News

The latest news related to defense travel.

General | Nov. 18, 2022

GOPAX Currently Unavailable for All Users – Move Request Guidance

On November 14, 2022, the Group Operational Passenger System (GOPAX) is temporarily inaccessible for all users. The U.S. Transportation Command (U.S. TRANSCOM) is working to resolve the issue as quickly as possible but there is no current estimate

General | Oct. 3, 2022

DoD Authorizes an Increase to 2022 PCS Related Allowances

As part of Secretary Austin’s Taking Care of People initiative and to ease costs that can strain budgets and cause financial uncertainty during Permanent Change of Station (PCS) moves, the Department of Defense (DoD) has authorized changes to two PCS

General | Sept. 22, 2022

DoD Authorizes an Automatic Increase to 2022 BAH Rates for Certain Locat...

As part of Secretary Austin’s commitment to take care of our people, and to ensure our Service members and families are able to secure affordable basic needs (including housing), the Department of Defense (DoD) has authorized temporary increases to

DoD Travel Systems | Aug. 18, 2022

Fiscal Year Crossover Guidance

Fiscal year crossover information for Travel Managers and Defense Travel Administrators.


General | Aug. 12, 2022

Nominations Open for Excellence in Practice Awards

Recognize the individuals that made an outstanding difference in your travel program this year by nominating them for an Excellence in Practice Award. These awards recognize top performers in DoD travel for the value and services they provided to

General | July 12, 2022

FY23 City Pair Contracts Awarded

GSA announced new Fiscal Year (FY) 2023 awards for scheduled airline passenger transportation services contracts offered through the GSA City Pair Program. The program negotiates set airfare rates for official government travel, and is estimated to

General | July 7, 2022

Coronavirus-related Travel Information

The latest updates on foreign and domestic travel restrictions, including DoD-issued memoranda, steps to take before official travel begins, and information on how to change DoD travel reservations.

General | June 6, 2022

High TMC Call Volume Impacts Wait Time

The travel industry is experiencing challenges related to an unexpected surge in travel, including changes to airline schedules, airline cancellations, and staffing shortages. Unfortunately, these challenges are impacting Travel Management Companies

General | May 10, 2022

Enroll today in DoD Dine Smart Traveler Rewards

DoD Dine Smart Traveler Rewards let's you earn rewards while on official travel. Just enroll, dine at participating restaurants, and pay with your Government Travel Charge Card. You'll earn points for every dollar. Redeem the points for gift cards!