With the exception of the CASUALTY and
ESTIMATE sets, you need to report in the UPDATE
CASREP only previously unreported casualty
information or information that has changed (or was
reported in error). In most cases, you may change
information in a previously reported data set by merely
submitting the same data set again with the corrected
information. You must submit an UPDATE CASREP for
a casualty when any of the following criteria apply:
1. There is a need to complete information
reporting requirements or to revise previously submitted
2. The casualty situation changes; for example, the
estimated repair date has changed, parts status has
changed significantly, additional assistance is needed,
and so on.
3. Additional malfunctions are discovered in the
same item of equipment.
4. All parts ordered to repair the equipment are
5. Upon receipt of any significant part or
There can only be one outstanding CASREP for
each item of equipment. Additional problems or
malfunctions on the same item must be reported using
an UPDATE CASREP and do not require the
submission of a new INITIAL CASREP.
Each casualty being updated in an UPDATE
CASREP must begin with a CASUALTY set followed
by one or more sets that provide information concerning
An AMPN set must be used (immediately following
the ESTIMATE set) to report the receipt of parts
previously reported as being required to repair a
You must submit a CORRECT CASREP when
equipment that has been the subject of a casualty report
is repaired and back in operational condition. When you
use a CASREP to report the correction of a casualty
situation, include the following information in an
1. The delay, expressed in hours, in correcting the
casualty because of pacts unavailability, caused by the
equipment, inclusion of the date of receipt is required.
Figure 5-3.Casualty categories and criteria.