B-148146, SEP. 7, 1962

B-148146: Sep 7, 1962

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WE HAVE REVIEWED THE RECORD CONCERNING YOUR CLAIM AND HAVE CONCLUDED THAT THE FREIGHT CHARGES ON THE SHIPMENT SHOULD BE COMPUTED ON THE BASIS OF RULE 16 OF THE NATIONAL MOTOR FREIGHT CLASSIFICATION.

B-148146, SEP. 7, 1962

TO M.R. AND R. TRUCKING COMPANY:

WE AGAIN REFER TO YOUR LETTER OF FEBRUARY 2, 1962 (WITH ENCLOSURES), YOUR FILE OC-425-58, IN WHICH YOU REQUEST REVIEW OF OUR SETTLEMENT CERTIFICATE DATED NOVEMBER 27, 1961, OUR CLAIM NO. TK 65296. THE SETTLEMENT DISALLOWED YOUR CLAIM FOR $720.62, THE ADDITIONAL FREIGHT CHARGES ALLEGEDLY DUE FOR TRANSPORTING A SHIPMENT OF GOVERNMENT PROPERTY FROM HAMILTON AIR FORCE BASE, CALIFORNIA, TO TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE, FLORIDA, UNDER GOVERNMENT BILL OF LADING NO. AF-8114986, IN MAY 1958.

WE HAVE REVIEWED THE RECORD CONCERNING YOUR CLAIM AND HAVE CONCLUDED THAT THE FREIGHT CHARGES ON THE SHIPMENT SHOULD BE COMPUTED ON THE BASIS OF RULE 16 OF THE NATIONAL MOTOR FREIGHT CLASSIFICATION. THIS BASIS RESULTS IN A REVISION OF THE SETTLEMENT, NOTICE OF WHICH SHOULD REACH YOU IN DUE COURSE.