TITLE

Selling hardware overseas

AUTHOR(S)
Pasternak, Douglas
PUB. DATE
November 1993
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;11/15/93, Vol. 115 Issue 19, p64
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on a government investigation of General Electric and charges about bribes it had paid resulting from a contract it had signed with Universal Traders Co. (UNITRA), run by Aly Mansour a former general in the Egyptian Air Force. $124.7 million contract with Egyptian government for a sophisticated radar system; Martin Marietta, which has since aquired the GE unit, has taken corrective measures; Difficulties policing American military hardware sales overseas.
ACCESSION #
9311097744

 

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