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Cablegate: Final Follow Up: Blue Lantern Post-Shipment

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RR RUEHWEB

DE RUEHC #0103 2341839
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
R 211834Z AUG 08
FM SECSTATE WASHDC
TO AMEMBASSY BRASILIA 9574

UNCLAS STATE 090103

SIPDIS
BRASILIA FOR JOHN ERATH

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: ETTC KOMC BR
SUBJECT: FINAL FOLLOW UP: BLUE LANTERN POST-SHIPMENT
END-USE CHECK ON LICENSE 050021904 AND 050054515

REF: A. 2007 STATE 107784 B. 2007 STATE 161590

1. According to our records, we have not yet received a
response to two Blue Lantern requests regarding the export of
missile electronics for the F-5 aircraft (license 050054515)
and J85 engine spare parts (license 050021904) to the Brazil
Air Force. The initial requests were sent over 200 days ago.
We request an update from post regarding the status of these
cases. If post has already responded to subject cases,
please refer us to the appropriate MRN.

2. 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 Watkins, PM/DTCC, Phone:
202-663-2814.
RICE

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