M. thisreport•tefates ··to enhancements· or upgrades •·from the ·tevel of sensitivity ·of technology or capability described in the Section 36(b)(l }AECA certification 16.:.s 7 of Decerribet 20~ 2016; ' . "<:,, Director Ericfosiire: lotter on DSKBCFDHB2PROD with NOTICES Transmittal No. 19-0M REPORT OF ENHANCEMENT OR UPGRADE OF SENSITIVITY OF TECHNOLOGY OR CAPABILITY (SEC. 36(B)(5)(C), AECA) (i) Prospective Purchaser: Government of Norway (ii) Sec. 36(b)(1), AECA Transmittal No.: 16-57 Date: December 20, 2016 Military Department: U.S. Navy (iii) Description: On December 20, 2016, Congress was notified by Congressional certification transmittal number 16-57 of the possible sale, under Section 36(b)(1) of the Arms Export Control Act, of five (5) P–8A Patrol VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:32 Dec 20, 2019 Jkt 250001 Aircraft, each included: Commercial Engines, Tactical Open Mission Software (TOMS), Electro-Optical (EO) and Infrared (IO) MX-20HD, AN/AAQ– 2(V)1 Acoustic System, AN/APY–10 Radar, ALQ-240 Electronic Support Measures, forty (40) AIM-120C-7 Advanced Medium Range Air-to-Air Missiles (AMRAAM) and one (1) spare AIM-120C-7 AMRAAM Guidance Section. Also included were eleven (11) Multifunctional Distribution System Joint Tactical Radio Systems (MIDS JTRS); eight (8) Guardian Laser Transmitter Assemblies (GLTA) for the AN/AAQ-24(V)N; eight (8) System Processors for AN/AAQ-24(V)N; forty- PO 00000 Frm 00016 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 two (42) AN/AAR-54 Missile Warning Sensors for the AN/AAQ-24(V)N; fourteen (14) LN-251 with Embedded Global Positioning Systems (GPS)/ Inertial Navigation Systems (EGIs); and two thousand (2,000) AN/SSQ-125 Multi-Static Active Coherent (MAC) Source Sonobouys; spares; spare engine; support equipment; operational support systems; training; maintenance trainer/ classrooms; publications; software; engineering and logistics technical assistance; Foreign Liaison Officer support; contractor engineering technical services; repair and return; transportation; aircraft ferry; and other associated training and support. The E:\FR\FM\23DEN1.SGM 23DEN1 EN23DE19.021</GPH> L Transmittal Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 246 / Monday, December 23, 2019 / Notices lotter on DSKBCFDHB2PROD with NOTICES total estimated program cost is $1.75 billion. Major Defense Equipment * (MDE) constituted $1.4 billion of this total. This transmittal reports one (1) additional P-8 aircraft with commercial engines, Tactical Open Mission Software (TOMS), Electro-Optical (EO) and Infrared (IO) MX-20HD, AN/AAQ2(V)1 Acoustic System, AN/APY-10 Radar, ALQ-240 Electronic Support Measures, once (1) Multifunctional Distribution System Joint Tactical Radio Systems (MIDS JTRS), one (1) Guardian Laser Transmitter Assemblies (GLTA) for the AN/AAQ-24(V)N; one (1) System Processors for AN/AAQ-24(V)N; and two (2) LN-251 with Embedded Global Positioning Systems (GPS)/Inertial Navigation Systems (EGIs), and associated materiel, support, and services. These additional MDE items will result in an increase in MDE cost of $100 million, for a total MDE value of $1.5 billion. Total case value will increase to $1.85 billion. (iv) Significance: Acquisition of an additional P-8A aircraft will increase Norwegian Maritime Patrol Aircraft VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:32 Dec 20, 2019 Jkt 250001 (MPA) capability. This sale will strengthen collective NATO defense and further enhance Norway’s regional and global allied contributions. (v) Justification: This proposed sale supports the foreign policy and national security objectives of the United States by helping improve the security of a NATO ally that has been, and continues to be, an important force for political stability throughout the world. (vi) Sensitivity of Technology: The Sensitivity of Technology Statement contained in the original notification applies to these additional items. (vii) Date Report Delivered to Congress: October 30, 2019 [FR Doc. 2019–27652 Filed 12–20–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 5001–06–P ACTION: 70509 Arms sales notice. The Department of Defense is publishing the unclassified text of an arms sales notification. SUMMARY: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Karma Job at karma.d.job.civ@mail.mil or (703) 697–8976. This 36(b)(1) arms sales notification is published to fulfill the requirements of section 155 of Public Law 104–164 dated July 21, 1996. The following is a copy of a letter to the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Transmittal 19–35 with attached Policy Justification and Sensitivity of Technology. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Dated: December 17, 2019. Aaron T. Siegel, DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Alternate OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense. Office of the Secretary BILLING CODE 5001–06–P [Transmittal No. 19–35] Arms Sales Notification Defense Security Cooperation Agency, Department of Defense. 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[Federal Register Volume 84, Number 246 (Monday, December 23, 2019)]
[Notices]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2019-27652]


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DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE

Office of the Secretary

[Transmittal No. 19-0M]


Arms Sales Notification

AGENCY: Defense Security Cooperation Agency, Department of Defense.

ACTION: Arms sales notice.

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SUMMARY: The Department of Defense is publishing the unclassified text 
of an arms sales notification.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Karma Job at [email protected] 
or (703) 697-8976.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This 36(b)(5)(C) arms sales notification is 
published to fulfill the requirements of section 155 of Public Law 104-
164 dated July 21, 1996. The following is a copy of a letter to the 
Speaker of the House of Representatives, Transmittal 19-0M with 
attached Policy Justification and Sensitivity of Technology.

    Dated: December 18, 2019.
Aaron T. Siegel,
Alternate OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense.

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Transmittal No. 19-0M

REPORT OF ENHANCEMENT OR UPGRADE OF SENSITIVITY OF TECHNOLOGY OR 
CAPABILITY (SEC. 36(B)(5)(C), AECA)

    (i) Prospective Purchaser: Government of Norway
    (ii) Sec. 36(b)(1), AECA Transmittal No.: 16-57
    Date: December 20, 2016
    Military Department: U.S. Navy
    (iii) Description: On December 20, 2016, Congress was notified by 
Congressional certification transmittal number 16-57 of the possible 
sale, under Section 36(b)(1) of the Arms Export Control Act, of five 
(5) P-8A Patrol Aircraft, each included: Commercial Engines, Tactical 
Open Mission Software (TOMS), Electro-Optical (EO) and Infrared (IO) 
MX-20HD, AN/AAQ-2(V)1 Acoustic System, AN/APY-10 Radar, ALQ-240 
Electronic Support Measures, forty (40) AIM-120C-7 Advanced Medium 
Range Air-to-Air Missiles (AMRAAM) and one (1) spare AIM-120C-7 AMRAAM 
Guidance Section. Also included were eleven (11) Multifunctional 
Distribution System Joint Tactical Radio Systems (MIDS JTRS); eight (8) 
Guardian Laser Transmitter Assemblies (GLTA) for the AN/AAQ-24(V)N; 
eight (8) System Processors for AN/AAQ-24(V)N; forty-two (42) AN/AAR-54 
Missile Warning Sensors for the AN/AAQ-24(V)N; fourteen (14) LN-251 
with Embedded Global Positioning Systems (GPS)/Inertial Navigation 
Systems (EGIs); and two thousand (2,000) AN/SSQ-125 Multi-Static Active 
Coherent (MAC) Source Sonobouys; spares; spare engine; support 
equipment; operational support systems; training; maintenance trainer/
classrooms; publications; software; engineering and logistics technical 
assistance; Foreign Liaison Officer support; contractor engineering 
technical services; repair and return; transportation; aircraft ferry; 
and other associated training and support. The

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total estimated program cost is $1.75 billion. Major Defense Equipment 
* (MDE) constituted $1.4 billion of this total.
    This transmittal reports one (1) additional P-8 aircraft with 
commercial engines, Tactical Open Mission Software (TOMS), Electro-
Optical (EO) and Infrared (IO) MX-20HD, AN/AAQ-2(V)1 Acoustic System, 
AN/APY-10 Radar, ALQ-240 Electronic Support Measures, once (1) 
Multifunctional Distribution System Joint Tactical Radio Systems (MIDS 
JTRS), one (1) Guardian Laser Transmitter Assemblies (GLTA) for the AN/
AAQ-24(V)N; one (1) System Processors for AN/AAQ-24(V)N; and two (2) 
LN-251 with Embedded Global Positioning Systems (GPS)/Inertial 
Navigation Systems (EGIs), and associated materiel, support, and 
services. These additional MDE items will result in an increase in MDE 
cost of $100 million, for a total MDE value of $1.5 billion. Total case 
value will increase to $1.85 billion.
    (iv) Significance: Acquisition of an additional P-8A aircraft will 
increase Norwegian Maritime Patrol Aircraft (MPA) capability. This sale 
will strengthen collective NATO defense and further enhance Norway's 
regional and global allied contributions.
    (v) Justification: This proposed sale supports the foreign policy 
and national security objectives of the United States by helping 
improve the security of a NATO ally that has been, and continues to be, 
an important force for political stability throughout the world.
    (vi) Sensitivity of Technology: The Sensitivity of Technology 
Statement contained in the original notification applies to these 
additional items.
    (vii) Date Report Delivered to Congress: October 30, 2019

[FR Doc. 2019-27652 Filed 12-20-19; 8:45 am]
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