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Updated 12.08.17


Ensure commercial exports of defense articles and defense services are consistent with U.S. national security and foreign policy objectives.

New Items and Announcements
  • Web Notice: (12.08.17)
    The IT Modernization Team is continuing its development efforts aimed at producing a modernized system to securely and efficiently provide web-based applications for select DDTC functions. The Defense Export Control & Compliance System (DECCS) testing and release is targeted for early 2018. The project team will provide more information for testing and release preparations as they are available.

    Please email pm_ddtcprojecteam@state.gov for any specific questions regarding DECCS.
  • Web Notice: DTAS System outage: (12.21.17)
    The DTAS information systems will be unavailable from 4:00AM-6:00AM Thursday, December 21st, 2017 for scheduled routine maintenance. The DTAS systems will be available Thursday, December 21st, 2017 after 6:00AM.
  • Web Notice: Discontinuance of ELLIE and form DSP-119: (11.14.17)
    Effective December 1, 2017, DDTC will no longer accept form DSP-119 to amend the DSP-85. All pending DSP-119’s will be processed pursuant to 123.25 of the ITAR. Any DSP-119 form submitted to DDTC on or after December 1, 2017 will be returned without action. When amending the DSP-85, the applicant must submit a completely new DSP-85 along with a transmittal letter, signed by the Empowered Official explaining the amended change.
  • Web Notice: Category XIV(f)(7), including Chemical Agent Resistant Coatings (CARC): (11.01.17)
    Consistent with 81 FR 49531 (July 28, 2016), Category XIV(f)(7) defense articles are designated as Significant Military Equipment. Accordingly, any application to export Category XIV(f)(7) defense articles requires a DSP-83 non-transfer and use certificate.