Tag Archives: military defense electronics

Is your company up-to-date on recent and proposed changes to International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR)?

The U.S. State Department recently made changes to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR), which govern work with U.S. Munitions List (USML) items that are considered critical to national security. A new exemption to allow the “hand carrying” of ITAR regulated data was announced in the Federal Register on August 27, 2010. This exemption, […]

Director of DoD Industrial Policy announced as keynote speaker for upcoming IPC conference

Brett B. Lambert, Director of Industrial Policy in the Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, will be the keynote speaker at an upcoming IPC Conference for the North American EMS Industry: What it Takes to Supply the Military. Mr. Lambert serves as the principle advisor on all matters relating to the defense […]

IPC PCB Military Interchange: Great exchange, roadmap ready

More than 125 people attended the IPC Technology Interchange: “The North American PCB Industry – It Can and Will Support the Military Market” in Washington last week. Defense OEMs, government officials and representatives from PCB and EMS companies discussed the challenges facing the military from continued North American PCB industry consolidation and problems with lead-free […]