Under the new policy, if an authorizing official does not approve an authorization within 72 hours of departure, the airline reservation will be cancelled and the traveler will arrive at the airport without a ticket or a reservation in the airline's system.
What does AO stand for?
AO stands for Authorizing Official (for IMPAC Purchases)
This definition appears frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Military and Government
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We have 60 other meanings of AO in our Acronym Attic
- Atomic Oxygen
- Attack Objective
- Attendees Only
- Atualidades Ornitológicas (Ivaiporã-PR, Brazil)
- Audit Office
- Auslandsorganisation (foreign section of NSdAP)
- Australian Airlines (IATA airline code)
- Australian Open (tennis tournament)
- Authentic Orginal (retail)
- Authorized Outage
Samples in periodicals archive:
Travelers should check with their authorizing official (AO) when adjusting or claiming expenses.
This form must be submitted to the service member's chain of command or, for former members, to an authorizing official designated by their former service at an address on the form.
DTS will provide electronic connectivity among the following entities in the travel process -- the traveler, the traveler's authorizing official, the service and agency accounting and disbursing systems, the local comptroller's budget, the commercial travel services provider, the certifying official, the commercial bank card service, and the electronic archive.