[amsat-bb] [Fwd: [Fwd: Re: ITAR sucks]]

Jean-L. RAULT f6agr at orange.fr
Sat Sep 19 23:35:18 PDT 2009





Yes for sure, but your governement at least makes a lot of money with 
ITAR. Look for example at http://www.highbeam.com/doc/1G1-162479436.html


Jean-Louis F6AGR

Bob McGwier a écrit :
> I am sure no American firm participated.
> http://www.nytimes.com/2009/08/26/world/asia/26rocket.html?ref=space
> We are shooting ourselves right in the derrière with ITAR.  I am also 
> certain White House is much too preoccupied with other things to deal 
> with it.
> As proof that ITAR has completely outlived its usefulness,  I give this 
> example:
> http://www.nytimes.com/2009/08/30/science/space/30india.html?ref=space
> India, denied access to nearly all of our space technology here in the 
> US and even put on denied access lists, simply goes around us and helps 
> other nations build technical capabilities and then orbits the moon with 
> a probe.  Our involvement? Continued shooting our industries and 
> technical status in the derrière.
> Bob
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