Subject: Re: ITAR Question
To: Henry B. Hotz <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Michael Richardson <email@example.com>
Date: 09/03/1999 15:35:37
>>>>> "Henry" == Henry B Hotz <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
Henry> Are there any ITAR issues I need to worry about when writing
Henry> networking code?
Usually those are crypto issues, but yes, ITAR covers lots of high
Henry> I'm interested in adding the CCSDS protocols to the networking
Henry> stack. CCSDS stands for Consultative Committee for Space Data
Henry> Systems (a committee of ISO) and the protocols in question are the
Henry> ones used to communicate with modern deep space spacecraft like
Henry> DS1, and the late Mars Pathfinder.
Henry> The NASA-paid-for implementations are not exportable. I don't
Henry> know the exact reason for sure. The protocols are international
Henry> standards available from http://www.ccsds.org/.
Consultative Committee for Space Data Systems (CCSDS-DOM)
CCSDS Secretariat Code MG National
Aeronautics and Space Administration
Washington, DC 20546
So, it may still be restricted.
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