Subseries LOSTAN - Standing Group Liaison Office Messages

REPRESENTATION OF OTHER NATIONS ON THE SECRETARIAT COORDINATION COMMITTEE - PROPOSALS SUBMITTED B... MEETING OF THE COUNCIL OF DEPUTIES WORKING GROUP ON 19 JULY 1951 CIVIL DEFENCE MEETING ON 14 AUGUST 1951 TO DISCUSS THE FUNDING, PURCHASE, PRODUCTION AND REQUIREM... NATO SECURITY SYSTEM - GUIDANCE REQUESTED ON ACTION BEING TAKEN WITHIN THE STANDING GROUP STUDY OF POLITICAL & CONSTITUTIONAL IMPLICATIONS SHOULD NOT LEAD TO WEAKENING OF PRINCIPLES S... THE SUPREME ALLIED COMMANDER, EUROPE'S (SACEUR) TERMS OF REFERENCE (TOR) THE SUPREME ALLIED COMMANDER, EUROPE'S (SACEUR) TERMS OF REFERENCE (TOR) COMMAND ARRANGEMENTS FOR GREEK AND TURKISH DEPUTIES THE PROPOSED REVISION OF THE NORTH ATLANTIC TREATY ORGANIZATION SECURITY SYSTEM INTERPRETATION OF SECURITY REGULATIONS REGARDING THE PURCHASE OF SUITABLE EQUIPMENT LESS COSTLY T... THE COUNCIL OF DEPUTIES HAVE AGREED TO FORM A WORKING PARTY TO COLLATE THE VIEWS OF GOVERNMENTS O... COMBAT AIRCRAFT PRODUCTION COMBAT AIRCRAFT PRODUCTION COMBAT AIRCRAFT PRODUCTION PREPARATION OF PRELIMINARY FORCE GOALS COMBAT AIRCRAFT PRODUCTION THE SECRETARY GENERAL ASKS THAT THE NATIONS BE ASKED IN THE QUESTIONNAIRE, AS PART OF THE ANNUAL ... INFORMATION ON PETROLEUM MILITARY REQUIREMENTS PETROLEUM STORAGE CAPACITIES COSMIC SECURITY AND THE EUROPEAN DEFENCE COMMUNITY INSPECTIONS OF NATIONAL DELEGATIONS BY THE SECURITY COUNCIL COMMITTEE INFORMATION ON MILITARY PETROLEUM REQUIREMENTS STOCKPILING OF SUPPLIES IN ORDER TO RELIEVE THE BURDEN ON TRANSPORT BY SEA INFORMATION ON MILITARY PETROLEUM REQUIREMENTS FINANCING OF ADDITIONAL AIRCRAFT PRODUCTION COSMIC SECURITY AND THE EUROPEAN DEFENCE COMMUNITY FINANCING OF ADDITIONAL AIRCRAFT PRODUCTION STOCKPILING IN EUROPE IN PEACETIME INTERNATIONAL STAFF TEAM FOR ADDITIONAL AIRCRAFT PRODUCTION FIRST MEETING OF THE INTERNATIONAL STAFF TEAM ON ADDITIONAL AIRCRAFT PRODUCTION INCLUSION OF PRODUCTION CAPABILITIES FOR 1955 IN THE STUDY IS NOW UNDER CONSIDERATION DIFFICULTIES OF GUIDANCE FROM THE STANDING GROUP COUNCIL DESIRED TO USE THE REFERENCE AS A BASIS FOR FURTHER DISCUSSION AFTER VARIOUS NATIONAL PRO... AMMUNITION PRODUCTION SPECIAL COUNCIL MEETING ON ADDITIONAL AIRCRAFT PRODUCTION ADDITIONAL AIRCRAFT PRODUCTION NATO PRIORITY SYSTEM FOR LONG RANGE PRODUCTION PLANNING ADDITIONAL AIRCRAFT PRODUCTION PRODUCTION OF AMMUNITION AGENCY THAT SHOULD BE RESPONSIBLE FOR DETERMINING MILITARY ACCEPTABILITY OF AIRCRAFT ON 16 JULY 1952, THE COUNCIL ACCEPTED IN GENERAL THE PROCEDURE FOR OFFSHORE PROCUREMENT BUT COULD... OFFSHORE AMMUNITION PROCUREMENT PROGRAMME ALLOCATION OF OFFERS OF CANADIAN MUTUAL AID - THE CANADIAN MUTUAL AID PROGRAMME 1952/53 STANDING GROUP APPROVAL OF AMENDMENT TO PARAGRAPH 2 OF AC/12-D/11 DEFICIENCIES IN LIAISON TYPE AIRCRAFT SECURITY ARRANGEMENTS FOR THE EUROPEAN DEFENCE COMMUNITY ESTABLISHMENT OF A NEW NATO SECURITY COMMITTEE STOCKPILING CANADIAN MUTUAL AID EQUIPMENT PROGRAMME FOR 1952-53 THE SUPREME ALLIED COMMANDER, ATLANTIC'S COMMON INFRASTRUCTURE PROGRAMME JOINT PLANNING STAFF ACCOMODATION FOR THE COMMANDER-IN-CHIEFS OF EASTERN ATLANTIC AND EASTERN ATL... THE SECRETARY GENERAL AGREES WITH THE PROPOSAL TO ISSUE THE DOCUMENT ON PROCEDURES FOR NATO LONG ... SECURITY OF THE EUROPEAN DEFENCE COMMUNITY SECURITY COORDINATION COMMITTEE REQUESTS TO VISIT BONN IN ORDER TO PROPERLY ASSIST THE EUROPEAN D... RELEASE OF CLASSIFIED INFORMATION TO THE EUROPEAN DEFENCE COMMUNITY INTERIM COMMISSION ESTABLISHMENT OF A JOINT COMMANDER-IN-CHIEF AND COMMANDER-IN-CHIEF AIR, EASTERN ATLANTIC HEADQUAR... THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF GERMANY WELCOMES THE PROPOSED SECURITY COORDINATION COMMITTEE VISIT TO BONN LIAISON OFFICER CONSIDERS PARTS OF SG 088/3 (FINAL) USEFUL FOR WORKING GROUP ON REFUGEES AND EVAC... CANADIAN MUTUAL AID EQUIPMENT PROGRAMME FOR 1952-53 STANDING GROUP PREPARATION ON THE ESTIMATE ON SOVIET ARMED FORCES DEFENCE OF NORWEGIAN COASTAL WATERS ARE PENDING AN AGREEMENT ON THE SUPREME COMMANDERS' BOUNDARY RELEASE OF CLASSIFIED NATO INFORMATION TO THE INTERIM COMMITTEE CANADIAN MUTUAL AID STANDING GROUP DRAFT ON THE CHAIRMAN'S TALK WITH THE BRITISH BROADCASTING CORPORATION (BBC) COORDINATION OF PETROLEUM, OIL AND LUBRICANTS PROBLEMS CORRELATED PROGRAMMES FOR EUROPEAN PRODUCTION CANADIAN MUTUAL AID PROGRAMME, 1952-1953 DEFENCE OF DENMARK THE NATO EMBLEM FIRST MEETING OF THE NATO SECURITY COMMITTEE EXPANSION OF EUROPEAN PRODUCTION BASE - ESTABLISHMENT OF A WORKING GROUP ON NATO DEFENCE PRODUCTI... NATO POLICIES CONCERNING PRISONERS OF WAR NATO POLICIES CONCERNING PRISONERS OF WAR ACCEPTABLE TYPES OF FIGHTER AIRCRAFT CONFIRMATION REQUIRED THAT 0.50 CALIBRE AMMUNITION FOR LAND FORCE USE IS GOING OBSOLESCENT NATO SECURITY BUREAU WOULD LIKE ALL DOCUMENTS ON INSPECTION OF NATIONAL HEADQUARTERS MEETING OF THE NATO SECURITY COMMITTEE HELD ON 29 APRIL 1953 CAPTAIN TER POORTEN APPOINTED TO ACT AS PERMANENT LIAISON REPRESENTATIVE BETWEEN TWO COMMITTEES REQUEST CONFIRMATION THAT PARAGRAPH 4 OF ANNEX B TO AC/35-D/3 MEETS WITH STANDING GROUP APPROVAL DEFINITION OF COMMON INFRASTRUCTURE DATE OF JOINT MEETING IS CONFIRMED AS 07 JULY 1953 THE SUPREME HEADQUARTERS ALLIED POWERS EUROPE'S VIEWS ON COMMUNICATIONS-ELECTRONIC STANDARDS FOR ... INTERNATIONAL COMPETITIVE BIDDING DEFINITION OF COMMON INFRASTRUCTURE DEFINITION OF COMMON INFRASTRUCTURE AIRCRAFT PRODUCTION PROGRAMME THE NEED FOR A REVIEW OF NATO DEFENCE POLICY PROPOSED REVISION OF THE NATO SECURITY SYSTEM DISCUSSION OF THE PRODUCTION PROGRAMME IN EUROPE PETROLEUM PLANNING COMMENTS BY THE COMMITTEE ON WARTIME COMMODITY PROBLEMS ON THE PROTECTION OF PETROL RESOURCES AND... MIDDLE EAST DEFENCE REVISED NATO FORCE REQUIREMENTS CORRELATED PRODUCTION PROGRAMMES PREPARATION OF CORRELATED PROGRAMMES FOR PRODUCTION IN EUROPE PREPARATION OF CORRELATED PROGRAMMES FOR PRODUCTION IN EUROPE EXCHANGE OF VIEWS ON THE ANNUAL REVIEW SUGGESTED FOR EARLY SEPTEMBER 1953 SCREENING OF WAR HEADQUARTERS PROJECTS COMMUNICATIONS-ELECTRONICS STANDARDS FOR TACTICAL AIRFIELDS COMMUNICATIONS ELECTRONICS STANDARDS FOR TACTICAL AIRFIELDS - PREPARATION AND INTERPRETATION OF C...
Results 1 to 100 of 1474 Show all

Identity area

Reference code

LOSTAN

Title

Standing Group Liaison Office Messages

Date(s)

  • 1951 - 1966 (Creation)

Level of description

Subseries

Extent and medium

Context area

Name of creator

(1951-1966)

Administrative history

This chronological series contains the messages sent by the SG liaison secretariat (in London then in Paris) to the SG (in Washington) and later to the Military Committee (MC).
LOSTAN messages were often requests for SG positions. The SG replied by means of STAND messages via its secretariat.
LOSTAN messages covered the whole range of International Staff (IS), International Military Staff (IMS) and Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers Europe (SHAPE) activities.
They were produced from July 1951 to July 1966.

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Content and structure area

Scope and content

LOSTAN messages gave an overview of the issues dealt with by the North Atlantic Council (NAC), the civil committees and the International Staff (IS) which the SG representative considered should be passed on and explained to the military authorities based in Washington.
They provided details on the work performed by the Liaison Office representative for that purpose:

  • reports on meetings attended by the SG representative in Europe (including private Council meetings),
  • conversations between the SG representative and the Secretary General and other senior representatives from the IS and the IMS,
  • decisions taken by the Council and civil committees which were relevant for the military authorities,
  • action taken by the SG representative to make the views of the military authorities known,
  • arrangements for travel and meetings,
  • requirements of the liaison office in terms of personnel and facilities

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

Accruals

System of arrangement

LOSTAN documents are messages which are arranged in numerical order. Their reference is the acronym followed by a publication number (LOSTAN-2545).

Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

NATO publicly disclosed information is available for research and education purposes. Any commercial use requires the written permission of NATO. Please credit the NATO Archives should any documents be used for publication. Guidelines for the proper citation of NATO publicly disclosed information can be found on the NATO Archives website (http://www.nato.int/archives).

Conditions governing reproduction

Language of material

Script of material

Language and script notes

LOSTAN documents were issued in English.

Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Finding aids

Allied materials area

Existence and location of originals

Existence and location of copies

Related units of description

Related descriptions

Notes area

Note

For more information, see also the following notices:

  • Memoranda from the Standing Group Liaison Offices in London and Paris (LOM, LBSG and SGLP)

Alternative identifier(s)

Access points

Subject access points

Place access points

Name access points

Genre access points

Description control area

Description identifier

Institution identifier

NAO

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Level of detail

Dates of creation revision deletion

Language(s)

Script(s)

Sources

Accession area