DEFENSE SECURITY COOPERATION AGENCY
MEMORANDUM FOR :
DIRECTOR, MISSILE DEFENSE AGENCY
DEPUTY UNDER SECRETARY OF THE AIR FORCE
FOR INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS
DEPUTY ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF THE ARMY
FOR DEFENSE EXPORTS AND COOPERATION
DEPUTY ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF THE NAVY
FOR INTERNATIONAL PROGRAMS
DIRECTOR, DEFENSE CONTRACT MANAGEMENT AGENCY
DIRECTOR FOR SECURITY ASSISTANCE, DEFENSE FINANCE AND ACCOUNTING SERVICE - INDIANAPOLIS OPERATIONS
DIRECTOR, DEFENSE INFORMATION SYSTEMS AGENCY
DIRECTOR, DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY
DIRECTOR, DEFENSE LOGISTICS INFORMATION SERVICE
DIRECTOR, DEFENSE REUTILIZATION AND MARKETING SERVICE
DIRECTOR, DEFENSE THREAT REDUCTION AGENCY
DIRECTOR, NATIONAL GEOSPATIAL-INTELLIGENCE AGENCY
DEPUTY DIRECTOR FOR INFORMATION ASSURANCE, NATIONAL SECURITY AGENCY
Recognition of Missile Defense Agency (MDA) as an Implementing Agency (IA), DSCA Policy Memo 12-06
As of December 7, 2011, all requirements identified in the tripartite Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the Army, MDA, and Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) have been satisfied. MDA is hereby officially recognized as the IA for the Foreign Military Sales (FMS) Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) program to include the AN/TPY-2 Radar System.
MDA is responsible for all Letter of Offer and Acceptance (LOA) development, implementation, execution, and closure for the THAAD FMS program to include the AN/TPY-2 Radar System. The development, implementation, execution, and closure of all FMS LOAs for non-contractor provided training related to the THAAD program, to include training for the AN/TPY-2 Radar System, will be executed by the appropriate military departments. DSCA will revisit the roles and responsibilities related to non-contractor training once the MDA has the capability to conduct such training.
All Security Cooperation data systems have been updated to reflect MDA as an IA. All applicable regulations will be updated to add the MDA as an IA. If you have questions concerning the attached SAMM policy. please contact Mr. Kent Bell, DSCA-STR/POL. email@example.com. (703) 604-6612.
William E. Landay III
Vice Admiral, USN