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DSCA 18-39

Memo Status : Active Notes : Supersedes DSCA 14-16
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DEFENSE SECURITY COOPERATION AGENCY
201 12th STREET SOUTH, STE 203
ARLINGTON, VA 22202-5408

8/7/2018

MEMORANDUM FOR :

JOINT STRIKE FIGHTER PROGRAM, PROGRAM EXECUTIVE OFFICE, ATTN: MS. WENBERG
OFFICE OF THE ASSISTANT SECRETARY, DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE, ATTN: SAF/FMCE (MR. WALEWANDER)
DIRECTOR, NAVY INTERNATIONAL PROGRAMS OFFICE, DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY, ATTN: IPO-2C2M (MS. LEWIS)

SUBJECT :

Nonrecurring Cost (NC) Charge Revision for Joint Strike Fighter, F-35 A/B/C Aircraft and Engines, DSCA Policy Memo 18-39

Reference :

SAF/FMCE Memo Subj: Non-Recurring Cost (NC) Change Request and Special Non-Recurring (NC) Change Request, dated March 12, 2018

The attached Finding, signed by the Director, Defense Security Cooperation Agency, approves the revised nonrecurring cost (NC) recoupment pro rata charge for the sale, coproduction, or licensed production of the items shown on the Finding table. The revised NC charges listed in the Finding will be included in the next update of Appendix 1 of the automated version of the Security Assistance Management Manual (SAMM) found on the DSCA Web Page.

Unless waived, the DoD NC recoupment charge is required to be reimbursed to the Department of Defense within 30 days following delivery or purchaser acceptance (whichever comes first) of each item sold or produced; and the recoupment will be recorded under DSCA(Q) 1112 Report. In accordance with the Arms Export Control Act, any country requesting a waiver of NC charges must request the waiver in writing prior to finalization of the purchase if it is to be approved. If you have any questions regarding this matter, please contact Ms. Yvette Chandler at (703) 607-9445; e-mail: Yvette.d.chandler.civ@mail.mil or Ms. China Harvey-Halder at (703) 697-9672; e-mail: dichina.k.harvey-halder.ctr@mail.mil.

Michéle Hizon
Principal Director
Security Assistance and Equipping

ATTACHMENT :
As stated

FINDING :

In accordance with DoD Directive 2140.02, dated May 22, 2013, I hereby approve nonrecurring cost (NC) recoupment pro rata charges for the sale, coproduction, or licensed production of the major defense equipment shown below:

CATEGORY VIII - Aircraft, Spacecraft and Associated Equipment - Aircraft

ITEM DESCRIPTION NSN/MASL Revised NC Charge U.S. Portion Revised NC Charge International Portion
Aircraft, F-35B Lightning II, w/o Engine 151000000F35B $14,085,395 $2,145,818
Aircraft, F-35C Lightning II, w/o Engine 151000000F35C $14,085,395 $2,145,818
Aircraft, F-35A Lightning II, w/o Engine 1510F35ACT0L1 $14,085,395 $2,145,818
Aircraft, F-35B Lightning II, w/o Engine 1510F35BST0VL $14,085,395 $2,145,818
Aircraft, F-35C Lightning II, w/o Engine 1510F35CCV111 $14,085,395 $2,145,818
Engine, F135-PW-100 Conventional Take Off & Landing 2840F135CT0L1 $2,461,047 $277,846
Engine, F135-PW-400 Carrier Variant, F-35C 284000000F35C $2,461,047 $277,846
Engine, F135-PW-400 Carrier Variant 2840F135CV111 $2,461,047 $277,846
Engine, F135-PW-600 Short Take Off & Vertical Landing 2840F135ST0VL $2,461,047 $277,846
Engine, F135-PW-600 Short Take Off & Vertical Landing, F-35B 284000000F35B $2,461,047 $277,846

DSCA Policy Memo 14-16 is superseded. The above NC recoupment charges are effective immediately..

Charles W. Hooper
Lieutenant General, USA
Director