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Approved For Releas l ?-~1578A0001SW60002-2 SS ' GROUP EgUMP BOARD A. Agenda Item fib. 1: Procure nt of Crypto Bqui t t to amt Bx- sion and Modernization fireds. dov i .ding & ad declassification ,.-J Meeting Nether 10-62 of the A ui ent Board was held on 11 Deceembor 1962 at 1 in the CC Conference Boon 2DO3 Headquarters Butt. Wng. Those present were: DD/CO OC-o OC-T oc-s uC-B Gai? CC-{TT CC-E 00-0 18 Discussion of this item was continued from the 5 December Board meeting beewase there was i,nadequatm time at that meeting for full consider- ation of the sjeet. 25X1A 25X1A opened the discussion by stating thG:t he and Mr. would present for board consideration a proposed general crypto syste progrs* which world provide. for modernization and expansion and, additionailya, zc ndaations on specific :equipments, both vrith respect to type and nu ber5 to carry out this pr?ogra. The present status is that we have no crypto equi t ua order except XW-26 equips nt t i rn a uate funds are available it current buaij*eta to provide the numbers of equients needed, no current authorization exists to proctwe additional equi ats and, finery, re quire me are at a high level. For the purposes of todey's discussions,, Approved For Release 2002/05/02: CIA-RDP7 clk OMA90DA09+ ? aEV e~~ax$ -~-- - MST AL proposed that discussion be liunttced to CIAt a rcv rme, ss that an a ttee t be **do to arrive at a ball park figure on pr ob ble costs; and that, if it is considered appropriate, the Bari, recom nd to that approV4 be given to presenting the proposed proga to Col. te, s',,ncc it appears probable that it will be necet ssnry to obtain fords outside the Office of C owmMicatioz to carry out the proposed program, Dot REV errE = = L BY Ov ~g~ 25X1A L Approved For Release 2002/05/02 : CIA-RDP79-01578A000100060002-2 Next 3 Page(s) In Document Exempt Approved For Release 2002/05/02 : CIA-RDP79-01578A000100060002-2 Approved For Release 2002/05/02 : CIA- DP79-01578A000100060002-2 SEM EQUXPMEW2 BOARD OLD BIISS 5 December 1962 l OC Conference Room 2D03 Uqs. Bldg. NEW B N SS Agenda Item No . 1: Procurement of additional CO-B/8, CA-3, and HE-8 equipment. Additional units of the equipment mentioned above are presently on order. However, at the time the Equipment Board last approved procurement of these equipments, it was generally recognized that eMitional, units would be required, but it was expected that these could be procured later concurrent with military order for Special Forces. The military is now in the process of con- tracting for this equipment and it is ap- propriate that the Board now consider whether current on hand/on order quantities of these units are sufficient for Office needs. Agenda Item No. 2: MAX-i Presentation oC_E will make a presentation regarding the selection of the contractor for the MAX-1. Agenda Item No. Procurement of Crypto Equipment (Reference COD-488) In CSD-488 00-S proposes an extensive pro- cram for procuring crypto equipment to meet envisioned expansion and modernization needs. Board action on this program is required.. Approved For Release 2002 A-RDPIJ0060002-2 ExsFudcd ?rom as o d4wngr0r.i? and V\I M