|09STATE101893||2009-09-30 19:40:00||UNCLASSIFIED||Secretary of State|
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UNCLAS STATE 101893
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 050187827 for the export
of an International Traffic in Arms (ITAR)-controlled
amplifier to India. Post is requested to complete this Blue
Lantern inquiry within 30 days. Lack of response to a Blue
Lantern inquiry will affect pending and future licenses
involving parties to this license.
3. Reason for request: Unfamiliar Foreign
Consignee/End-User; questionable documentation submitted with
4. Action: Department requests that Post make inquiries to
establish the bona fides of Foreign Consignee and End-User
Automotive Research Association of India in the proposed
transaction. If possible, conduct a site visit to assess the
company's reliability as a recipient of United States
Munitions List (USML) items as well as its operations and
on-site security. Emphasize that the unauthorized re-export
or retransfer of USML items is strictly prohibited. Confirm
with the end-user that it placed an order for the items
listed below for the purpose stated on the application.
The following questions provide guidance:
- Please confirm an order for the items listed on license
- How long has Automotive Research Association of India been
involved in business operations requiring the use of USML
articles? Does your company also serve as a broker of
defense articles? What other products are sold by your
company, if any?
- What business relationship, if any, does your company have
with the Government of India?
End Action Request.
5. Details of license application:
DTC Case: 050187827
1 250T1G3 Amplifier 1-2.5 GHZ 250 Watts
License Value: USD $64,284.
Amplifier Research Corporation
Attn: Timothy Gormley
160 School House Road
Souderton, PA 18964
(215)723-8181 ext. 372
FOREIGN CONSIGNEE & END-USER:
Automotive Research Association of India (ARAI)
Survey #102 Vetal Hill, Off Paul Road
India 411 038
Postal Address: PB. No.832, Pune 411 004
Tel: 91 20 3023 1660/62/63/64
Fax: 91 20 2543 4190
End use of the amplifier is for testing EMI/EMC in GTEM
System & Cert. of automotive
electronic subsystems in vehicles.
6. Submitted in support of the license application was the
(PM/DTCC will fax documentation to Post upon request):
-- End-Use/End-User Statement dated 10 Aug 2009 which
Purchase Order No. AED/6405/1300/15437
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
Rachael-Therese S. Joubert-Lin,
Phone: 202-663-2950; Email: JoubertLinRS@state.gov; SIPRNET:
The Blue Lantern Guidebook (ref) is available as a PDF file
gov/wiki/Blue Lantern End-Use Monitoring Program.
8. Department is grateful for Post's assistance in this