Federal Contractor Misconduct Database (FCMD)

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Settlement of Alleged Export Violations

The U.S. State Department and Honeywell International settled alleged violations of the Arms Export Control Act (AECA) and the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) involving alleged unauthorized exports and retransfers of technical data that contained engineering prints showing dimensions, geometries, and layouts for manufacturing castings and finished parts for multiple aircraft, gas turbine engines, and military electronics to and/or within Canada, Ireland, Mexico, China, and Taiwan between 2011 and 2018. Under the terms of a three-year consent agreement, Honeywell paid a $13 million civil penalty.

Misconduct Type
Enforcement Agency
State Dept.
Contracting Party
Court Type
Date of Consent Agreement
Contractors Involved Penalty
Honeywell International Inc. $13,000,000
Further Information Released
State Dept. Press Release 5/3/2021
Charging Letter 4/27/2021
Consent Agreement 4/27/2021
Order 4/27/2021

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database