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SUBJ/SPRING FY-14 FULL TIME SUPPORT OFFICER TRANSFER AND REDESIGNATION
NARR/REF A IS MILPERSMAN ARTICLE 1001-020, FULL TIME SUPPORT OF THE NAVY
RESERVE OFFICER PROGRAM. REF B IS MILPERSMAN ARTICLE 1070-180, OFFICER
RMKS/1. This NAVADMIN announces convening of the FY-14 Full Time Support
(FTS) Officer Transfer and Redesignation Board on 19 May 2014. Applications
from qualified Active Component (AC) and Ready Reserve officers will be
accepted for this board. Per ref (a), this board will also accept
applications from existing FTS officers requesting redesignation into another
FTS officer community.
2. Complete application packages and waiver requests must be received NLT 18
3. Eligibility. The FTS program is offering opportunities for active-duty
officers on the Active-Duty List as well as Ready Reserve officers on the
Reserve Active Status List which includes regular AC, Selected Reserve
(SELRES), Voluntary Training Unit (VTU), Reserve Canvassing Recruiters, and
SELRES officers serving on active-duty recall orders to transition into the
following FTS officer communities to meet immediate manning needs in the year
groups (YG) indicated:
Community/Designator Available YG
FTS SWO (1167/1117) 01 and junior
FTS SUB (1127) 02 and junior
FTS SPECWAR (1137) 03 and junior
FTS EOD (1147) 03 and junior
FTS AVIATION (1317/1327) 02 and junior
FTS HR (1207) 00 and junior
FTS AMDO (1527) 02 and junior
FTS SUPPLY (3107) 05 and junior
a. All applicants must meet eligibility requirements outlined in ref (a)
and the spring FY-14 FTS eligibility criteria document:
reserve/fts/Pages/FTSRedesignationBoard.aspx. Community specific eligibility
requirements are described for each designator. General eligibility
requirements include projected rotation date (PRD), minimum service
requirement (MSR) and Aviation Career Continuation Pay (ACCP) limits as
(1) PRD. Applicants on mobilization or recall orders must have a
current PRD NLT 19 November 2015.
(2) MSR. Applicants currently under a MSR must have a MSR end date
on or prior to 19 May 2016.
(3) ACCP. Naval Aviators and Naval Flight Officers currently
obligated under ACCP must have an ACCP end date on or prior to 19 May
2015. Obligated service due to ACCP is not waiverable.
b. YG eligibility may be adjusted based upon community requirements up
until the application due date. The current YG eligibility matrix will be
posted on the FTS redesignation website.
c. Members who do not meet all eligibility requirements per ref
(a) and the Spring FY-14 FTS eligibility criteria document posted on the FTS
redesignation board website may submit a waiver request along with their
application. Waiver packages shall include member's waiver request and
commanding officer's endorsement of the waiver request. This endorsement is
separate from any endorsements contained in the member's
transfer/redesignation application and shall specifically address the
eligibility criterion requiring a waiver. Waiver request procedures and
constraints are described in the eligibility criteria document. Waiver
request example: http://www.public.navy.mil/bupers-npc/officer/community
d. Reserve Direct Commission Officers (DCO), limited duty officers
(LDOs), and chief warrant officers (CWOs) are eligible for the FTS program.
All officers applying to the FTS officer program shall possess a 4 year
baccalaureate degree. CWOs who are within six months of completing their
baccalaureate degree may apply, but redesignation will not occur until after
degree is completed.
e. SELRES officers currently serving under temporary recall orders are
encouraged to apply if they meet eligibility requirements.
f. Subject to other criteria, AC officers with a pending or approved
resignation from the AC are eligible and are encouraged to apply.
4. Application requirements and procedures are provided on the FTS
redesignation board website listed in para 3a.
5. Per ref (b), applicants should have a current photo in their
Official Military Personnel File (OMPF).
6. Upon approval of the board proceedings, the results of the board will be
posted on the FTS redesignation board website listed in para 3a. Applicants
can expect to see the results posted within 45 days of board adjournment.
Selectees have 14 calendar days from the date results are released to accept
or decline FTS transfer/redesignation.
7. Points of contact are LCDR Ken White, PERS-92 at (901) 874-4512/DSN 882
or PSC Audrey Dixon, PERS-92 at (901) 874-3130/DSN 882.
8. This NAVADMIN will remain in effect until superseded or canceled,
whichever occurs first.
9. Released by Vice Admiral W. F. Moran, N1.//