The FLAMES Runtime Suite and FLAMES Development Suite have been given a classification of EAR99 by the U.S. Department of Commerce. EAR99 items can be shipped without an export license to most destinations outside the United States under most circumstances. The FLAMES Automated Simulation Trainer requires an export license to be shipped outside the United States. Most custom simulation development activities require a Technical Assistance Agreement from the United States Department of State.

No portion of FLAMES may be transferred, exported, or re-exported except in full compliance with the export controls and economic sanctions administered by the United States and any applicable import and use restrictions. In accordance with the United States Export Administration Regulations, no portion of FLAMES may be transferred, exported, or re-exported to embargoed destinations, denied persons, sanctioned entities, or prohibited end-users or end-uses.