DODD 4500.43 CE-04
Operational Support Airlift (OSA)
|Publication Date:||5 June 2020|
This Instruction reissues DoD Directive (DoDD) 4500.43 (Reference (a)) as a DoD Instruction (DoDI) in accordance with the authority in DoDD 5134.01 (Reference (b)) to:
a. Establish policy, assign responsibilities, and provide procedures for the use of OSA aircraft.
b. Supplement the guidance for use of OSA aircraft in DoDD 4500.56 (Reference (c)), DoDD 4500.09E (Reference (d)) and the policy in Office of Management and Budget Circular A-126 (Reference (e)).
c. Assist the DoD Components in developing guidance and procedures for the use of OSA aircraft.
d. Revises the OSA requirements validation criteria.
e. Tasks the Commander, U.S. Transportation Command (CDRUSTRANSCOM) with the responsibility to establish and implement a DoD-wide OSA common movement management system.