B-143663, SEP. 29, 1960

B-143663: Sep 29, 1960

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TO TRANSCON LINES: FURTHER REFERENCE IS MADE TO YOUR LETTER OF JULY 27. WE TODAY HAVE INSTRUCTED OUR TRANSPORTATION DIVISION TO ALLOW YOUR CLAIM ON THE BASIS OF EXCLUSIVE-USE CHARGES AS AUTHORIZED BY THE APPLICABLE TARIFF.

B-143663, SEP. 29, 1960

TO TRANSCON LINES:

FURTHER REFERENCE IS MADE TO YOUR LETTER OF JULY 27, 1960, FILE B.648.6 CJC, IN WHICH YOU REQUEST REVIEW OF OUR SETTLEMENT CERTIFICATE DATED MARCH 24, 1960 (OUR CLAIM TK-680123), WHICH DISALLOWED YOUR CLAIM NO. OC 15638, YOUR SUPPLEMENTAL BILL NO. 7-C 9 (6-154), FOR $156.38, AND OUR NOTICE OF EXCESS CHARGES (USGAO FORM 1003), WHICH NOTIFIED YOU OF AN OVERCHARGE OF $46.11 ON YOUR BILL NO. 8-67. THE CLAIMS INVOLVE THE QUESTION OF THE APPLICABILITY OF THE EXCLUSIVE-USE CHARGES ASSESSED BY YOU ON A SHIPMENT OF JET PROPULSION ENGINES AND MACHINERY FROM LANGLEY AIR FORCE BASE, VIRGINIA, TO TINKER AIR FORCE BASE, MIDWEST CITY, OKLAHOMA, UNDER GOVERNMENT BILL OF LADING NO. AF 7323755, DATED AUGUST 16, 1957.

WE TODAY HAVE INSTRUCTED OUR TRANSPORTATION DIVISION TO ALLOW YOUR CLAIM ON THE BASIS OF EXCLUSIVE-USE CHARGES AS AUTHORIZED BY THE APPLICABLE TARIFF, IF OTHERWISE PROPER. YOU SHOULD RECEIVE NOTICE OF THE REVISED SETTLEMENT IN DUE COURSE.