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08STATE75725 2008-07-15 14:49:00 UNCLASSIFIED Secretary of State
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BLUE LANTERN LEVEL 3: PRE-LICENSE END-USE CHECK

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SOUTH KOREA FOR HEATHER GRELL

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: ETTC KOMC KS
SUBJECT: BLUE LANTERN LEVEL 3: PRE-LICENSE END-USE CHECK
ON APPLICATION 050112368

REF: 2006 BLUE LANTERN GUIDEBOOK



1. This is an Action Request. See paragraphs 2-4.



2. The Department's Office of Defense Trade Controls
Compliance (PM/DTCC) requests post's assistance in conducting
a pre-license check on application 050112368 for the export
of tube amplifiers and related technical data to South Korea.
Post is requested to complete this Blue Lantern check within
30 days. Lack of response to a Blue Lantern check will
affect pending and future licenses involving parties to this
license.



3. Reason for request: confirm the bona fides of the Agency
for Defense Development, proposed end-user and foreign
consignee.



4. ACTION: Embassy is requested to make inquiries with
appropriate officials to establish the bona fides of the
Agency for Defense Development in the proposed transaction
and determine the order and intended end-use of the USML
items to be exported under license 050112386 (POC Jonghee
Lee, Ph.D, Colonel, ADD, tel. (042)822-4271).
End action.



5. Details of license application:

DTC Case: 050112368

QUANTITY/COMMODITY:

1 VZL2780C2, 1.0-2.5GHZ, 500W Traveling Wave Tube Amplifier
1 VZSC2780C2, 2.0-8.0GHZ, 500W Traveling Wave Tube Amplifier
1 VZM2780C2, 8.0-18.0GHZ, 500W Traveling Wave Tube Amplifier
1 VZL3529J1, 1.0-2.5GHZ, 2000W Peak Pulsed Power, Traveling
Wave Tube Amplifier
1 VZS3529J1, 2.5-8.0GHZ, 2000W Peak Pulsed Power, Traveling
Wave Tube Amplifier
1 VZM3529J1, 8.0-19.0GHZ, 2000W Peak Pulsed Power, Traveling
Wave Tube Amplifier
1 Unclassified Amplifier Acceptance Test Data


License Value: USD 840,100.00

SELLER:

Communications and Power Industries
811 Hansen Way
Palo Alto, CA 94304
POC Creignton Chin, tel. 650-846-3021

FOREIGN CONSIGNEE:

Defense Aquisition Program Administration
Agency for Defense Development-Purchased Goods
Yongsan-Dong 2-ga #2-15 Yong-gu
Seoul 140-823
KS
POC Jonghee Lee, Ph.D, Colonel, ADD, tel. (042)822-4271

FOREIGN END-USER:

Agency for Defense Development
Jochiwongil 462
Yuseong Dajeon, 305-600
KS
POC Jonghee Lee, Ph.D, Colonel, ADD, tel. (042)822-427

PURPOSE:

The Communications and Power Industries' Traveling Wave Tube
Amplifiers will be used in conjunction with the Rohde &
Schwarz (R&S) Reverberation Test System for commercial
aircraft component tests as well as measurments according to
MIL-STD461E method RS103 "alternative test procedures -
reverberation chamber (mode tuned)" for military aircraft
components.




6. Submitted in support of the license application were the
following documents (PM/DTCC can fax documentation to post
upon request):

--Letter of Intent from the Agency for Defense Development,
signed by Jonghee Lee, Ph.D, Colonel, ADD, the head of the
Department of Aerospace Test & Evaluation, on June 20, 2008.

--End Use/User Statement from the Agency for Defense
Development, signed by Jonghee Lee, Ph.D, Colonel, ADD, the
head of the Department of Aerospace Test & Evaluation, on
June 22, 2008.

--Cover Letter from The Boeing Company signed by Westley A.
Field, Manager Industrial Participation Programs - Korea,
Boeing Integrated Defense Systems, on February 21, 2008.



7. Please slug reply for PM/DTCC - BLUE LANTERN COORDINATOR
and include the words "Blue Lantern" and the case number in
the subject line. POC is Tim Mazzarelli, Phone:
202-663-3867; Email: MazzarelliTP@state.gov; SIPRNET:
MazzarelliTP@state.sgov.gov. The Blue Lantern Guidebook
(ref) is available as a PDF file in the Bunche Library's
E-Book Collection on the DOS Intranet:
http://buncheelectroniclibrary.state.gov/eboo ks/
BlueLanternGuidebook2006%20 final .pdf



8. Department is grateful for post's assistance in this
matter.
RICE