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What is TMO military?

What is TMO military?

Air Force: TMO (Traffic Management Office)

How does TMO work military?

The first is a government contract move, where your local TMO (Traffic Management Office) will verify your orders and contract a commercial moving company to pack, ship, and unpack your stuff. The third option is a combination move, where a part of your goods are moved by the government, and you move the remainder.

What is DPS military move?

Use Defense Personal Property System (DPS) to schedule your move with a transportation company. If you’re doing a joint move (a.k.a., a dual military move with your active duty spouse), please visit your local transportation office to get help scheduling your move.

What are military movers called?

There are three main types of stateside military moves — moves you do yourself, known as “personally procured moves” (PPM) or do-it-yourself (DITY), relocations you let the military hire movers for, and moves done as a combination of the two, known as a partial-PPM or a partial-DITY.

Can a Military OneSource help with a move?

Moving can be full of new opportunities and new experiences – each one a little different. Military OneSource can help make your move easier with helpful tips, resources and hands-on information.

Is there assistance for moving in the military?

Assistance is available for every stage of your PCS, whether you’re traveling solo or taking your family with you, so that you can seize the adventure of your move and make it as smooth and seamless as possible.

Can you still use move.mil for moving?

As we work toward giving you one source of access for all your moving needs, you can still use Move.mil to access tools, moving tips and more. For help with entitlements, allowances and household goods logistics, such as different types of moves and coordinating shipments, contact your local transportation office.

Will the military movers pack my…?

‘Will the Military Movers Pack My ?’ Letting the military pack and move you instead of doing it yourself often makes the whole process easier — but it could also mean you have to leave behind (or move in your car) all the things that the packers and movers refuse to put in their van.