foreign military sales


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foreign military sales

That portion of United States security assistance authorized by the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961, as amended, and the Arms Export Control Act of 1976, as amended. This assistance differs from the Military Assistance Program and the International Military Education and Training Program in that the recipient provides reimbursement for defense articles and services transferred. Also called FMS.
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Foreign military sales requirements for non-standard parts offer no opportunity for forecasting and only limited opportunities for consolidation.
The MDA does anticipate future foreign military sales and direct commercial sales of the materiel developed under this program.
Department of Defense, or DoD, partners and foreign military sales customers.
This contract involves 100 percent foreign military sales to France.
We have been working very hard for many years to improve the speed of our process and our cost of our foreign military sales programme," he said.

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