Cablegate: Blue Lantern Post-Shipment End Use Check On
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UNCLAS STATE 135039
FOR ECON NAOMI J. WALCOTT
E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: ETTC JA KOMC
SUBJECT: BLUE LANTERN POST-SHIPMENT END USE CHECK ON
1. This is an action message. See paragraphs 2-4.
2. The Department's Office of Defense Trade Controls
Compliance (PM/DTCC) requests post assistance in conducting a
post-shipment check for the export of missile parts to Japan.
Post is requested to complete this Blue Lantern check within
45 days. Lack of response to a Blue Lantern check will
affect pending and future licenses involving parties to this
3. Reason for request: the Foreign Consignee, T&E Company
Ltd., has a limited licensing history with our office.
4. ACTION: Please contact the Foreign End User, Japan
Ministry of Defense, and verify its receipt of the exact
quantities and type of the commodity listed below. Please
also confirm intended use of the commodity. END ACTION.
5. License Information:
DDTC Case Number 050112167
20 Hose Assy, MS28741-8-0160
18 Hose Assy, MS28741-16-2880
26 Hose Assy, MS28741-12-0420
40 Hose Assy, MS28741-12-0750
Note: DHS shipment data indicates that all 104 pieces were
exported on 10/12/2008.
LICENSE VALUE: USD 15,942.00
21356 Nordhoff Street, Unit 105
Chatsworth, California 91311 USA
Aviation Certified Products
1317 North San Fernando Blvd.
Burbank, California 91504 USA
300 South East Avenue
Jackson, Mississippi 49203 USA
T&E Company Ltd.
Shinjuku-Ku, Tokyo 160-0022
FOREIGN END USER:
Ministry of Defense Japan
5-1, Ichigaya, Honmaru-cho, Shibuya-ku
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:
Repair and overhaul of Patriot missile.
6. Additional documentation submitted in support of license
A) T&E Co. Ltd. Order Sheet, dated 6/24/2008, signed by
B) U.S. Department of State DDTC DSP-83 Non-Transfer and Use
Certificate, signed by Chozo Noda (dated June 4, 2008),
7. Please slug reply for PM/DTCC - BLUE LANTERN COORDINATOR
and include the words "Blue Lantern" and the DDTC Case Number
in the subject line. POC on this case is Peter Sabatini,
PM/DTCC, phone: 202-663-2819; ClassNet email:
firstname.lastname@example.org; OpenNet email:
email@example.com. The 2006 Blue Lantern Guide Book is
available on OpenNet at
Department thanks Post for its assistance in this matter.