Articles by SAE International

Why an authenticity marking standard is needed now
An industry/government agreement on an authenticity marking standard is the critical next step for Section 818
2014-04-21
LOS ANGELES – A federal jury has convicted the former CEO of the Simi Valley-based battery distributor Powerline Inc. of defrauding the government by selling more than $2.6 million in cheap, knock-off batteries to the U.S. Department of Defense. … More at USDOJ: US Attorney’s Office – CENTRAL DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA.
2014-04-14
Status updates from the ‘Open Cases Reports’ … DFARS Case 2014-D005: Detection and Avoidance of Counterfeit Electronic Parts—Further Implementation11/07/2013 DARC Director tasked DARS staff to draft proposed DFARS rule. Report due 01/29/2014. 01/31/2014 Report due date extended to 4/23/2014. DFARS Case 2012-D055: Detection and Avoidance of Counterfeit Electronic Parts02/11/2014 DAR editor submitted draft final DFARS rule to […]
2014-04-08
Status updates from the ‘Open Cases Reports’ … DFARS Case 2014-D005: Detection and Avoidance of Counterfeit Electronic Parts—Further Implementation11/07/2013 DARC Director tasked DARS staff to draft proposed DFARS rule. Report due 01/29/2014. 01/31/2014 Report due date extended to 4/23/2014. DFARS Case 2012-D055: Detection and Avoidance of Counterfeit Electronic Parts02/11/2014 DAR editor submitted draft final DFARS rule to […]
2014-04-01
Briefings from the 27 March public meeting on “Detection and Avoidance of Counterfeit Electronic Parts, Further Implementation” are available here … DPAP | Defense Acquisition Regulations System | Counterfeit Electronic Parts
2014-03-31
WASHINGTON: India’s newly-acquired American C-130J Super Hercules plane that crashed last week near Gwalior has been under intense scrutiny … More at The Times of India.