SPRING FY-19 FULL-TIME SUPPORT OFFICER TRANSFER AND REDESIGNATION BOARD:
R 312130Z JAN 19
FM CNO WASHINGTON DC
INFO CNO WASHINGTON DC
PASS TO OFFICE CODES:
FM CNO WASHINGTON DC//N1//
INFO CNO WASHINGTON DC//N1//
MSGID/GENADMIN/CNO WASHINGTON DC/N1/JAN//
SUBJ/SPRING FY-19 FULL-TIME SUPPORT OFFICER TRANSFER AND REDESIGNATION
NARR/REF A IS MILPERSMAN ARTICLE 1001-020, FULL-TIME SUPPORT (FTS) OF THE
NAVY RESERVE OFFICER PROGRAM. REF B IS MILPERSMAN ARTICLE 1301-213, OFFICER
SPECIAL ASSIGNMENTS - RESERVE FLEET LOGISTICS SUPPORT SQUADRON (VR). REF C
IS MILPERSMAN ARTICLE 1321-100, ORDERS FOR OFFICER SPECIAL PROGRAMS.//
RMKS/1. This NAVADMIN announces the convening of the Spring FY-19 Full-Time
Support (FTS) Officer Transfer and Redesignation Board on
1 April 2019. Applications from qualified active component (AC) and Ready
Reserve officers will be considered by this board. In line with reference
(a), this board will also accept applications from FTS officers requesting
redesignation into another FTS officer community.
2. Application requirements and procedures are provided on the FTS
redesignation board website at https://www.public.navy.mil/bupers-
d.aspx. Complete application packages and waiver requests must be received
no later than 1 March 2019. All correspondence (e.g., awards or FITREPs)
must be received no later than 2359 on
22 March 2019 to be considered for the board.
a. All applicants must meet eligibility requirements outlined in
reference (a) and the spring FY-19 FTS eligibility criteria document found on
the redesignation website. Specific eligibility requirements are described
for each designator and aviation community. General eligibility criteria
include projected rotation date (PRD), minimum service requirement (MSR),
year group (YG) and aviation bonus (AvB)/ aviation career continuation pay
(1) PRD. Applicants must have a PRD no later than October 2020.
(2) MSR. Non-aviation applicants must complete their MSR prior to 31
October 2020. All aviation applicants (13X0) with an MSR prior to 30 April
2020 may apply, aviators executing second sea tour orders may apply if their
MSR is completed prior to
31 October 2020.
(3) AvB/ACCP. Aviation officers with obligated service as a result
of AvB/ACCP are eligible to apply if the officer will be within 12 months of
completing AvB/ACCP obligation or department head tour at the time the board
convenes. Redesignation immediately following a department head tour may
result in cancellation of AvB, which will be adjudicated by Aviation Officer
Assignments Division (PERS-43).
(4) Failure of Selection (FOS). AC officers in a 2xFOS status for
promotion to LCDR are eligible to apply for FTS regardless of MSR and
AvB/ACCP contract term, a waiver request is not required.
(5) YG. The tentative YG considerations are indicated below. The final
approved YGs will be posted on the FTS Officer Community Management (OCM)
webpage along with the remainder of the application data.
Community/Designator Available YG
FTS SWO (1117/1167) 05 to 07, 09 and junior
FTS SUB (1127) 06 and junior
FTS SPECWAR (1137) 06 and junior
FTS EOD (1147) 06 and junior
FTS AVIATION (1317/1327)
VAQ 05 and junior
VFA/C 05 and junior
VR 05 and junior
VT 05 and junior
HSC 05 and junior
HSM 05 and junior
HM 05 and junior
VAW 05 and junior
VP/VUP 05 and junior
HT 05 and junior
FTS HR (1207) 05 to 07, 10 and junior
FTS AMDO (1527) 05 to 06, 08 and junior
FTS SUPPLY (3107) 05 to 06, 09 and junior
b. All AC applications will be routed by the FTS OCM through the
applicable AC OCM for community release prior to applications being sent to
the board. Applicants who are not released by the AC OCM will not be
eligible for the board. AC officers with a resignation submitted or are a
2xFOS are eligible to apply and do not fall under AC OCM release.
c. Limited duty officers and chief warrant officers are eligible for the
FTS program. All officers applying to the FTS officer program shall possess
a 4-year baccalaureate degree.
d. Members who do not meet all eligibility requirements in line with
reference (a) and the Spring FY-19 FTS eligibility criteria document posted
on the FTS redesignation board website will be pending waiver request
approval by Head Reserve Officer Community Manager (BUPERS-35) without any
applicant action. A PRD waiver request is the only waiver request that is
required to be submitted including a commanding officer endorsement using the
template on the redesignation website.
4. AC officers will incur a minimum 2 year FTS obligation if selected. In
line with references (b) and (c), aviators selected for the Fleet Logistics
Support Squadron (VR) community will incur a 3-year FTS obligation. All
Selected Reserve officers will incur a 3-year FTS obligation regardless of
community. All FTS obligations will begin on the date a member becomes
redesignated as an FTS Officer, unless otherwise stated in reference (c).
5. Upon approval of the board proceedings, the results of the board will be
posted on the FTS redesignation board website. Applicants can expect to see
the results posted within 30 days of board adjournment. Within 2 weeks of
the board results being posted, selectees will receive an acceptance package
and will have 14 days upon receipt to accept or decline FTS
6. Points of contact are CDR Michael Austin, PERS-92, at (901) 874- 4512/DSN
882, or PSC Nathaniel Ndikum, PERS-92, at (901) 874- 3209/DSN 882.
7. This NAVADMIN will remain in effect until superseded or canceled.
8. Released by Vice Admiral R. P. Burke, N1.//