DD Form 3050 "Election for Air Transportation of Remains of Casualties Dying in a Theater of Combat Operations"

DD Form 3050 or the "Election For Air Transportation Of Remains Of Casualties Dying In A Theater Of Combat Operations" is a form issued by the U.S. Department of Defense.

The form was last revised in January 1, 2019 and is available for digital filing. Download an up-to-date DD Form 3050 in PDF-format down below or look it up on the U.S. Department of Defense Forms website.

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Download DD Form 3050 "Election for Air Transportation of Remains of Casualties Dying in a Theater of Combat Operations"

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OMB No. 0704-0581
ELECTION FOR AIR TRANSPORTATION OF REMAINS OF CASUALTIES
OMB approval expires
DYING IN A THEATER OF COMBAT OPERATIONS
01/31/2022
The public reporting burden for this collection of information is estimated to average
per response, including the time for reviewing instructions, searching existing data sources, gathering
maintaining the data needed, and completing and reviewing the collection of information. Send comments regarding this burden estimate or any other aspect of this collection of information,
suggestions for reducing the burden, to the Department of Defense, Washington Headquarters Services, at whs.mc-alex.esd.mbx.dd-dod-information-collections@mail.mil. Respondents
should be aware that notwithstanding any other provision of law, no person shall be subject to any penalty for failing to comply with a
if it does not display a currently valid
OMB control number.
PLEASE RETURN THIS FORM TO ODASD MC&FP; ATTN: CASUALTY; 4000 DEFENSE PENTAGON; WASHINGTON, DC 20301-4000.
PRIVACY ADVISORY
With this form the Department of Defense asks you to document your decisions about the remains of your Service Member. This process includes
providing your name and contact information as well as your relationship to the service member. This collection is authorized by 10 U.S.C. 1481
through 1488, and this form will be filed in the Defense Casualty Information Processing System (DCIPS) as part of the service members Individual
Deceased Personnel File (IDPF), covered by following Department of the Army System of Record Notice:
(https://dpcld.defense.gov/Privacy/SORNsIndex/DOD-wide-SORN-Article-View/Article/570058/a0600-8-1c-ahrc-dod/).
Completing this form is voluntary. However, without completing the form, your choices regarding your service member may not be documented or
complied with.
1. NAME OF DECEASED
2. SERVICE/GRADE OF DECEASED
3. DCIPS CASE NUMBER
(Last, First, Middle Initial)
4. PERSON AUTHORIZED TO DIRECT DISPOSITION (PADD)
c. TELEPHONE NUMBER
a. NAME
b. RELATIONSHIP TO DECEASED
(Include
(Last, First, Middle Initial)
Area Code)
d. CURRENT RESIDENCE ADDRESS
(Street, Apartment Number, City, State and ZIP Code)
5. SELECTION OF DISPOSITION OPTIONS
As the Person Authorized to Direct Disposition (PADD) of remains, I acknowledge the air transportation options available to me, and my choice is
reflected below:
OPTION 1
I direct the remains to be transported by military/military contracted aircraft to an airport or military base appropriate to the receiving
funeral home or interment site.
(Initials)
OPTION 2
I direct the remains to be transported by commercial aircraft to an airport appropriate to the receiving funeral home or interment site.
(Initials)
6. NOTES
(Airport)
7. GENERAL WAIVER
In the unlikely event that the choice of air transportation selected above is delayed due to circumstances beyond the Military Service's
control, I authorize the Military Service to arrange other transportation, if required, to ensure the timely arrival of my loved one's
remains.
(Initials)
AUTHORIZATION AND SIGNATURES
8.a. SIGNATURE OF PADD
b. DATE
9.a. TYPED OR PRINTED NAME OF WITNESS
b. SIGNATURE OF WITNESS
c. DATE
DD FORM 3050, JAN 2019
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OMB No. 0704-0581
ELECTION FOR AIR TRANSPORTATION OF REMAINS OF CASUALTIES
OMB approval expires
DYING IN A THEATER OF COMBAT OPERATIONS
01/31/2022
The public reporting burden for this collection of information is estimated to average
per response, including the time for reviewing instructions, searching existing data sources, gathering
maintaining the data needed, and completing and reviewing the collection of information. Send comments regarding this burden estimate or any other aspect of this collection of information,
suggestions for reducing the burden, to the Department of Defense, Washington Headquarters Services, at whs.mc-alex.esd.mbx.dd-dod-information-collections@mail.mil. Respondents
should be aware that notwithstanding any other provision of law, no person shall be subject to any penalty for failing to comply with a
if it does not display a currently valid
OMB control number.
PLEASE RETURN THIS FORM TO ODASD MC&FP; ATTN: CASUALTY; 4000 DEFENSE PENTAGON; WASHINGTON, DC 20301-4000.
PRIVACY ADVISORY
With this form the Department of Defense asks you to document your decisions about the remains of your Service Member. This process includes
providing your name and contact information as well as your relationship to the service member. This collection is authorized by 10 U.S.C. 1481
through 1488, and this form will be filed in the Defense Casualty Information Processing System (DCIPS) as part of the service members Individual
Deceased Personnel File (IDPF), covered by following Department of the Army System of Record Notice:
(https://dpcld.defense.gov/Privacy/SORNsIndex/DOD-wide-SORN-Article-View/Article/570058/a0600-8-1c-ahrc-dod/).
Completing this form is voluntary. However, without completing the form, your choices regarding your service member may not be documented or
complied with.
1. NAME OF DECEASED
2. SERVICE/GRADE OF DECEASED
3. DCIPS CASE NUMBER
(Last, First, Middle Initial)
4. PERSON AUTHORIZED TO DIRECT DISPOSITION (PADD)
c. TELEPHONE NUMBER
a. NAME
b. RELATIONSHIP TO DECEASED
(Include
(Last, First, Middle Initial)
Area Code)
d. CURRENT RESIDENCE ADDRESS
(Street, Apartment Number, City, State and ZIP Code)
5. SELECTION OF DISPOSITION OPTIONS
As the Person Authorized to Direct Disposition (PADD) of remains, I acknowledge the air transportation options available to me, and my choice is
reflected below:
OPTION 1
I direct the remains to be transported by military/military contracted aircraft to an airport or military base appropriate to the receiving
funeral home or interment site.
(Initials)
OPTION 2
I direct the remains to be transported by commercial aircraft to an airport appropriate to the receiving funeral home or interment site.
(Initials)
6. NOTES
(Airport)
7. GENERAL WAIVER
In the unlikely event that the choice of air transportation selected above is delayed due to circumstances beyond the Military Service's
control, I authorize the Military Service to arrange other transportation, if required, to ensure the timely arrival of my loved one's
remains.
(Initials)
AUTHORIZATION AND SIGNATURES
8.a. SIGNATURE OF PADD
b. DATE
9.a. TYPED OR PRINTED NAME OF WITNESS
b. SIGNATURE OF WITNESS
c. DATE
DD FORM 3050, JAN 2019
Adobe Professional X
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