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Cablegate: France: Blue Lantern Level 2: Pre-License End Use

This record is a partial extract of the original cable. The full text of the original cable is not available.

UNCLAS PARIS 006557

SIPDIS

STATE FOR PM/DTCC - BLUE LANTERN COORDINATOR
COPENHAGEN FOR G.BURTON AND D.LAWTON

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: ETTC KOMC FR
SUBJECT: FRANCE: BLUE LANTERN LEVEL 2: PRE-LICENSE END USE
CHECK ON APPLICATION 05-943844

REF: PARIS 2861
04 STATE 258597

Embassy Blue Lantern action officer recently received a follow-
up letter concerning license application 05-943844 from Patrick
Bernard of MBDA Missile Systems, Office for Management of
Contracts. Our informal translation follows:

We wish to inform you that the nine accelerometers 7270A-200K
ordered from Bruel and Kjaer, 26 rue du Champoreux, BP 33, 91541
Mennecy cedex, France, which still have not been delivered, will
not be used for the SCALP EG program, as mentioned our letter of
April 4, 2005. We would like to clarify that this equipment
will be used in testing equipment for the GMLRS program, as we
declared in the "End User Statement Military End User" given to
the supplier, Bruel and Kjaer, on September 2, 2005.

Stapleton

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