Office of Defense Trade Controls


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Office of Defense Trade Controls

A former office within the U.S. Department of State. It was responsible for ensuring the safety of weapons and similar materials as they were exported or temporarily imported. It was replaced by the Directorate of Defense Trade Controls in 2003.
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The school received the cease and desist order from the State Department in December, stating it was not licensed by the Office of Defense Trade Controls and was in violation of international arms trafficking regulations.
needs prior written approval from the Office of Defense Trade Controls.
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He also brings extensive government experience, having previously served as a case officer with the Treasury Department's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC), the State Department's Office of Defense Trade Controls (DDTC), and the Commerce Department's Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS).
defense articles must register with the Department of State's Office of Defense Trade Controls (DTC).
Products whose applications are strictly military, such as combat aircraft, ranks or small arms, require licenses from the State Department's Office of Defense Trade Controls under the Arms Export Control Act of 1976.
If you export munitions items--or commercial items that the government has classified as munitions--you must deal with the licensing requirements maintained by the State Department's Office of Defense Trade Controls.
The 19-year-old school received a cease-and-desist letter last month from the State Department's Office of Defense Trade Controls, blocking it from continuing its training programs for test pilots and flight test engineers.
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