Lloyd Austin, the US Secretary of Defense, has notified Taiwan of a proposed $750m armament package via the Foreign Military Sales program, in a bid to ensure the country’s defendability amid increasing Chinese aggression. The package would include 40 M109A6 self-propelled howitzers and 1,700 kits to transform artillery projectiles into GPS-guided munitions.
Meeting date: 2023/03/24 05:45
Attendees: Lloyd Austin, Kathleen Hicks, Sasha Baker, Bill LaPlante
Meeting objective: Foreign Military Sales (FMS)
– The tiger team needs to focus on identifying the key players for FMS.
– The team needs to coordinate with National Guard for this project.
– There are concerns about the app’s functionality and usability, and the team needs to address these issues.
– The team needs to identify the best methods for marketing the FMS program.