B-140283, SEP. 25, 1959

B-140283: Sep 25, 1959

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TO WEST COAST AIRLINES: FURTHER REFERENCE IS MADE TO YOUR LETTER OF JULY 20. IT APPEAR THAT THE HIGHER RATED ROUTING WAS. THE RECORD INDICATES THAT THE SERVICE WAS PERFORMED.

B-140283, SEP. 25, 1959

TO WEST COAST AIRLINES:

FURTHER REFERENCE IS MADE TO YOUR LETTER OF JULY 20, 1959, IN WHICH YOU, IN EFFECT, REQUEST REVIEW OF THE DISALLOWANCE OF YOUR CLAIM, SUPPLEMENTAL BILL NO. 10-50A, FOR AN ADDITIONAL ALLOWANCE OF $11.45 FOR SERVICE PERFORMED FOR THE DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE PURSUANT TO TRANSPORTATION ON REQUEST NO. M-6,477,687, ISSUED ON OCTOBER 10, 1958, AT LARSEN AIR FORCE BASE, EPHRATA, WASHINGTON.

WITH YOUR REQUEST FOR REVIEW YOU SUBMITTED A PHOTOSTATIC COPY OF A LETTER, DATED OCTOBER 28, 1958, FROM THE COMMERCIAL TRANSPORTATION OFFICE, LARSEN AIR FORCE BASE, WASHINGTON, SIGNED BY A WILLIAM K. REID, 1ST LT., USAF, TRANSPORTATION OFFICER, WHICH STATES, IN REFERENCE TO TRANSPORTATION REQUEST NO. M6,477,687, THAT "SUBJECT T/R AS READS VIA "WC/PORTLAND/UA/DEST)" SHOULD READ WC/PORTLAND) UA/DEST) VIA SAN FRANCISCO.'

IN VIEW OF THIS NEW EVIDENCE, IT APPEAR THAT THE HIGHER RATED ROUTING WAS, IN FACT, AUTHORIZED, AND THE RECORD INDICATES THAT THE SERVICE WAS PERFORMED. ACCORDINGLY, YOUR CLAIM HAS BEEN RETURNED TO OUR TRANSPORTATION DIVISION WITH INSTRUCTIONS FOR ITS ALLOWANCE, IF OTHERWISE CORRECT.