assign a precedence of at least priority 4 to CASREP
A CANCEL CASREP must be submitted upon the
commencement of the availability y period during which
the casualty will be corrected. A list of data sets used in
CANCEL CASREPS is provided in figure 1-12.
As you can see by the example CASREP messages,
the examples listed are commands, activities, and the
like that are concerned with your unit's casualty. They
CASREPS should be submitted as soon as possible,
may be a command or activity that will expedite the
but not later than 24 hours after the occurrence of a
assistance as applicable. These addresses will vary with
significant equipment casualty that cannot be corrected
major geographical locations, such as the Pacific,
within 48 hours. Those units required to submit a
Atlantic, Caribbean, and Mediterranean. The senior
SORTS report must do so within 4 hours of the time it
operational commander, immediate operational
is determined that the casualty has affected the unit's
commander, and cognizant type commander, or
designated deputy, must be action addressees on all
CASREP messages. All other addressees can be found
in NWP 10-1-10.
When writing CASREPs (INITIAL, UPDATE,
CANCEL, and CORRECT), you should constantly refer
CASREP messages must be assigned the lowest
to NWP 10-1-10 for proper format and terminology, as
precedence consistent with the importance of the type
this chapter was written to give you a brief overview and
of report, the unit's current operational schedule, the
not for you to use as an indepth guide.
location, and the tactical situation. Deployed units must
Identifies the message type, originator, and serial
number. Required once in each message.
Identifies the reporting unit's present location
and effective date-time. Required once in each
Identifies date-time group of initial CASREP
Identifies the casualty being cancelled by its
serial number, equipment description, and
Reports the reason for cancellation, e.g., location
and date of scheduled availability.
Provides additional amplifying information about
If the message reporting this cancellation is
classified, provides downgrading or declassifi-
cation instructions. Required once in each
Figure 1-12.CANCEL CASREPorder of data sets summary.