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Export Rights and Responsibilities of a U.S. Owned Foreign Company

Export Rights and Responsibilities of a U.S. Owned Foreign Company

Foreign companies which are owned by a US company (for example, foreign subsidiaries) are subject to the rights and restrictions which are placed on all foreign companies. The foreign subsidiary must, as any foreign company must, comply with all restrictions and limitations placed on access to commodities or technical ... [Read More...]

Is MY Satellite EAR or ITAR

Is MY Satellite EAR or ITAR

On November 10, 2014, some satellites, spacecraft, and components were moved from the US Munitions List (USML, ITAR control) and added them to the Commerce Control List (CCL, EAR control): Communications satellites that do not contain classified components or capability Remote sensing satellites with performanc... [Read More...]

Tip for Applying Export Controls your technical data

Tip for Applying Export Controls your technical data

The U.S. government controls exports of sensitive equipment, software and technology for reasons of national security and foreign policy objectives. While most people understand that these regulations apply to physical objects that may be exported, they don’t always understand that these same requirements may als... [Read More...]

Products subject to ITAR: Shipbuilding

Products subject to ITAR: Shipbuilding

The shipbuilding segment of the U.S. A&D industry is composed of a handful of companies that manufacture and service the nation’s military seagoing vessels, including submarines, destroyers, aircraft carriers, cruisers, cutters, transports and amphibious assault and transport ships. The industry traces its fo... [Read More...]

Products subject to ITAR: Ground Defense

Products subject to ITAR: Ground Defense

  The U.S. military relies on an array of ground-based platforms and systems designed to address the rigorous needs of the U.S warfighter and the nation’s armed forces. This segment includes the manufacture of tanks, tactical vehicles, transports and related platforms and systems such as communications, c... [Read More...]

Products Subject to ITAR: Space Systems

Products Subject to ITAR: Space Systems

Owing its heritage to the early research and technological development conducted by Robert Goddard in the 1920s and by the Defense Department and NASA in the 1950s, the space industry today has emerged as a critical pillar of the nation’s security and driver of the modern economy. Presently, the domestic space in... [Read More...]

Products Subject to ITAR: Military Aircraft

Products Subject to ITAR: Military Aircraft

Directly related to the design and production of civil aircraft, the military aircraft segment is defined by the manufacture of combat and non-combat aircraft and related systems including transports, fighter aircraft, patrol aircraft, bombers, helicopters, unmanned aerial systems, and other platforms. This sector also includes the design and manufacture of specialized avionics, radars, engines, guidance-and-control systems, reconnaissance and surveillance systems, and navigation systems.

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