Claim for Personal and Dependent Travel Allowances on a Foreign Air Carrier

B-188991: Jul 18, 1977

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A retired Army officer appealed a disallowal of his claim for personal and dependent travel allowances incident to his retirement. However, travel performed on a foreign air carrier was not authorized at Government expense where carriers of U.S. registry were available. The disallowal was sustained.