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June 11, 1954
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MUNTRY IVBECT PLACE ACQUf RED DATE OF NFOV Appretrapratitote 3.983/1/03 : CIA-RDP80-00810A004300130006-4 2E>41 A CENTRAVNTELLIGENCE AGENCY REPORT NO, INFORMATION REPORT CD NO Eaet uereany Ressiiin Inspector at VEB Carl Zeiss Jena 25X1A WRYSSVAik730ER7tio5S1V-- VU OOCl/ORNT ;MOTORS ISITMATIOO AFFIACTIRS SAT:OVAL unraiezi. OF MS UNITRO STATRS.. WITIMI Thi awsge Off WIZ IS, RECTUMS Aril 204, OF Mt 0 L COOL tS moon. ITS messatssion nvia.- Amu OF ITS cowratirs TO OR RSOSIPT ST AS OFICITTIOSITED vol-zon IS FROPIISITRI7 r..Aw ran agivovscuoli OF MAO IS PR0RISI1RI3 DOTE oism 11 June 1 NO. OF PAGES 2 NO. OF ENCLS, (LISTED BELOW SUPPLEMENT TO REPORT NO. THIS IS UNEVALUATED INFORMATION 2E>41 X On 703 and 9 April 1954, A. ehrushchev e . enepeetee "Tee Opti- - Carl ZOittfi Jona and, in addition, eirited monuments. MaSPUMIT and other points of interest in-Jeea, ee and vicinity. Khruahchev claimed to be a liaison officer between the Soviet Main Engineering -Administration in Moscow and the Soviet Trade Delegation in Berlene Re furthermore eeated that he was a graduate, and some of.the technical, specialised'questious that he asked would tend to confirm this statement. He produced a letter from the East Germen ginietry for Machine.COnstructioe.zeich stated that bearer *is auehorized nrct he Zeiss plant and should be given all possible opopeiaiiione eereehchev stated that his lain purpose was to acquaint himselfthoroughly with. .rtreeanufacturing erocess, includine raw materials, setifihished e, fiateeed parts, astombly, blueprints, and all other details oon- eeoted with the A-1 aerial breining device, of wherh 135 are to be eroduced in 1954 by Zeiss Jena for export to the Heele. Kdeuehchev asked a great number of detailed questions but took extreneely few notes. He seamed very concerned whee he was ihformece thee, the'ee would be some ineviteble prodection deleys cOleeernin the A-1 1:seeeene, ef shortages of required raw materials or semifteishod- goods. F.ereseches other stated purpose for inspoeting other Zeiss 01.0.PJ and Jana in general was to brief himself on them so that Ihruehohle in turn could brief a very high Soviet official, reported to be of the rank of Admiral, who is 25X1B scheduled to visit these installations soon. 3-, CLASSIFICATION SECRWL 25X1A Approved For Release 2002/01/03 : CIA-RDP80-00810A004300130006-4 Approved For Release 2002/01/03 : CIA-RDP80-00810A004300130006-4 251A -2- 25X1 B ? 4. nrushchev was Criven in and vround Jena in a burgundy-colored 4- door car re:)ortedly beloncinc. to the soviet ?rade Delecation in lerlin, liconso plates: IA 61-23. The driver of this car is a German, name unknoihn, reporternIrtutm.6ed fairly larce mitomobile repair chop. As Vas diiver speaks 11:11csian feirly fluently, he is usually ascicned to drive those 2ussians who'spoak very little or no German. Approved For Release 2002/01/03 : CIA-RDP80-00810A004300130006-4