B-143675, NOV. 25, 1965

B-143675: Nov 25, 1965

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INC.: FURTHER REFERENCE IS MADE TO YOUR LETTERS OF JULY 29 AND AUGUST 3. THE AMOUNTS CLAIMED ARE THE ADDITIONAL TRANSPORTATION CHARGES ALLEGEDLY DUE FOR THE OCEAN PART OF THE TRANSPORTATION OF TWO SHIPMENTS OF HOUSEHOLD GOODS. YOUR CLAIMS WILL BE RE-EXAMINED AND THE CHARGES WILL BE COMPUTED ON THE BASIS THAT COMMERCIAL TRANSPORTATION RATHER THAN THE MILITARY SEA TRANSPORTATION SERVICE WAS USED FOR THE OCEAN PORTION (SOUTHAMPTON.

B-143675, NOV. 25, 1965

TO NORTH AMERICAN VAN LINES, INC.:

FURTHER REFERENCE IS MADE TO YOUR LETTERS OF JULY 29 AND AUGUST 3, 1960, REQUESTING REVIEW OF OUR SETTLEMENT CERTIFICATES DATED JULY 20, 1960 (OUR CLAIM NO. TK-687647), AND JULY 25, 1960 (OUR CLAIM NO. TK 687112), WHICH DISALLOWED YOUR CLAIMS ON BILL NO. H-4115, FOR $443.30, AND ON BILL NO. H- 4122, FOR $347.20. THE AMOUNTS CLAIMED ARE THE ADDITIONAL TRANSPORTATION CHARGES ALLEGEDLY DUE FOR THE OCEAN PART OF THE TRANSPORTATION OF TWO SHIPMENTS OF HOUSEHOLD GOODS, MOVING DURING JUNE 1959 UNDER GOVERNMENT BILLS OF LADING NOS. AF-157671 AND AF 157677, FROM LAKENHEATH, SUFFOLK, ENGLAND, TO BARKSDALE AIR FORCE BASE, LOUISIANA, AND BLYTHEVILLE AIR FORCE BASE, ARKANSAS.

YOUR CLAIMS WILL BE RE-EXAMINED AND THE CHARGES WILL BE COMPUTED ON THE BASIS THAT COMMERCIAL TRANSPORTATION RATHER THAN THE MILITARY SEA TRANSPORTATION SERVICE WAS USED FOR THE OCEAN PORTION (SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND, TO NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA) OF THESE MOVEMENTS. NOTICES OF THE REVISED SETTLEMENTS SHOULD REACH YOU IN DUE COURSE.