GAO: Index & Links for 813 Reports

The General Accounting Office (GAO) exists to perform a number of functions, including research and reporting on matters of inquiry from members of Congress. As of 2/8/14, they have produced 813 reports related to FAA, going all the way back to the late 1960’s. An Index showing all 813 records is provided below. Most have links to PDF files downloadable from the GAO.gov website.

GAO-14-285T: Published: Feb 5, 2014. Publicly Released: Feb 5, 2014.
FAA Reauthorization Act:
Progress and Challenges Implementing Various Provisions of the 2012 Act
GAO-14-328T: Published: Feb 4, 2014. Publicly Released: Feb 4, 2014.
Commercial Space Launches:
FAA’s Risk Assessment Process Is Not Yet Updated
GAO-14-5: Published: Dec 3, 2013. Publicly Released: Dec 3, 2013.
National Mediation Board:
Strengthening Planning and Controls Could Better Facilitate Rail and Air Labor Relations
GAO-14-142T: Published: Oct 30, 2013. Publicly Released: Oct 30, 2013.
Aviation Safety:
Status of Recommendations to Improve FAA’s Certification and Approval Processes
GAO-13-693: Published: Aug 22, 2013. Publicly Released: Sep 23, 2013.
National Airspace System:
Improved Budgeting Could Help FAA Better Determine Future Operations and Maintenance Priorities
GAO-13-757: Published: Sep 10, 2013. Publicly Released: Sep 10, 2013.
FAA Facilities:
Improved Condition Assessment Methods Could Better Inform Maintenance Decisions and Capital- Planning Efforts
GAO-13-657: Published: Jul 25, 2013. Publicly Released: Jul 25, 2013.
Aviation:
Status of DOT’s Actions to Address the Future of Aviation Advisory Committee’s Recommendations
GAO-13-551R: Published: Jun 4, 2013. Publicly Released: Jun 4, 2013.
Transportation:
FAA Oversight of Procedures and Technologies to Prevent and Mitigate the Effects of Dense, Continuous Smoke in the Cockpit
GAO-13-509R: Published: May 9, 2013. Publicly Released: May 9, 2013.
Transportation:
Preliminary Results of Work on FAA Facility Conditions and Workplace Safety
GAO-13-442T: Published: Apr 16, 2013. Publicly Released: Apr 16, 2013.
Aviation Safety:
FAA Efforts Have Improved Safety, but Challenges Remain in Key Areas
GAO-13-264: Published: Apr 8, 2013. Publicly Released: Apr 8, 2013.
NextGen Air Transportation System:
FAA Has Made Some Progress in Midterm Implementation, but Ongoing Challenges Limit Expected Benefits
GAO-13-261: Published: Mar 28, 2013. Publicly Released: Mar 28, 2013.
National Airspace System:
Airport-Centric Development
GAO-13-402T: Published: Mar 14, 2013. Publicly Released: Mar 14, 2013.
Department of Transportation:
Key Issues and Management Challenges, 2013
GAO-13-346T: Published: Feb 15, 2013. Publicly Released: Feb 15, 2013.
Unmanned Aircraft Systems:
Continued Coordination, Operational Data, and Performance Standards Needed to Guide Research and Development
GAO-13-262R: Published: Feb 14, 2013. Publicly Released: Feb 14, 2013.
Transportation:
Alternative Methods for Collecting Airport Passenger Facility Charges
GAO-13-36: Published: Oct 4, 2012. Publicly Released: Oct 4, 2012.
General Aviation Safety:
Additional FAA Efforts Could Help Identify and Mitigate Safety Risks
GAO-12-981: Published: Sep 14, 2012. Publicly Released: Sep 18, 2012.
Unmanned Aircraft Systems:
Measuring Progress and Addressing Potential Privacy Concerns Would Facilitate Integration into the National Airspace System [Reissued on September 18, 2012]
GAO-12-902: Published: Sep 13, 2012. Publicly Released: Sep 13, 2012.
Slot-Controlled Airports:
FAA’s Rules Could Be Improved to Enhance Competition and Use of Available Capacity
GAO-12-890: Published: Sep 12, 2012. Publicly Released: Sep 12, 2012.
Airport Noise Grants:
FAA Needs to Better Ensure Project Eligibility and Improve Strategic Goal and Performance Measures
GAO-12-898: Published: Sep 12, 2012. Publicly Released: Sep 12, 2012.
Aviation Safety:
Additional FAA Efforts Could Enhance Safety Risk Management
GAO-12-1011T: Published: Sep 12, 2012. Publicly Released: Sep 12, 2012.
Next Generation Air Transportation System:
FAA Faces Implementation Challenges
GAO-12-996R: Published: Aug 24, 2012. Publicly Released: Aug 24, 2012.
Transportation:
Review of FAA’s Collegiate Training Initiative as Mandated in the FAA Modernization and Reform Act of 2012
GAO-12-899: Published: Jul 30, 2012. Publicly Released: Jul 30, 2012.
Commercial Space Launches:
FAA Should Update How It Assesses Federal Liability Risk
GAO-12-889T: Published: Jul 19, 2012. Publicly Released: Jul 19, 2012.
Unmanned Aircraft Systems:
Use in the National Airspace System and the Role of the Department of Homeland Security
GAO-12-900T: Published: Jul 18, 2012. Publicly Released: Jul 18, 2012.
General Aviation Security:
TSA’s Process for Ensuring Foreign Flight Students Do Not Pose a Security Risk Has Weaknesses
GAO-12-835R: Published: Jun 27, 2012. Publicly Released: Jun 27, 2012.
Transportation:
National Mediation Board Mandates in the FAA Modernization and Reform Act of 2012
GAO-12-836T: Published: Jun 20, 2012. Publicly Released: Jun 20, 2012.
Commercial Space Transportation:
Industry Trends, Government Challenges, and International Competitiveness Issues
GAO-12-767T: Published: Jun 6, 2012. Publicly Released: Jun 6, 2012.
Commercial Space Launch Act:
Preliminary Information on Issues to Consider for Reauthorization
GAO-12-660T: Published: Apr 25, 2012. Publicly Released: Apr 25, 2012.
Aviation Safety:
FAA Is Taking Steps to Improve Data, but Challenges for Managing Safety Risks Remain
GAO-12-581T: Published: Mar 29, 2012. Publicly Released: Mar 29, 2012.
Transportation:
Key Issues and Management Challenges
GAO-12-537T: Published: Mar 20, 2012. Publicly Released: Mar 20, 2012.
Aviation Safety:
FAA Has An Opportunity to Enhance Safety and Improve Oversight of Initial Pilot Training
GAO-12-222: Published: Jan 23, 2012. Publicly Released: Feb 22, 2012.
Airport and Airway Trust Fund:
Factors Affecting Revenue Forecast Accuracy and Realizing Future FAA Expenditures
GAO-12-223: Published: Feb 16, 2012. Publicly Released: Feb 16, 2012.
Air Traffic Control Modernization:
Management Challenges Associated with Program Costs and Schedules Could Hinder NextGen Implementation
GAO-12-261: Published: Feb 7, 2012. Publicly Released: Feb 7, 2012.
Diesel Pollution:
Fragmented Federal Programs That Reduce Mobile Source Emissions Could Be Improved
GAO-12-48: Published: Nov 3, 2011. Publicly Released: Nov 28, 2011.
Next Generation Air Transportation:
Collaborative Efforts with European Union Generally Mirror Effective Practices, but Near-Term Challenges Could Delay Implementation
GAO-12-78: Published: Oct 13, 2011. Publicly Released: Nov 16, 2011.
Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Program:
Assessing Use of Proxy Data Would Enhance Ability to Know If States Are Meeting Their Goals
GAO-12-117: Published: Nov 4, 2011. Publicly Released: Nov 15, 2011.
Initial Pilot Training:
Better Management Controls Are Needed to Improve FAA Oversight
GAO-12-187T: Published: Nov 7, 2011. Publicly Released: Nov 7, 2011.
Next Generation Air Transportation System:
Linking Test Facilities Can Help Leverage Resources and Improve Technology Transfer Efforts
GAO-11-849: Published: Sep 21, 2011. Publicly Released: Oct 20, 2011.
Aviation Safety:
Status of FAA’s Actions to Oversee the Safety of Composite Airplanes
GAO-12-24: Published: Oct 5, 2011. Publicly Released: Oct 13, 2011.
Aviation Safety:
Enhanced Oversight and Improved Availability of Risk- Based Data Could Further Improve Safety
GAO-12-141T: Published: Oct 5, 2011. Publicly Released: Oct 5, 2011.
Next Generation Air Transportation System:
FAA Has Made Some Progress in Implementation, but Delays Threaten to Impact Costs and Benefits
GAO-11-604: Published: Jun 30, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 8, 2011.
Nextgen Air Transportation System:
Mechanisms for Collaboration and Technology Transfer Could Be Enhanced to More Fully Leverage Partner Agency and Industry Resources
GAO-11-600: Published: Jun 29, 2011. Publicly Released: Jun 29, 2011.
Recovery Act:
Funding Used for Transportation Infrastructure Projects, but Some Requirements Proved Challenging
GAO-11-629T: Published: May 5, 2011. Publicly Released: May 5, 2011.
Commercial Space Transportation:
Industry Trends and Key Issues Affecting Federal Oversight and International Competitiveness
GAO-11-358T: Published: Feb 3, 2011. Publicly Released: Feb 3, 2011.
Airport and Airway Trust Fund:
Declining Balance Raises Concerns over Ability to Meet Future Demands
GAO-11-132R: Published: Nov 22, 2010. Publicly Released: Dec 1, 2010.
Transportation:
Integration of Current Implementation Efforts with Long-term Planning for the Next Generation Air Transportation System
GAO-11-14: Published: Oct 7, 2010. Publicly Released: Oct 29, 2010.
Aviation Safety:
Certification and Approval Processes Are Generally Viewed as Working Well, but Better Evaluative Information Needed to Improve Efficiency
GAO-11-91: Published: Oct 22, 2010. Publicly Released: Oct 22, 2010.
Federal Aviation Administration:
Agency Is Taking Steps to Plan for and Train Its Technician Workforce, but a More Strategic Approach Is Warranted
GAO-10-843: Published: Sep 9, 2010. Publicly Released: Oct 12, 2010.
Aviation Weather:
Agencies Need to Improve Performance Measurement and Fully Address Key Challenges
GAO-10-907: Published: Sep 30, 2010. Publicly Released: Sep 30, 2010.
Air Ambulance:
Effects of Industry Changes on Services Are Unclear
GAO-10-50: Published: Sep 13, 2010. Publicly Released: Sep 21, 2010.
Aviation and the Environment:
Systematically Addressing Environmental Impacts and Community Concerns Can Help Airports Reduce Project Delays
GAO-10-748SP: Published: Sep 13, 2010. Publicly Released: Sep 21, 2010.
Aviation and the Environment:
Survey of Airport Officials on Airport Environmental Issues (GAO-10-748SP, September 2010), an E-supplement to GAO-10-50
GAO-10-824: Published: Aug 6, 2010. Publicly Released: Aug 6, 2010.
Next Generation Air Transportation System:
FAA and NASA Have Improved Human Factors Research Coordination, but Stronger Leadership Needed
GAO-10-678: Published: Jul 29, 2010. Publicly Released: Jul 29, 2010.
Aviation Safety:
Improved Planning Could Help FAA Address Challenges Related to Winter Weather Operations
GAO-10-679SP: Published: Jul 29, 2010. Publicly Released: Jul 29, 2010.
Aviation Safety:
Icing and Winter Weather-Related Recommendations That NTSB Has Issued Since 1996 (GAO-10-679SP), an E-supplement to (GAO-10-678)
GAO-10-629: Published: Jul 27, 2010. Publicly Released: Jul 27, 2010.
NextGen Air Transportation System:
FAA’s Metrics Can Be Used to Report on Status of Individual Programs, but Not of Overall NextGen Implementation or Outcomes
GAO-10-729: Published: Jul 15, 2010. Publicly Released: Jul 15, 2010.
Aviation Research:
Airport Cooperative Research Program Addresses Many Needs but Could Enhance Transparency and Clarify Scope of Research Role
GAO-10-885T: Published: Jul 14, 2010. Publicly Released: Jul 14, 2010.
Commercial Aviation:
Better Information about Airline-Imposed Fees and the Refundability of Government-Imposed Taxes and Fees Could Benefit Consumers
GAO-10-785: Published: Jul 14, 2010. Publicly Released: Jul 14, 2010.
Commercial Aviation:
Consumers Could Benefit from Better Information about Airline-Imposed Fees and Refundability of Government-Imposed Taxes and Fees
GAO-10-414: Published: May 6, 2010. Publicly Released: Jun 10, 2010.
Aviation Safety:
Improved Data Quality and Analysis Capabilities Are Needed as FAA Plans a Risk-Based Approach to Safety Oversight
GAO-10-542: Published: May 26, 2010. Publicly Released: May 26, 2010.
National Airspace System:
Setting On-Time Performance Targets at Congested Airports Could Help Focus FAA’s Actions
GAO-10-543SP: Published: May 26, 2010. Publicly Released: May 26, 2010.
National Airspace System:
Summary of Flight Delay Trends for 34 Airports in the Continental United States (GAO-10-543SP, May 26, 2010), an E-supplement to GAO-10-542
GAO-10-649T: Published: Apr 21, 2010. Publicly Released: Apr 21, 2010.
Next Generation Air Transportation System:
Challenges with Partner Agency and FAA Coordination Continue, and Efforts to Integrate Near-, Mid-, and Long-term Activities Are Ongoing
GAO-10-441T: Published: Feb 24, 2010. Publicly Released: Feb 24, 2010.
Aviation Safety:
Preliminary Information on Aircraft Icing and Winter Operations
GAO-10-120: Published: Dec 23, 2009. Publicly Released: Jan 26, 2010.
National Airspace System:
Regional Airport Planning Could Help Address Congestion If Plans Were Integrated with FAA and Airport Decision Making
GAO-10-286T: Published: Dec 2, 2009. Publicly Released: Dec 2, 2009.
Commercial Space Transportation:
Development of the Commercial Space Launch Industry Presents Safety Oversight Challenges for FAA and Raises Issues Affecting Federal Roles
GAO-10-38: Published: Oct 30, 2009. Publicly Released: Nov 30, 2009.
Household Goods Moving Industry:
Progress Has Been Made in Enforcement, but Increased Focus on Consumer Protection Is Needed
GAO-10-89: Published: Oct 28, 2009. Publicly Released: Nov 30, 2009.
Federal Aviation Administration:
Human Capital System Incorporates Many Leading Practices, but Improving Employees’ Satisfaction with Their Workplace Remains a Challenge
GAO-10-107R: Published: Oct 30, 2009. Publicly Released: Oct 30, 2009.
Aviation Safety:
Information on the Safety Effects of Modifying the Age Standard for Commercial Pilots
GAO-10-188T: Published: Oct 28, 2009. Publicly Released: Oct 28, 2009.
Next Generation Air Transportation System:
FAA Faces Challenges in Responding to Task Force Recommendations
GAO-09-761: Published: Sep 9, 2009. Publicly Released: Sep 9, 2009.
Aviation Weather:
FAA and the National Weather Service Are Considering Plans to Consolidate Weather Service Offices, but Face Significant Challenges
GAO-09-753: Published: Jul 17, 2009. Publicly Released: Jul 24, 2009.
National Transportation System:
Options and Analytical Tools to Strengthen DOT’s Approach to Supporting Communities’ Access to the System
GAO-09-887T: Published: Jul 16, 2009. Publicly Released: Jul 16, 2009.
Aviation Weather:
FAA and the National Weather Service Are Considering Plans to Consolidate Weather Service Offices, But Face Significant Challenges
GAO-09-614: Published: Jun 24, 2009. Publicly Released: Jun 24, 2009.
Aviation Safety:
Better Data and Targeted FAA Efforts Needed to Identify and Address Safety Issues of Small Air Cargo Carriers
GAO-09-498: Published: Jun 16, 2009. Publicly Released: Jun 23, 2009.
International Aviation:
Federal Efforts Help Address Safety Challenges in Africa, but Could Benefit from Reassessment and Better Coordination
GAO-09-554: Published: Jun 8, 2009. Publicly Released: Jun 8, 2009.
Aviation and Climate Change:
Aircraft Emissions Expected to Grow, but Technological and Operational Improvements and Government Policies Can Help Control Emissions
GAO-09-645R: Published: May 14, 2009. Publicly Released: May 21, 2009.
Transportation:
Effect of Personnel Reform on the Federal Aviation Administration’s Budget
GAO-09-393: Published: Apr 21, 2009. Publicly Released: Apr 23, 2009.
Commercial Aviation:
Airline Industry Contraction Due to Volatile Fuel Prices and Falling Demand Affects Airports, Passengers, and Federal Government Revenues
GAO-09-627T: Published: Apr 22, 2009. Publicly Released: Apr 22, 2009.
Aviation Safety:
Potential Strategies to Address Air Ambulance Safety Concerns
GAO-09-112: Published: Mar 13, 2009. Publicly Released: Apr 9, 2009.
Aviation Safety:
NASA’s National Aviation Operations Monitoring Service Project Was Designed Appropriately, but Sampling and Other Issues Complicate Data Analysis
GAO-09-481T: Published: Mar 25, 2009. Publicly Released: Mar 25, 2009.
Next Generation Air Transportation System:
Issues Associated with Midterm Implementation of Capabilities and Full System Transformation
GAO-09-479T: Published: Mar 18, 2009. Publicly Released: Mar 18, 2009.
Next Generation Air Transportation System:
Status of Transformation and Issues Associated with Midterm Implementation of Capabilities
GAO-09-435T: Published: Mar 10, 2009. Publicly Released: Mar 10, 2009.
Transportation Programs:
Challenges Facing the Department of Transportation and Congress
GAO-09-467R: Published: Mar 10, 2009. Publicly Released: Mar 10, 2009.
Responses to Questions for the Record:
February 11, 2009, Hearing on the FAA Reauthorization Act of 2009
GAO-09-377T: Published: Feb 11, 2009. Publicly Released: Feb 11, 2009.
National Airspace System:
FAA Reauthorization Issues are Critical to System Transformation and Operations
GAO-09-271: Published: Jan 22, 2009. Publicly Released: Jan 22, 2009.
High-Risk Series:
An Update
GAO-09-37: Published: Nov 7, 2008. Publicly Released: Nov 7, 2008.
Aviation and the Environment:
Initial Voluntary Airport Low Emissions Program Projects Reduce Emissions, and FAA Plans to Assess the Program’s Overall Performance as Participation Increases
GAO-08-997: Published: Sep 17, 2008. Publicly Released: Sep 26, 2008.
Aviation Safety:
FAA Has Taken Steps to Determine That It Has Made Correct Medical Certification Decisions
GAO-08-1169T: Published: Sep 25, 2008. Publicly Released: Sep 25, 2008.
Aviation Safety:
FAA Has Increased Efforts to Address Runway Incursions
GAO-08-1078: Published: Sep 11, 2008. Publicly Released: Sep 11, 2008.
Next Generation Air Transportation System:
Status of Systems Acquisition and the Transition to the Next Generation Air Transportation System
GAO-08-1154T: Published: Sep 11, 2008. Publicly Released: Sep 11, 2008.
Next Generation Air Transportation System:
Status of Key Issues Associated with the Transition to NextGen
GAO-08-845: Published: Jul 31, 2008. Publicly Released: Jul 31, 2008.
Airline Industry:
Potential Mergers and Acquisitions Driven by Financial and Competitive Pressures
GAO-08-756: Published: Jul 18, 2008. Publicly Released: Jul 18, 2008.
Air Traffic Control:
FAA Uses Earned Value Techniques to Help Manage Information Technology Acquisitions, but Needs to Clarify Policy and Strengthen Oversight
GAO-08-934T: Published: Jul 15, 2008. Publicly Released: Jul 15, 2008.
National Airspace System:
DOT and FAA Actions Will Likely Have a Limited Effect on Reducing Delays during Summer 2008 Travel Season
GAO-08-908T: Published: Jun 11, 2008. Publicly Released: Jun 11, 2008.
Federal Aviation Administration:
Efforts to Hire, Staff, and Train Air Traffic Controllers Are Generally on Track, but Challenges Remain
GAO-08-511: Published: May 15, 2008. Publicly Released: May 15, 2008.
Unmanned Aircraft Systems:
Federal Actions Needed to Ensure Safety and Expand Their Potential Uses within the National Airspace System
GAO-08-706T: Published: May 6, 2008. Publicly Released: May 6, 2008.
Aviation and the Environment:
NextGen and Research and Development Are Keys to Reducing Emissions and Their Impact on Health and Climate
GAO-08-384: Published: Feb 15, 2008. Publicly Released: Mar 17, 2008.
Aviation and the Environment:
FAA’s and NASA’s Research and Development Plans for Noise Reduction Are Aligned but the Prospects of Achieving Noise Reduction Goals Are Uncertain
GAO-08-421R: Published: Feb 27, 2008. Publicly Released: Feb 27, 2008.
Transportation Safety:
Medical Certification and Background Check Requirements for Pilots, Vessel Masters, and Commercial Drivers Vary
GAO-08-258: Published: Jan 11, 2008. Publicly Released: Feb 26, 2008.
Aviation Weather:
FAA Is Reevaluating Services at Key Centers; Both FAA and the National Weather Service Need to Better Ensure Product Quality
GAO-08-491T: Published: Feb 26, 2008. Publicly Released: Feb 26, 2008.
Aviation Weather:
Services at Key Aviation Facilities Lack Performance Measures, but Improvement Efforts Are Under Way
GAO-08-481T: Published: Feb 13, 2008. Publicly Released: Feb 13, 2008.
Runway Safety:
Progress on Reducing Runway Incursions Impeded by Leadership, Technology, and Other Challenges
GAO-08-460T: Published: Feb 7, 2008. Publicly Released: Feb 7, 2008.
Federal Aviation Administration:
Challenges Facing the Agency in Fiscal Year 2009 and Beyond
GAO-08-42: Published: Dec 18, 2007. Publicly Released: Dec 18, 2007.
Air Traffic Control:
FAA Reports Progress in System Acquisitions, but Changes in Performance Measurement Could Improve Usefulness of Information
GAO-08-29: Published: Nov 20, 2007. Publicly Released: Dec 5, 2007.
Aviation Runway and Ramp Safety:
Sustained Efforts to Address Leadership, Technology, and Other Challenges Needed to Reduce Accidents and Incidents
GAO-08-216T: Published: Oct 24, 2007. Publicly Released: Oct 24, 2007.
Aviation and the Environment:
Impact of Aviation Noise on Communities Presents Challenges for Airport Operations and Future Growth of the National Airspace System
GAO-08-76: Published: Oct 19, 2007. Publicly Released: Oct 19, 2007.
Assigning Air Traffic Control Costs to Users:
Elements of FAA’s Methodology Are Generally Consistent with Standards but Certain Assumptions and Methods Need Additional Support
GAO-07-1001: Published: Aug 24, 2007. Publicly Released: Aug 24, 2007.
Very Light Jets:
Several Factors Could Influence Their Effect on the National Airspace System
GAO-07-1163T: Published: Aug 1, 2007. Publicly Released: Aug 1, 2007.
Aviation Finance:
Observations on the Current FAA Funding Structure’s Support for Aviation Activities, Issues Affecting Future Costs, and Proposed Funding Changes
GAO-07-891R: Published: Jul 31, 2007. Publicly Released: Jul 31, 2007.
Aviation Security:
Federal Coordination for Responding to In-flight Security Threats Has Matured, but Procedures Can Be Strengthened
GAO-07-885: Published: Jun 29, 2007. Publicly Released: Jul 30, 2007.
Airport Finance:
Observations on Planned Airport Development Costs and Funding Levels and the Administration’s Proposed Changes in the Airport Improvement Program
GAO-07-679: Published: Jul 20, 2007. Publicly Released: Jul 20, 2007.
Managerial Cost Accounting Practices:
Implementation and Use Vary Widely across 10 Federal Agencies
GAO-07-1104T: Published: Jul 12, 2007. Publicly Released: Jul 12, 2007.
Federal Aviation Administration:
Viability of Current Funding Structure for Aviation Activities and Observations on Funding Provisions of Reauthorization Proposals
GAO-07-773R: Published: Jun 8, 2007. Publicly Released: Jun 8, 2007.
Federal Aviation Administration:
Cost Allocation Practices and Cost Recovery Proposal Compared with Selected International Practices
GAO-07-928R: Published: May 30, 2007. Publicly Released: May 30, 2007.
Transportation:
Responses to Questions for the Record; Hearing on the Future of Air Traffic Control Modernization
GAO-07-784T: Published: May 9, 2007. Publicly Released: May 9, 2007.
Next Generation Air Transportation System:
Status of the Transition to the Future Air Traffic Control System
GAO-07-483: Published: Apr 20, 2007. Publicly Released: Apr 27, 2007.
Commercial Aviation:
Potential Safety and Capacity Issues Associated with the Introduction of the New A380 Aircraft
GAO-07-793T: Published: Apr 25, 2007. Publicly Released: Apr 25, 2007.
Commercial Aviation:
Programs and Options for Providing Air Service to Small Communities
GAO-07-693T: Published: Mar 29, 2007. Publicly Released: Mar 29, 2007.
Joint Planning and Development Office:
Progress and Key Issues in Planning the Transition to the Next Generation Air Transportation System
GAO-07-617T: Published: Mar 28, 2007. Publicly Released: Mar 28, 2007.
Airport Finance:
Preliminary Analysis Indicates Proposed Changes in the Airport Improvement Program May Not Resolve Funding Needs for Smaller Airports
GAO-07-636T: Published: Mar 22, 2007. Publicly Released: Mar 22, 2007.
Federal Aviation Administration:
Key Issues in Ensuring the Efficient Development and Safe Operation of the Next Generation Air Transportation System
GAO-07-649T: Published: Mar 22, 2007. Publicly Released: Mar 22, 2007.
Next Generation Air Transportation System:
Progress and Challenges in Planning and Implementing the Transformation of the National Airspace System
GAO-07-625T: Published: Mar 21, 2007. Publicly Released: Mar 21, 2007.
Federal Aviation Administration:
Observations on Selected Changes to FAA’s Funding and Budget Structure in the Administration’s Reauthorization Proposal
GAO-07-352: Published: Feb 28, 2007. Publicly Released: Mar 16, 2007.
Reagan National Airport:
Update on Capacity to Handle Additional Flights and Impact on Other Area Airports
GAO-07-545T: Published: Mar 6, 2007. Publicly Released: Mar 6, 2007.
Performance and Accountability:
Transportation Challenges Facing Congress and the Department of Transportation
GAO-07-353: Published: Feb 21, 2007. Publicly Released: Mar 5, 2007.
Aviation Safety:
Improved Data Collection Needed for Effective Oversight of Air Ambulance Industry
GAO-07-205: Published: Mar 1, 2007. Publicly Released: Mar 1, 2007.
Hurricane Katrina:
Agency Contracting Data Should Be More Complete Regarding Subcontracting Opportunities for Small Businesses
GAO-07-490T: Published: Feb 14, 2007. Publicly Released: Feb 14, 2007.
Federal Aviation Administration:
Challenges Facing the Agency in Fiscal Year 2008 and Beyond
GAO-07-25: Published: Nov 13, 2006. Publicly Released: Dec 13, 2006.
Next Generation Air Transportation System:
Progress and Challenges Associated with the Transformation of the National Airspace System
GAO-07-81R: Published: Nov 9, 2006. Publicly Released: Nov 9, 2006.
Transportation:
FAA’s Proposed Plan for Implementing a Reliability Centered Maintenance Process for Air Traffic Control Equipment
GAO-06-973: Published: Sep 29, 2006. Publicly Released: Oct 30, 2006.
Aviation Finance:
Observations on Potential FAA Funding Options
GAO-07-16: Published: Oct 20, 2006. Publicly Released: Oct 25, 2006.
Commercial Space Launches:
FAA Needs Continued Planning and Monitoring to Oversee the Safety of the Emerging Space Tourism Industry
GAO-06-920: Published: Sep 13, 2006. Publicly Released: Sep 28, 2006.
U.S. Aerospace Industry:
Progress in Implementing Aerospace Commission Recommendations, and Remaining Challenges
GAO-06-1114T: Published: Sep 27, 2006. Publicly Released: Sep 27, 2006.
National Airspace System Modernization:
Observations on Potential Funding Options for FAA and the Next Generation Airspace System
GAO-06-1091T: Published: Sep 20, 2006. Publicly Released: Sep 20, 2006.
Aviation Safety:
FAA’s Safety Efforts Generally Strong but Face Challenges
GAO-06-915T: Published: Jul 25, 2006. Publicly Released: Jul 25, 2006.
Next Generation Air Transportation System:
Preliminary Analysis of Progress and Challenges Associated with the Transformation of the National Airspace System
GAO-06-571: Published: May 19, 2006. Publicly Released: Jun 23, 2006.
Commercial Aviation:
Costs and Major Factors Influencing Infrastructure Changes at U.S. Airports to Accomodate the New A380 Aircraft
GAO-06-653T: Published: Jun 21, 2006. Publicly Released: Jun 21, 2006.
Air Traffic Control Modernization:
Status of the Current Program and Planning for the Next Generation Air Transportation System
GAO-06-630: Published: Jun 9, 2006. Publicly Released: Jun 9, 2006.
Airline Deregulation:
Reregulating the Airline Industry Would Likely Reverse Consumer Benefits and Not Save Airline Pensions
GAO-06-468: Published: May 11, 2006. Publicly Released: May 11, 2006.
National Parks Air Tour Fees:
Effective Verification and Enforcement Are Needed to Improve Compliance
GAO-06-738T: Published: May 4, 2006. Publicly Released: May 4, 2006.
Air Traffic Control:
Status of the Current Modernization Program and Planning for the Next Generation System
GAO-06-378: Published: Mar 8, 2006. Publicly Released: Apr 10, 2006.
Congressional Oversight:
FAA Case Study Shows How Agency Performance, Budgeting, and Financial Information Could Enhance Oversight
GAO-06-471: Published: Mar 29, 2006. Publicly Released: Mar 29, 2006.
Undeclared Hazardous Materials:
New DOT Efforts May Provide Additional Information on Undeclared Shipments
GAO-06-574T: Published: Mar 29, 2006. Publicly Released: Mar 29, 2006.
Next Generation Air Transportation System:
Preliminary Analysis of the Joint Planning and Development Office’s Planning, Progress, and Challenges
GAO-06-562T: Published: Mar 28, 2006. Publicly Released: Mar 28, 2006.
Federal Aviation Administration:
An Analysis of the Financial Viability of the Airport and Airway Trust Fund
GAO-06-263: Published: Jan 27, 2006. Publicly Released: Jan 27, 2006.
National Parks Air Tour Management Act:
More Flexibility and Better Enforcement Needed
GAO-06-301R: Published: Dec 19, 2005. Publicly Released: Dec 19, 2005.
Managerial Cost Accounting Practices:
Departments of Education, Transportation, and the Treasury
GAO-06-266T: Published: Nov 17, 2005. Publicly Released: Nov 17, 2005.
Aviation Safety:
FAA’s Safety Oversight System Is Effective but Could Benefit from Better Evaluation of Its Programs’ Performance
GAO-06-154: Published: Oct 14, 2005. Publicly Released: Nov 14, 2005.
National Airspace System:
Transformation will Require Cultural Change, Balanced Funding Priorities, and Use of All Available Management Tools
GAO-05-726: Published: Sep 28, 2005. Publicly Released: Oct 26, 2005.
Aviation Safety:
System Safety Approach Needs Further Integration into FAA’s Oversight of Airlines
GAO-05-945: Published: Sep 30, 2005. Publicly Released: Sep 30, 2005.
Commercial Aviation:
Bankruptcy and Pension Problems Are Symptoms of Underlying Structural Issues
GAO-05-712: Published: Aug 26, 2005. Publicly Released: Sep 26, 2005.
Information Security:
Progress Made, but Federal Aviation Administration Needs to Improve Controls over Air Traffic Control Systems
GAO-05-927: Published: Sep 9, 2005. Publicly Released: Sep 9, 2005.
Managing For Results:
Enhancing Agency Use of Performance Information for Management Decision Making
GAO-05-930: Published: Aug 5, 2005. Publicly Released: Sep 9, 2005.
Aviation Safety:
Oversight of Foreign Code-Share Safety Program Should Be Strengthened
GAO-05-728: Published: Sep 7, 2005. Publicly Released: Sep 7, 2005.
Aviation Safety:
FAA Management Practices for Technical Training Mostly Effective; Further Actions Could Enhance Results
GAO-05-704SP: Published: Sep 7, 2005. Publicly Released: Sep 7, 2005.
Transportation:
FAA Safety Inspector Training Survey Data, an E-supplement to GAO-05-728
GAO-05-727: Published: Jul 26, 2005. Publicly Released: Aug 5, 2005.
Intermodal Transportation:
Potential Strategies Would Redefine Federal Role in Developing Airport Intermodal Capabilities
GAO-05-769: Published: Jul 29, 2005. Publicly Released: Jul 29, 2005.
Air Traffic Control:
Characteristics and Performance of Selected International Air Navigation Service Providers and Lessons Learned from Their Commercialization
GAO-05-724: Published: Jun 23, 2005. Publicly Released: Jul 26, 2005.
Air Traffic Operations:
The Federal Aviation Administration Needs to Address Major Air Traffic Operating Cost Control Changes
GAO-05-331: Published: Jun 10, 2005. Publicly Released: Jul 11, 2005.
National Airspace System:
FAA Has Made Progress but Continues to Face Challenges in Acquiring Major Air Traffic Control Systems
GAO-05-266: Published: Apr 29, 2005. Publicly Released: May 31, 2005.
Federal Aviation Administration:
Stronger Architecture Program Needed to Guide Systems Modernization Efforts
GAO-05-755T: Published: May 26, 2005. Publicly Released: May 26, 2005.
National Airspace System:
Initiatives to Reduce Flight Delays and Enhance Capacity are Ongoing but Challenges Remain
GAO-05-657T: Published: May 4, 2005. Publicly Released: May 4, 2005.
Airport and Airway Trust Fund:
Preliminary Observations on Past, Present, and Future
GAO-05-485T: Published: Apr 14, 2005. Publicly Released: Apr 14, 2005.
National Airspace System:
Progress and Ongoing Challenges for the Air Traffic Organization
GAO-05-333SP: Published: Apr 13, 2005. Publicly Released: Apr 13, 2005.
National Airspace System:
Experts’ Views on Improving the U.S. Air Traffic Control Modernization Program
GAO-05-23: Published: Nov 12, 2004. Publicly Released: Dec 13, 2004.
Air Traffic Control:
FAA’s Acquisition Management Has Improved, but Policies and Oversight Need Strengthening to Help Ensure Results
GAO-05-144: Published: Nov 10, 2004. Publicly Released: Dec 10, 2004.
General Aviation Security:
Increased Federal Oversight Is Needed, but Continued Partnership with the Private Sector Is Critical to Long-Term Success
GAO-05-11: Published: Nov 17, 2004. Publicly Released: Nov 17, 2004.
Air Traffic Control:
FAA Needs to Ensure Better Coordination When Approving Air Traffic Control Systems
GAO-05-40: Published: Oct 8, 2004. Publicly Released: Nov 16, 2004.
Aviation Safety:
FAA Needs to Strengthen the Management of Its Designee Programs
GAO-04-822: Published: Aug 20, 2004. Publicly Released: Sep 20, 2004.
Information Technology:
FAA Has Many Investment Management Capabilities in Place, but More Oversight of Operational Systems Is Needed
GAO-04-901: Published: Aug 20, 2004. Publicly Released: Sep 20, 2004.
Air Traffic Control:
System Management Capabilities Improved, but More Can Be Done to Institutionalize Improvements
GAO-04-835: Published: Jul 21, 2004. Publicly Released: Aug 20, 2004.
Transatlantic Aviation:
Effects of Easing Restrictions on U.S.-European Markets
GAO-04-836: Published: Aug 11, 2004. Publicly Released: Aug 11, 2004.
Commercial Aviation:
Legacy Airlines Must Further Reduce Costs to Restore Profitability
GAO-04-744: Published: Jun 30, 2004. Publicly Released: Jul 28, 2004.
Surface Transportation:
Many Factors Affect Investment Decisions
GAO-04-646: Published: Jul 6, 2004. Publicly Released: Jul 19, 2004.
Aviation Safety:
Better Management Controls are Needed to Improve FAA’s Safety Enforcement and Compliance Efforts
GAO-04-841R: Published: Jul 2, 2004. Publicly Released: Jul 2, 2004.
Transportation:
FAA Budget Policies and Practices
GAO-04-599R: Published: Jun 18, 2004. Publicly Released: Jun 18, 2004.
Financial Management:
Audit of the Centennial of Flight Commission for Fiscal Year 2003 and though May 19, 2004
GAO-04-887T: Published: Jun 15, 2004. Publicly Released: Jun 15, 2004.
Federal Aviation Administration:
Plan Still Needed to Meet Challenges to Effectively Managing Air Traffic Controller Workforce
GAO-04-785T: Published: May 19, 2004. Publicly Released: May 19, 2004.
Aviation Security:
Challenges in Using Biometric Technologies
GAO-04-770T: Published: May 18, 2004. Publicly Released: May 18, 2004.
Federal Aviation Administration:
Challenges for Transforming Into a High-Performing Organization
GAO-04-406R: Published: Mar 12, 2004. Publicly Released: Mar 31, 2004.
Transportation:
Summary Analysis of Federal Commercial Aviation Taxes and Fees
GAO-04-499R: Published: Mar 5, 2004. Publicly Released: Mar 5, 2004.
Aviation Security:
Factors Could Limit the Effectiveness of the Transportation Security Administration’s Efforts to Secure Aerial Advertising Operations
GAO-04-54: Published: Jan 16, 2004. Publicly Released: Feb 10, 2004.
Aviation Safety:
More Research Needed on the Effects of Air Quality on Airliner Cabin Occupants
GAO-04-227T: Published: Oct 30, 2003. Publicly Released: Oct 30, 2003.
Air Traffic Control:
FAA’s Modernization Efforts–Past, Present, and Future
GAO-04-33: Published: Oct 3, 2003. Publicly Released: Oct 17, 2003.
Aviation Safety:
Advancements Being Pursued to Improve Airliner Cabin Occupant Safety and Health
GAO-03-1156R: Published: Sep 17, 2003. Publicly Released: Oct 17, 2003.
Aviation Assistance:
Information on Payments Made Under the Disaster Relief and Insurance Reimbursement Programs
GAO-03-1175R: Published: Sep 23, 2003. Publicly Released: Sep 24, 2003.
Aviation Safety:
Information on FAA’s Data on Operational Errors At Air Traffic Control Towers
GAO-03-979: Published: Sep 15, 2003. Publicly Released: Sep 15, 2003.
Airport and Airway Trust Fund:
Financial Outlook Is Positive, but the Trust Fund’s Balance Would Be Affected If Taxes Were Suspended
GAO-03-888R: Published: Jul 31, 2003. Publicly Released: Jul 31, 2003.
Financial Management:
Audit of the Centennial of Flight Commission for Fiscal Year 2002
GAO-03-669: Published: Jul 2, 2003. Publicly Released: Jul 23, 2003.
Results-Oriented Cultures:
Implementation Steps to Assist Mergers and Organizational Transformations
GAO-03-652: Published: Jun 13, 2003. Publicly Released: Jul 15, 2003.
Airline Labor Relations:
Information on Trends and Impact of Labor Actions
GAO-03-542: Published: May 30, 2003. Publicly Released: May 30, 2003.
National Airspace System:
Current Efforts and Proposed Changes to Improve Performance of FAA’s Air Traffic Control System
GAO-03-653T: Published: Apr 10, 2003. Publicly Released: Apr 10, 2003.
Federal Aviation Administration:
Reauthorization Provides Opportunities to Address Key Agency Challenges
GAO-03-488: Published: Mar 14, 2003. Publicly Released: Apr 4, 2003.
Results-Oriented Cultures:
Creating a Clear Linkage between Individual Performance and Organizational Success
GAO-03-616T: Published: Apr 1, 2003. Publicly Released: Apr 1, 2003.
Transportation Security:
Post-September 11th Initiatives and Long-Term Challenges
GAO-03-405: Published: Mar 21, 2003. Publicly Released: Mar 27, 2003.
FAA Purchase Cards:
Weak Controls Resulted in Instances of Improper and Wasteful Purchases and Missing Assets
GAO-03-317: Published: Mar 6, 2003. Publicly Released: Mar 18, 2003.
Aviation Safety:
FAA Needs to Update Curriculum and Certification Requirements for Aviation Mechanics
GAO-03-497T: Published: Feb 25, 2003. Publicly Released: Feb 25, 2003.
Airport Finance:
Past Funding Levels May Not Be Sufficient to Cover Airports’ Planned Capital Development
GAO-03-281: Published: Jan 15, 2003. Publicly Released: Feb 14, 2003.
Acquisition Management:
Agencies Can Improve Training on New Initiatives
GAO-03-473T: Published: Feb 12, 2003. Publicly Released: Feb 12, 2003.
National Airspace System:
Reauthorizing FAA Provides Opportunities and Options to Address Challenges
GAO-03-347: Published: Feb 11, 2003. Publicly Released: Feb 11, 2003.
Aviation Finance:
Implementation of General Aviation Entitlement Grants
GAO-03-343: Published: Jan 31, 2003. Publicly Released: Feb 4, 2003.
National Airspace System:
Better Cost Data Could Improve FAA’s Management of the Standard Terminal Automation Replacement System
GAO-03-156: Published: Feb 3, 2003. Publicly Released: Feb 3, 2003.
Human Capital Management:
FAA’s Reform Effort Requires a More Strategic Approach
GAO-03-164: Published: Jan 30, 2003. Publicly Released: Jan 31, 2003.
Aviation Infrastructure:
Challenges Related to Building Runways and Actions to Address Them
GAO-03-330: Published: Jan 17, 2003. Publicly Released: Jan 17, 2003.
Commercial Aviation:
Factors Affecting Efforts to Improve Air Service at Small Community Airports
GAO-03-22: Published: Jan 10, 2003. Publicly Released: Jan 15, 2003.
Aviation Safety:
Undeclared Air Shipments of Dangerous Goods and DOT’s Enforcement Approach
GAO-03-344: Published: Dec 20, 2002. Publicly Released: Jan 15, 2003.
Aviation Security:
Vulnerabilities and Potential Improvements for the Air Cargo System
GAO-03-108: Published: Jan 1, 2003. Publicly Released: Jan 1, 2003.
Major Management Challenges and Program Risks:
Department of Transportation
GAO-03-253: Published: Nov 22, 2002. Publicly Released: Nov 26, 2002.
Aviation Security:
Registered Traveler Program Policy and Implementation Issues
GAO-03-141: Published: Oct 31, 2002. Publicly Released: Nov 12, 2002.
Air Traffic Control:
Impact of Revised Personnel Relocation Policies Is Uncertain
GAO-03-27: Published: Oct 15, 2002. Publicly Released: Oct 25, 2002.
Airport Finance:
Using Airport Grant Funds for Security Projects Has Affected Some Development Projects
GAO-02-722: Published: Aug 30, 2002. Publicly Released: Sep 30, 2002.
Aviation Safety:
Better Guidance and Training Needed on Providing Files on Pilots’ Background Information
GAO-02-1071: Published: Sep 17, 2002. Publicly Released: Sep 17, 2002.
National Airspace System:
Status of FAA’s Standard Terminal Automation Replacement System
GAO-02-1033: Published: Sep 9, 2002. Publicly Released: Sep 9, 2002.
Marine Transportation:
Federal Financing and a Framework for Infrastructure Investments
GAO-02-710: Published: Jul 15, 2002. Publicly Released: Jul 15, 2002.
National Airspace System:
FAA’s Approach to Its New Communications System Appears Prudent, but Challenges Remain
GAO-02-730R: Published: Jun 21, 2002. Publicly Released: Jun 21, 2002.
Financial Management:
Audit of the Centennial of Flight Commission for FY 2001
GAO-02-591: Published: Jun 14, 2002. Publicly Released: Jun 18, 2002.
Air Traffic Control:
FAA Needs to Better Prepare for Impending Wave of Controller Attrition
GAO-02-606: Published: May 30, 2002. Publicly Released: May 30, 2002.
FAA Alaska:
Weak Controls Resulted in Improper and Wasteful Purchases
GAO-02-283: Published: Apr 30, 2002. Publicly Released: Apr 30, 2002.
Aviation Finance:
Distribution of Airport Grant Funds Complied with Statutory Requirements
GAO-02-251: Published: Feb 4, 2002. Publicly Released: Mar 4, 2002.
Airport Infrastructure:
Unresolved Issues Make It Difficult to Determine the Cost to Serve New Large Aircraft
GAO-02-77: Published: Dec 14, 2001. Publicly Released: Jan 22, 2002.
Aviation Safety:
FAA and DOD Response to Similar Safety Concerns
GAO-02-185: Published: Dec 14, 2001. Publicly Released: Dec 21, 2001.
National Airspace System:
Long-Term Capacity Planning Needed Despite Recent Reduction in Flight Delays
GAO-02-138: Published: Nov 26, 2001. Publicly Released: Nov 30, 2001.
Wildlife Services Program:
Information on Activities to Manage Wildlife Damage
GAO-02-127R: Published: Nov 30, 2001. Publicly Released: Nov 30, 2001.
National Airspace System:
Incomplete Transition Back to National Maintenance and Certification Standards in the Federal Aviation Administration’s Alaskan Region
GAO-02-55: Published: Oct 31, 2001. Publicly Released: Nov 13, 2001.
Air Traffic Control:
FAA Enhanced the Controller-in-Charge Program, but More Comprehensive Evaluation is Needed
GAO-01-1070: Published: Sep 14, 2001. Publicly Released: Oct 23, 2001.
Human Capital:
Practices That Empowered and Involved Employees
GAO-02-43R: Published: Oct 22, 2001. Publicly Released: Oct 22, 2001.
Financial Management:
Audit of the Centennial of Flight Commission
GAO-01-1053: Published: Sep 28, 2001. Publicly Released: Oct 12, 2001.
Aviation and the Environment:
Transition to Quieter Aircraft Occurred as Planned, but Concerns About Noise Persist
GAO-01-932: Published: Aug 31, 2001. Publicly Released: Sep 28, 2001.
National Airspace System:
Free Flight Tools Show Promise, but Implementation Challenges Remain
GAO-01-1166T: Published: Sep 20, 2001. Publicly Released: Sep 20, 2001.
Aviation Security:
Terrorist Acts Illustrate Severe Weaknesses in Aviation Security
GAO-01-1162T: Published: Sep 20, 2001. Publicly Released: Sep 20, 2001.
Aviation Security:
Terrorist Acts Demonstrate Urgent Need to Improve Security at the Nation’s Airports
GAO-01-916: Published: Aug 31, 2001. Publicly Released: Aug 31, 2001.
General Aviation:
Status of the Industry, Related Infrastructure, and Safety Issues
GAO-01-831: Published: Jul 31, 2001. Publicly Released: Jul 31, 2001.
Aviation Competition:
Restricting Airline Ticketing Rules Unlikely to Help Consumers
GAO-01-821: Published: Jul 9, 2001. Publicly Released: Jul 12, 2001.
Aviation Rulemaking:
Further Reform Is Needed to Address Long-standing Problems
GAO-01-950T: Published: Jul 11, 2001. Publicly Released: Jul 11, 2001.
Aviation Rulemaking:
Incomplete Implementation Impaired FAA’s Reform Efforts
GAO-01-592: Published: May 25, 2001. Publicly Released: Jun 11, 2001.
Managing for Results:
Federal Managers’ Views on Key Management Issues Vary Widely Across Agencies
GAO-01-725T: Published: May 10, 2001. Publicly Released: May 10, 2001.
Air Traffic Control:
Role of FAA’s Modernization Program in Reducing Delays and Congestion
GAO-01-344: Published: Feb 14, 2001. Publicly Released: Mar 16, 2001.
Aviation Competition:
Regional Jet Service Yet to Reach Many Small Communities
GAO-01-384R: Published: Feb 26, 2001. Publicly Released: Feb 26, 2001.
Applying Agreed-Upon Procedures:
Airport and Airway Trust Fund Excise Taxes
GAO-01-212: Published: Dec 15, 2000. Publicly Released: Dec 15, 2000.
Aviation Competition:
Issues Related to the Proposed United Airlines-US Airways Merger
GAO-01-171: Published: Dec 6, 2000. Publicly Released: Dec 6, 2000.
FAA Computer Security:
Recommendations to Address Continuing Weaknesses
GAO-01-115: Published: Oct 30, 2000. Publicly Released: Nov 14, 2000.
Managing for Results:
Emerging Benefits From Selected Agencies’ Use of Performance Agreements
RCED-00-285R: Published: Sep 27, 2000. Publicly Released: Oct 12, 2000.
Aviation and the Environment:
Federally Authorized Funding for Noise-Related Projects
GAO-01-90T: Published: Oct 5, 2000. Publicly Released: Oct 5, 2000.
Aviation Infrastructure:
Challenges Associated With Building and Maintaining Runways
RCED-00-275R: Published: Sep 29, 2000. Publicly Released: Oct 5, 2000.
Airport Financing:
Use of Funds for Capital Improvements at Chicago O’Hare International Airport
RCED-00-181: Published: Sep 29, 2000. Publicly Released: Sep 29, 2000.
Aviation Security:
Additional Controls Needed to Address Weaknesses in Carriage of Weapons Regulations
AIMD-00-252: Published: Aug 16, 2000. Publicly Released: Sep 27, 2000.
FAA Computer Security:
Concerns Remain Due to Personnel and Other Continuing Weaknesses
T-AIMD-00-330: Published: Sep 27, 2000. Publicly Released: Sep 27, 2000.
FAA Computer Security:
Actions Needed to Address Critical Weaknesses That Jeopardize Aviation Operations
RCED-00-258R: Published: Aug 18, 2000. Publicly Released: Sep 22, 2000.
Government Performance and Results Act:
Information on FAA’s Science Activities in DOT’s Performance Report for Fiscal Year 1999, Performance Plan for FY 2001, and July 2000 Draft Strategic Plan
RCED-00-153: Published: Aug 30, 2000. Publicly Released: Sep 11, 2000.
Aviation and the Environment:
Airport Operations and Future Growth Present Environmental Challenges
RCED-00-222: Published: Aug 30, 2000. Publicly Released: Sep 11, 2000.
Aviation and the Environment:
Results From a Survey of the Nation’s 50 Busiest Commercial Service Airports
RCED-00-110R: Published: Sep 6, 2000. Publicly Released: Sep 6, 2000.
Aviation Infrastructure:
Feasibility of Using Alternate Means to Satisfy Requirements of Alaska National Airspace System Interfacility Communications System (ANICS) Phase II
RCED-00-74: Published: Jun 29, 2000. Publicly Released: Aug 1, 2000.
Reagan National Airport:
Limited Opportunities to Improve Airlines’ Compliance with Noise Abatement Procedures
RCED-00-75: Published: Jun 28, 2000. Publicly Released: Jul 21, 2000.
Aviation Security:
Long-Standing Problems Impair Airport Screeners’ Performance
RCED-00-111: Published: Jun 30, 2000. Publicly Released: Jul 5, 2000.
Aviation Safety:
Safer Skies Initiative Has Taken Initial Steps to Reduce Accident Rates by 2007
T-RCED-00-229: Published: Jun 29, 2000. Publicly Released: Jun 29, 2000.
National Airspace System:
Problems Plaguing the Wide Area Augmentation System and FAA’s Actions to Address Them
AIMD-00-169: Published: May 31, 2000. Publicly Released: Jun 13, 2000.
Computer Security:
FAA Is Addressing Personnel Weaknesses, But Further Action Is Required
RCED/AIMD-00-130: Published: Jun 12, 2000. Publicly Released: Jun 12, 2000.
National Airspace System:
Persistent Problems in FAA’s New Navigation System Highlight Need for Periodic Reevaluation
T-RCED-00-185: Published: May 25, 2000. Publicly Released: May 25, 2000.
Essential Air Service:
Changes in Passenger Traffic, Subsidy Levels, and Air Carrier Costs
RCED-00-98: Published: Apr 28, 2000. Publicly Released: May 15, 2000.
Aviation and the Environment:
FAA’s Role in Major Airport Noise Programs
RCED-00-34: Published: Apr 14, 2000. Publicly Released: May 10, 2000.
Essential Air Service:
Changes in Subsidy Levels, Air Carrier Costs, and Passenger Traffic
T-RCED/AIMD-00-142: Published: Apr 6, 2000. Publicly Released: Apr 6, 2000.
Aviation Security:
Vulnerabilities Still Exist in the Aviation Security System
T-RCED-00-125: Published: Mar 16, 2000. Publicly Released: Mar 16, 2000.
Aviation Security:
Slow Progress in Addressing Long-Standing Screener Performance Problems
AIMD-00-81R: Published: Feb 25, 2000. Publicly Released: Feb 25, 2000.
GAO Report on Applying Agreed-Upon Procedures:
Airport and Airway Trust Fund Excise Taxes
RCED-00-57: Published: Feb 18, 2000. Publicly Released: Feb 23, 2000.
Aviation and the Environment:
Aviation’s Effects on the Global Atmosphere Are Potentially Significant and Expected to Grow
RCED/AIMD-00-35: Published: Feb 7, 2000. Publicly Released: Feb 7, 2000.
U.S. Infrastructure:
Funding Trends and Opportunities to Improve Investment Decisions
GGD-00-52: Published: Feb 4, 2000. Publicly Released: Feb 4, 2000.
Managing for Results:
Challenges Agencies Face in Producing Credible Performance Information
T-RCED/AIMD-00-87: Published: Feb 3, 2000. Publicly Released: Feb 3, 2000.
Federal Aviation Administration:
Challenges in Modernizing the Agency
AIMD-00-55: Published: Dec 23, 1999. Publicly Released: Jan 4, 2000.
Computer Security:
FAA Needs to Improve Controls Over Use of Foreign Nationals to Remediate and Review Software
GGD-00-10: Published: Oct 28, 1999. Publicly Released: Oct 28, 1999.
Managing for Results:
Strengthening Regulatory Agencies’ Performance Management Practices
T-RCED-00-19: Published: Oct 11, 1999. Publicly Released: Oct 11, 1999.
Air Traffic Control:
Status of FAA’s Implementation of the Display System Replacement Project
RCED-99-234: Published: Sep 17, 1999. Publicly Released: Sep 17, 1999.
Reagan National Airport:
Capacity to Handle Additional Flights and Impact on Other Area Airports
T-AIMD-99-285: Published: Sep 9, 1999. Publicly Released: Sep 9, 1999.
Year 2000 Computing Challenge:
FAA Continues to Make Important Strides, But Vulnerabilities Remain
AIMD-99-212: Published: Jul 30, 1999. Publicly Released: Jul 30, 1999.
FAA Financial Management:
Further Actions Needed to Achieve Asset Accountability
RCED-99-143: Published: Jul 12, 1999. Publicly Released: Jul 19, 1999.
Aviation Safety:
Research Supports Limited Use of Personal Computer Aviation Training Devices for Pilots
RCED-99-183: Published: Jun 28, 1999. Publicly Released: Jul 6, 1999.
Aviation Safety:
FAA’s New Inspection System Offers Promise, but Problems Need to Be Addressed
RCED/OGC/AIMD-99-222R: Published: Jun 18, 1999. Publicly Released: Jun 30, 1999.
National Airspace System:
Review of FAA’s Spending for Operations
AIMD-99-208R: Published: Jun 11, 1999. Publicly Released: Jun 11, 1999.
Financial Management:
Briefing on the Federal Aviation Administration Property, Plant, and Equipment Accountability Review
T-RCED-99-214: Published: Jun 9, 1999. Publicly Released: Jun 9, 1999.
General Aviation Airports:
Oversight and Funding
RCED-99-160R: Published: May 18, 1999. Publicly Released: May 28, 1999.
Airport Improvement Program:
Analysis of Discretionary Spending for Fiscal Years 1996-98
RCED-99-138: Published: May 19, 1999. Publicly Released: May 19, 1999.
Passenger Facility Charges:
Program Implementation and the Potential Effects of Proposed Changes
T-GGD-99-99: Published: May 18, 1999. Publicly Released: May 18, 1999.
U.S. Customs Service:
Enforcement Oversight Issues
RCED-99-109: Published: May 7, 1999. Publicly Released: May 7, 1999.
General Aviation Airports:
Unauthorized Land Use Highlights Need for Improved Oversight and Enforcement
RCED-99-153: Published: May 7, 1999. Publicly Released: May 7, 1999.
Results Act:
Observations on the Department of Transportation’s Fiscal Year 2000 Performance Plan
RCED/AIMD-99-88: Published: Apr 30, 1999. Publicly Released: Apr 30, 1999.
Air Traffic Control:
FAA’s Modernization Investment Management Approach Could Be Strengthened
RCED-99-99: Published: Mar 17, 1999. Publicly Released: Apr 19, 1999.
Federal Research:
Peer Review Practices at Federal Science Agencies Vary
GGD-99-54: Published: Apr 13, 1999. Publicly Released: Apr 13, 1999.
Terrorism and Drug Trafficking:
Testing Status and Views on Operational Viability of Pulsed Fast Neutron Analysis Technology
T-RCED/AIMD-99-137: Published: Mar 25, 1999. Publicly Released: Mar 25, 1999.
Air Traffic Control:
Observations on FAA’s Air Traffic Control Modernization Program
T-AIMD-99-122: Published: Mar 18, 1999. Publicly Released: Mar 18, 1999.
Federal Aviation Administration:
Financial Management Issues
T-AIMD/RCED-99-118: Published: Mar 15, 1999. Publicly Released: Mar 15, 1999.
Year 2000 Computing Crisis:
FAA Is Making Progress But Important Challenges Remain
T-AIMD/RCED-99-110: Published: Mar 9, 1999. Publicly Released: Mar 9, 1999.
Budget Issues:
Trust Funds in the Budget
RCED-99-53: Published: Feb 25, 1999. Publicly Released: Mar 4, 1999.
Aviation Security:
FAA’s Actions to Study Responsibilities and Funding for Airport Security and to Certify Screening Companies
AIMD-99-98R: Published: Mar 3, 1999. Publicly Released: Mar 3, 1999.
Financial Management:
Briefing on the Federal Aviation Administration’s Inventory Accountability
RCED/AIMD-99-57: Published: Jan 29, 1999. Publicly Released: Mar 1, 1999.
Year 2000 Computing Crisis:
Status of Airports’ Efforts to Deal with Date Change Problem
T-RCED/AIMD-99-94: Published: Feb 25, 1999. Publicly Released: Feb 25, 1999.
Federal Management:
Challenges Facing the Department of Transportation
AIMD-99-72R: Published: Feb 25, 1999. Publicly Released: Feb 25, 1999.
Agreed-Upon Procedures:
Airport and Airway Trust Fund Excise Taxes
T-RCED-99-84: Published: Feb 10, 1999. Publicly Released: Feb 10, 1999.
Airport Financing:
Annual Funding As Much As $3 Billion Less Than Planned Development
T-RCED-99-68: Published: Jan 20, 1999. Publicly Released: Jan 20, 1999.
Federal Aviation Administration:
Issues Concerning the Reauthorization of Aviation Programs
RCED-99-41: Published: Dec 28, 1998. Publicly Released: Jan 13, 1999.
Airport Improvement Program:
FAA Complying With Requirement for Local Involvement in Noise Mitigation Projects
OCG-99-13: Published: Jan 1, 1999. Publicly Released: Jan 1, 1999.
Major Management Challenges and Program Risks:
Department of Transportation
RCED-99-32R: Published: Nov 13, 1998. Publicly Released: Dec 9, 1998.
Aviation Security:
FAA’s Deployments of Equipment to Detect Traces of Explosives
RCED-99-33R: Published: Dec 9, 1998. Publicly Released: Dec 9, 1998.
Airport Improvement Program:
Planned Funding Under Letters of Intent
AIMD-99-40R: Published: Dec 4, 1998. Publicly Released: Dec 4, 1998.
Status Information:
FAA’s Year 2000 Business Continuity and Contingency Planning Efforts Are Ongoing
RCED-99-25: Published: Dec 3, 1998. Publicly Released: Dec 3, 1998.
Air Traffic Control:
Status of FAA’s Modernization Program
OPA-99-3: Published: Dec 1, 1998. Publicly Released: Dec 1, 1998.
Month In Review:
December 1998: Reports, Testimony, Correspondence, and Other Publications
AIMD-99-17: Published: Nov 9, 1998. Publicly Released: Nov 9, 1998.
Excise Taxes:
Internal Control Weaknesses Affect Accuracy of Distributions to the Trust Funds
RCED-99-26R: Published: Nov 5, 1998. Publicly Released: Nov 5, 1998.
Airport Financing:
Information on Airport Fees Paid by Airlines
AIMD-99-7: Published: Oct 16, 1998. Publicly Released: Oct 16, 1998.
National Weather Service:
Sulphur Mountain Radar Performance
RCED-98-246: Published: Sep 28, 1998. Publicly Released: Sep 28, 1998.
National Airspace System:
FAA Has Implemented Some Free Flight Initiatives, but Challenges Remain
AIMD-98-301R: Published: Sep 14, 1998. Publicly Released: Sep 14, 1998.
Transportation:
Responses to Questions on FAA’s Computer Security and Year 2000 Program
RCED-98-256R: Published: Aug 14, 1998. Publicly Released: Aug 19, 1998.
Air Traffic Control:
Information Concerning Equipment Outages at Two Kansas City Area Facilities
RCED-98-199: Published: Jul 23, 1998. Publicly Released: Aug 6, 1998.
Aviation Safety:
FAA’s Use of Emergency Orders to Revoke or Suspend Operating Certificates
T-RCED-98-253: Published: Aug 6, 1998. Publicly Released: Aug 6, 1998.
Aviation Safety:
FAA’s Use of Emergency Orders to Revoke or Suspend Operating Certificates
T-AIMD-98-251: Published: Aug 6, 1998. Publicly Released: Aug 6, 1998.
FAA Systems:
Serious Challenges Remain in Resolving Year 2000 and Computer Security Problems
RCED-98-226: Published: Jul 31, 1998. Publicly Released: Jul 31, 1998.
Airfield Pavement:
Keeping Nation’s Runways in Good Condition Could Require Substantially Higher Spending
RCED-96-156: Published: Jul 10, 1998. Publicly Released: Jul 10, 1998.
Aviation Acquisition:
FAA Has a Structured Investment Management Approach, but Weaknesses Limit Its Effectiveness
RCED-98-156: Published: Jun 18, 1998. Publicly Released: Jun 30, 1998.
Airline Competition:
Cargo Airline Has Enhanced Competition in Hawaii but Faces an Uncertain Future
RCED-98-130: Published: Jun 2, 1998. Publicly Released: Jun 2, 1998.
Aviation Safety:
FAA Has Not Fully Implemented Weather-Related Recommendations
IAP-98-15: Published: Jun 1, 1998. Publicly Released: Jun 1, 1998.
Transportation Issue Area Plan:
Fiscal Years 1998-2000–1999 Update
RCED-98-118: Published: May 28, 1998. Publicly Released: May 28, 1998.
Air Traffic Control:
Surveillance Radar Request for the Cherry Capital Airport
AIMD-98-155: Published: May 18, 1998. Publicly Released: May 19, 1998.
Air Traffic Control:
Weak Computer Security Practices Jeopardize Flight Safety
T-AIMD-98-170: Published: May 19, 1998. Publicly Released: May 19, 1998.
Information Security:
Serious Weaknesses Put State Department and FAA Operations at Risk
T-RCED-98-190: Published: May 14, 1998. Publicly Released: May 14, 1998.
Aviation Security:
Progress Being Made, but Long-term Attention Is Needed
T-RCED-98-188: Published: May 7, 1998. Publicly Released: May 7, 1998.
Aviation Safety:
FAA Oversight of Aviation Repair Stations
RCED-98-102: Published: Apr 24, 1998. Publicly Released: May 4, 1998.
Aviation Security:
Implementation of Recommendations Is Under Way, but Completion Will Take Several Years
AIMD-98-138R: Published: May 1, 1998. Publicly Released: May 1, 1998.
Air Traffic Control:
FAA Plans to Replace Its Host Computer System Because Future Availability Cannot Be Assured
RCED-98-79: Published: Apr 30, 1998. Publicly Released: Apr 30, 1998.
National Airspace System:
Status of Wide Area Augmentation System Project
RCED-98-165R: Published: Apr 29, 1998. Publicly Released: Apr 29, 1998.
Airport Financing:
Projects Eligible for Federal Support That May Go Unfunded
T-RCED-98-176: Published: Apr 23, 1998. Publicly Released: Apr 23, 1998.
Domestic Aviation:
Service Problems and Limited Competition Continue in Some Markets
RCED-98-6: Published: Feb 27, 1998. Publicly Released: Mar 30, 1998.
Aviation Safety:
Weaknesses in Inspection and Enforcement Limit FAA in Identifying and Responding to Risks
T-RCED-98-129: Published: Mar 19, 1998. Publicly Released: Mar 19, 1998.
Airport Financing:
Comparing Funding Sources With Planned Development
RCED-98-71: Published: Mar 12, 1998. Publicly Released: Mar 18, 1998.
Airport Financing:
Funding Sources for Airport Development
T-RCED-98-112: Published: Mar 5, 1998. Publicly Released: Mar 5, 1998.
Airline Competition:
Barriers to Entry Continue in Some Domestic Markets
T-RCED/AIMD-98-85: Published: Mar 5, 1998. Publicly Released: Mar 5, 1998.
Air Traffic Control:
Evolution and Status of FAA’s Automation Program
T-RCED/AIMD-98-93: Published: Feb 26, 1998. Publicly Released: Feb 26, 1998.
Air Traffic Control:
Observations on FAA’s Modernization Program
AIMD-98-41R: Published: Jan 23, 1998. Publicly Released: Feb 24, 1998.
Air Traffic Control:
Timely Completion of FAA’s Standard Terminal Automation Replacement System Software Is at Risk
AIMD/RCED-98-59R: Published: Feb 23, 1998. Publicly Released: Feb 23, 1998.
Air Traffic Control:
FAA Has Not Fully Assessed Its User Request Evaluation Tool
AIMD-98-62: Published: Feb 18, 1998. Publicly Released: Feb 18, 1998.
Financial Management:
Federal Aviation Administration Lacked Accountability for Major Assets
T-RCED/AIMD-98-76: Published: Feb 12, 1998. Publicly Released: Feb 12, 1998.
DOT’s Budget:
Management and Performance Issues Facing the Department in Fiscal Year 1999
AIMD-98-45: Published: Jan 30, 1998. Publicly Released: Feb 5, 1998.
FAA Computer Systems:
Limited Progress on Year 2000 Issue Increases Risk Dramatically
T-AIMD-98-63: Published: Feb 4, 1998. Publicly Released: Feb 4, 1998.
Year 2000 Computing Crisis:
FAA Must Act Quickly to Prevent Systems Failures
RCED-98-10: Published: Dec 2, 1997. Publicly Released: Dec 31, 1997.
Aviation Safety:
Efforts to Implement Flight Operational Quality Assurance Programs
RCED-98-54R: Published: Dec 19, 1997. Publicly Released: Dec 19, 1997.
Aviation Safety:
Installation of Smoke Detection and Fire Suppression Systems in U.S. Transport Aircraft
RCED-98-7: Published: Nov 24, 1997. Publicly Released: Dec 9, 1997.
Human Factors:
FAA’s Guidance and Oversight of Pilot Crew Resource Management Training Can Be Improved
RCED-98-21: Published: Oct 24, 1997. Publicly Released: Nov 24, 1997.
Aviation Safety:
FAA Oversight of Repair Stations Needs Improvement
T-RCED-98-32: Published: Oct 28, 1997. Publicly Released: Oct 28, 1997.
Domestic Aviation:
Barriers Continue to Limit Competition
GGD-98-3: Published: Oct 2, 1997. Publicly Released: Oct 2, 1997.
Regulatory Reform:
Agencies’ Efforts to Eliminate and Revise Rules Yield Mixed Results
T-RCED-98-12: Published: Oct 1, 1997. Publicly Released: Oct 1, 1997.
National Airspace System:
Observations on the Wide Area Augmentation System
AA-97-18(3): Published: Sep 1, 1997. Publicly Released: Sep 1, 1997.
Transportation Issue Area:
Active Assignments
RCED-97-219R: Published: Aug 7, 1997. Publicly Released: Aug 7, 1997.
National Airspace System:
Questions Concerning FAA’s Wide Area Augmentation System
GGD-97-116: Published: Jul 3, 1997. Publicly Released: Jul 3, 1997.
Federal Workforce:
Agencies’ Policies and Views on Flexiplace in the Federal Government
GGD-97-83: Published: Jun 24, 1997. Publicly Released: Jun 24, 1997.
Managing for Results:
Regulatory Agencies Identified Significant Barriers to Focusing on Results
RCED-97-179R: Published: Jun 19, 1997. Publicly Released: Jun 20, 1997.
Airport Financing:
Compliance With Federal Grant Requirements
RCED-97-111R: Published: May 1, 1997. Publicly Released: Jun 2, 1997.
Aviation Security:
FAA’s Procurement of Explosives Detection Devices
RCED-97-137: Published: Apr 25, 1997. Publicly Released: May 27, 1997.
Aviation Safety:
FAA Has Begun Efforts to Make Data More Publicly Available
T-RCED/AIMD-97-172: Published: May 21, 1997. Publicly Released: May 21, 1997.
Federal Management:
Addressing Management Issues at the Department of Transportation
T-RCED-97-120: Published: May 13, 1997. Publicly Released: May 13, 1997.
Domestic Aviation:
Barriers to Entry Continue to Limit Benefits of Airline Deregulation
T-RCED-97-151: Published: May 7, 1997. Publicly Released: May 7, 1997.
Transportation Financing:
Challenges in Meeting Long-Term Funding Needs for FAA, Amtrak, and the Nation’s Highways
T-RCED-97-115: Published: May 1, 1997. Publicly Released: May 1, 1997.
Aviation Insurance:
Issues Related to the Reauthorization of FAA’s Aviation Insurance Program
RCED-97-106: Published: Apr 25, 1997. Publicly Released: Apr 25, 1997.
National Airspace System:
Issues in Allocating Costs for Air Traffic Services to DOD and Other Users
RCED-97-84: Published: Apr 9, 1997. Publicly Released: Apr 16, 1997.
Aviation Safety:
Opportunities Exist for FAA to Refine the Controller Staffing Process
RCED-97-99: Published: Apr 7, 1997. Publicly Released: Apr 7, 1997.
Airport Development Needs:
Estimating Future Costs
RCED-97-88R: Published: Mar 25, 1997. Publicly Released: Mar 25, 1997.
Aviation Security:
Posting Notices at Domestic Airports
AIMD-97-47: Published: Mar 21, 1997. Publicly Released: Mar 21, 1997.
Air Traffic Control:
Immature Software Acquisition Processes Increase FAA System Acquisition Risks
T-RCED/AIMD-97-86: Published: Mar 6, 1997. Publicly Released: Mar 6, 1997.
DOT’s Budget:
Safety, Management, and Other Issues Facing the Department in Fiscal Year 1998 and Beyond
RCED-97-51: Published: Mar 5, 1997. Publicly Released: Mar 5, 1997.
Air Traffic Control:
Status of FAA’s Standard Terminal Automation Replacement System Project
T-RCED-97-90: Published: Mar 5, 1997. Publicly Released: Mar 5, 1997.
Aviation Safety and Security:
Challenges to Implementing the Recommendations of the White House Commission on Aviation Safety and Security
IAP-97-5: Published: Mar 1, 1997. Publicly Released: Mar 1, 1997.
Human Capital:
Federal Management and Workforce Issue Area Plan–Fiscal Years 1997-98
RCED-97-50R: Published: Feb 27, 1997. Publicly Released: Feb 27, 1997.
Transportation:
Airfield Pavements
T-RCED-97-59: Published: Feb 5, 1997. Publicly Released: Feb 5, 1997.
Airport and Airway Trust Fund:
Issues Related to Determining How Best to Finance FAA
T-RCED-97-56: Published: Feb 4, 1997. Publicly Released: Feb 4, 1997.
FAA Financing:
Issues and Options in Deciding to Reinstate or Replace the Airline Ticket Tax
AIMD-97-30: Published: Feb 3, 1997. Publicly Released: Feb 3, 1997.
Air Traffic Control:
Complete and Enforced Architecture Needed for FAA Systems Modernization
HR-97-9: Published: Feb 1, 1997. Publicly Released: Feb 1, 1997.
High-Risk Series:
Information Management and Technology
AIMD-97-20: Published: Jan 22, 1997. Publicly Released: Jan 22, 1997.
Air Traffic Control:
Improved Cost Information Needed to Make Billion Dollar Modernization Investment Decisions
RCED-97-37R: Published: Dec 17, 1996. Publicly Released: Dec 17, 1996.
Transportation:
Aircraft Noise At Memphis International Airport
RCED-97-23: Published: Dec 9, 1996. Publicly Released: Dec 9, 1996.
Airport and Airway Trust Fund:
Issues Raised by Proposal to Replace the Airline Ticket Tax
RCED-97-22: Published: Nov 19, 1996. Publicly Released: Nov 19, 1996.
Air Traffic Control:
Remote Radar for Grand Junction
RCED-97-3: Published: Nov 7, 1996. Publicly Released: Nov 7, 1996.
Airport Privatization:
Issues Related to the Sale or Lease of U.S. Commercial Airports
RCED-96-193: Published: Sep 23, 1996. Publicly Released: Oct 23, 1996.
Aviation Safety:
FAA Generally Agrees With but Is Slow in Implementing Safety Recommendations
RCED-97-2: Published: Oct 17, 1996. Publicly Released: Oct 17, 1996.
Aviation Safety:
New Airlines Illustrate Long-Standing Problems in FAA’s Inspection Program
AIMD-97-2: Published: Oct 17, 1996. Publicly Released: Oct 17, 1996.
Air Traffic Control:
Good Progress on Interim Replacement for Outage-Plagued System, but Risks Can Be Further Reduced
T-RCED/NSIAD-96-262: Published: Sep 19, 1996. Publicly Released: Sep 19, 1996.
Aviation Security:
Technology’s Role in Addressing Vulnerabilities
RCED-96-256R: Published: Sep 16, 1996. Publicly Released: Sep 19, 1996.
Economic Development:
Impacts of Closing Meigs Field Airport
T-RCED/NSIAD-96-251: Published: Sep 11, 1996. Publicly Released: Sep 11, 1996.
Aviation Security:
Urgent Issues Need to Be Addressed
NSIAD/RCED-96-252: Published: Sep 4, 1996. Publicly Released: Sep 4, 1996.
Terrorism and Drug Trafficking:
Technologies for Detecting Explosives and Narcotics
RCED-96-159: Published: Aug 22, 1996. Publicly Released: Aug 22, 1996.
Aviation Acquisition:
A Comprehensive Strategy Is Needed for Cultural Change at FAA
T-RCED/NSIAD-96-237: Published: Aug 1, 1996. Publicly Released: Aug 1, 1996.
Aviation Security:
Immediate Action Needed to Improve Security
RCED-96-151: Published: Jun 27, 1996. Publicly Released: Jun 27, 1996.
Human Factors:
Status of Efforts to Integrate Research on Human Factors Into FAA’s Activities
IAP-96-8: Published: Jun 1, 1996. Publicly Released: Jun 1, 1996.
Improving Federal Performance in the Information Age Issue Area Plan:
Fiscal Years 1996-98
IAP-96-21: Published: Jun 1, 1996. Publicly Released: Jun 1, 1996.
Transportation:
Transportation Issue Area Plan–Fiscal Years 1995-97
T-RCED-96-26: Published: Apr 30, 1996. Publicly Released: Apr 30, 1996.
Aviation Safety:
Targeting and Training of FAA’s Safety Inspector Workforce
RCED-96-130: Published: Apr 15, 1996. Publicly Released: Apr 22, 1996.
Airport and Airway Trust Fund:
Effects of the Trust Fund Taxes’ Lapsing on FAA’s Budget
GGD-96-7R: Published: Apr 11, 1996. Publicly Released: Apr 11, 1996.
Government Operations:
Lincoln NE Building
NSIAD/RCED-96-76BR: Published: Mar 27, 1996. Publicly Released: Apr 3, 1996.
Terrorism and Drug Trafficking:
Threats and Roles of Explosives and Narcotics Detection Technology
RCED-96-95R: Published: Mar 15, 1996. Publicly Released: Mar 15, 1996.
Transportation:
Follow-Up on Contracting Issues at Denver International Airport
T-RCED-96-86: Published: Mar 14, 1996. Publicly Released: Mar 14, 1996.
Airport Improvement Program:
State Block Grant Pilot Program Is a Success
T-RCED-96-94: Published: Mar 13, 1996. Publicly Released: Mar 13, 1996.
Airport Improvement Program:
Military Airport Program and Reliever Set-Aside Update
T-RCED-96-88: Published: Mar 7, 1996. Publicly Released: Mar 7, 1996.
DOT’s Budget:
Challenges Facing the Department in Fiscal Year 1997 and Beyond
AIMD-96-29: Published: Feb 29, 1996. Publicly Released: Feb 29, 1996.
Weather Forecasting:
NWS Has Not Demonstrated That New Processing System Will Improve Mission Effectiveness
T-RCED-96-82: Published: Feb 29, 1996. Publicly Released: Feb 29, 1996.
Airport Privatization:
Issues Related to the Sale of U.S. Commercial Airports
AIMD-96-27: Published: Feb 9, 1996. Publicly Released: Feb 14, 1996.
Denver Airport:
Operating Results and Financial Risks
RCED-96-74R: Published: Feb 6, 1996. Publicly Released: Feb 6, 1996.
Space:
Global Positioning System Augmentations
RCED-96-8: Published: Jan 11, 1996. Publicly Released: Jan 29, 1996.
Certification of New Airlines:
Department of Transportation Has Taken Action to Improve Its Certification Process
AA-96-18(1): Published: Jan 2, 1996. Publicly Released: Jan 2, 1996.
Transportation Issue Area:
Active Assignments
RCED-96-27R: Published: Oct 27, 1995. Publicly Released: Oct 27, 1995.
Government Operations:
Exempting FAA from Procurement and Personnel Rules
AIMD-95-230: Published: Sep 18, 1995. Publicly Released: Sep 26, 1995.
Denver International Airport:
Information on Selected Financial Issues
T-RCED-95-247: Published: Aug 2, 1995. Publicly Released: Aug 2, 1995.
Federal Aviation Administration:
Issues Related to FAA Reform
IAP-95-17: Published: Aug 1, 1995. Publicly Released: Aug 1, 1995.
Information Management:
IRM-RCED Issue Area Plan–Fiscal Years 1994-96
RCED-95-225FS: Published: Jul 17, 1995. Publicly Released: Aug 1, 1995.
Airport Improvement Program:
Update of Allocation of Funds and Passenger Facility Charges, 1992-94
T-RCED-95-219: Published: Jun 8, 1995. Publicly Released: Jun 8, 1995.
National Airspace System:
Assessment of FAA’s Efforts to Augment the Global Positioning System
AIMD-95-132: Published: May 31, 1995. Publicly Released: May 31, 1995.
Weather Forecasting:
Radar Availability Requirement Not Being Met
RCED-95-175FS: Published: May 26, 1995. Publicly Released: May 26, 1995.
Air Traffic Control:
Status of FAA’s Modernization Program
GGD-95-144: Published: May 19, 1995. Publicly Released: May 19, 1995.
Sunday Premium Pay:
Millions of Dollars in Sunday Premium Pay Are Paid to Employees on Leave
RCED-95-26: Published: May 10, 1995. Publicly Released: May 17, 1995.
National Airspace System:
Comprehensive FAA Plan for Global Positioning System Is Needed
T-RCED-95-193: Published: May 16, 1995. Publicly Released: May 16, 1995.
Aviation Research:
Perspectives on FAA’s Efforts to Develop New Technology
B-259720: Published: May 11, 1995. Publicly Released: May 11, 1995.
Transportation:
[Comments on Claim for Additional Charges on FAA Shipment]
T-RCED/AIMD-95-184: Published: May 11, 1995. Publicly Released: May 11, 1995.
Budget and Spending:
Denver International Airport
T-RCED-95-139: Published: Mar 15, 1995. Publicly Released: Mar 15, 1995.
Air Traffic Control:
Analysis of Proposal to Create a Government Corporation
RCED-95-25: Published: Mar 1, 1995. Publicly Released: Mar 14, 1995.
Aviation Security:
FAA Can Help Ensure That Airports’ Access Control Systems Are Cost-Effective
T-RCED/AIMD-95-131: Published: Mar 13, 1995. Publicly Released: Mar 13, 1995.
FAA Budget:
Issues Related to the Fiscal Year 1996 Request
IAP-95-7: Published: Mar 1, 1995. Publicly Released: Mar 1, 1995.
Telecommunications:
Transportation and Telecommunications Issue Area Plan–Fiscal Years 1995-97
RCED-95-106R: Published: Feb 24, 1995. Publicly Released: Feb 24, 1995.
Budget and Spending:
Remote Radar for Yakima
T-RCED-95-114: Published: Feb 23, 1995. Publicly Released: Feb 23, 1995.
Air Traffic Control:
Issues Presented by Proposal to Create a Government Corporation
AIMD-95-27: Published: Feb 8, 1995. Publicly Released: Feb 8, 1995.
Aviation Safety:
Data Problems Threaten FAA Strides on Safety Analysis System
B-257914: Published: Jan 12, 1995. Publicly Released: Jan 12, 1995.
Transportation:
[Comments on FAA Employee’s Claim for Temporary Quarters Subsistence Expenses]
T-RCED-95-81: Published: Jan 12, 1995. Publicly Released: Jan 12, 1995.
Aviation Safety:
FAA Can Be More Proactive in Promoting Aviation Safety
T-RCED-95-83: Published: Jan 11, 1995. Publicly Released: Jan 11, 1995.
Department of Transportation:
Issues Related to Transportation Funding
OSI-95-12R: Published: Dec 29, 1994. Publicly Released: Dec 29, 1994.
Transportation:
NTSB Access-to-Aircraft Privileges
OCG-95-1: Published: Dec 5, 1994. Publicly Released: Dec 5, 1994.
Management Reform:
Implementation of the National Performance Review’s Recommendations
RCED-95-14: Published: Dec 1, 1994. Publicly Released: Dec 1, 1994.
Air Traffic Control:
Better Guidance Needed for Deciding Where to Locate Facilities and Equipment
RCED-95-54R: Published: Nov 15, 1994. Publicly Released: Nov 15, 1994.
Transportation:
Electronic Surveillance
RCED-94-280: Published: Sep 28, 1994. Publicly Released: Oct 31, 1994.
Global Positioning Technology:
Opportunities for Greater Federal Agency Joint Development and Use
RCED-95-35BR: Published: Oct 14, 1994. Publicly Released: Oct 17, 1994.
New Denver Airport:
Impact of the Delayed Baggage System
RCED-94-265: Published: Sep 12, 1994. Publicly Released: Oct 12, 1994.
Air Traffic Control:
Status of FAA’s Plans to Close and Contract Out Low-Activity Towers
T-RCED-95-33: Published: Oct 4, 1994. Publicly Released: Oct 4, 1994.
Aviation Safety:
FAA’s Efforts to Improve Oversight of Foreign Carriers
RCED-94-307R: Published: Sep 27, 1994. Publicly Released: Sep 27, 1994.
Homeland Security:
Aviation Security
RCED-94-296R: Published: Sep 26, 1994. Publicly Released: Sep 26, 1994.
Transportation:
FAA Technical Training
RCED-94-197R: Published: Jul 29, 1994. Publicly Released: Sep 15, 1994.
Transportation:
Air Quality Planning Processes at Selected Airports
RCED-94-99: Published: Jul 13, 1994. Publicly Released: Sep 12, 1994.
Air Pollution:
FAA’s Reliance on Manufacturers for Jet Engine Emission Testing
B-252405.2: Published: Jul 21, 1994. Publicly Released: Jul 21, 1994.
Transportation:
[Comments on FAA Employee’s Claim for Real Estate Expenses]
RCED-94-151: Published: Jul 15, 1994. Publicly Released: Jul 15, 1994.
Aviation Insurance:
Federal Insurance Program Needs Improvements to Ensure Success
RCED-94-226: Published: Jun 30, 1994. Publicly Released: Jul 12, 1994.
Airport Improvement Program:
Reliever Airport Set-Aside Funds Could Be Redirected
RCED-94-209: Published: Jun 30, 1994. Publicly Released: Jul 12, 1994.
Airport Improvement Program:
The Military Airport Program Has Not Achieved Intended Impact
AIMD-94-137BR: Published: Jun 20, 1994. Publicly Released: Jun 20, 1994.
Aviation Safety:
FAA’s Assessment of Pre-flight Service Technology Options
RCED-94-142: Published: May 19, 1994. Publicly Released: May 19, 1994.
Aviation Security:
Development of New Security Technology Has Not Met Expectations
T-RCED-94-210: Published: May 12, 1994. Publicly Released: May 12, 1994.
Air Traffic Control:
Observations on Proposed Corporation
T-RCED-94-195: Published: Apr 21, 1994. Publicly Released: Apr 21, 1994.
FAA Budget:
Management Attention Needed for Future Investment Decisions
T-RCED-94-191: Published: Apr 19, 1994. Publicly Released: Apr 19, 1994.
FAA Budget:
Agency Faces Key Management Challenges on Major Issues
RCED-94-87: Published: Mar 17, 1994. Publicly Released: Apr 18, 1994.
Aviation Safety:
FAA and the State Department Can Better Manage Foreign Enforcement Cases
RCED-94-167FS: Published: Apr 15, 1994. Publicly Released: Apr 15, 1994.
Air Traffic Control:
Status of FAA’s Modernization Program
T-RCED-94-188: Published: Apr 13, 1994. Publicly Released: Apr 13, 1994.
Advanced Automation System:
Implications of Problems and Recent Changes
B-251120: Published: Mar 17, 1994. Publicly Released: Mar 17, 1994.
Transportation:
[Comments on FAA Employee’s Claim for Backpay]
RCED-94-100: Published: Feb 2, 1994. Publicly Released: Mar 3, 1994.
Airport Improvement Program:
Better Management Needed for Funds Provided Under Letters of Intent
T-RCED-94-120: Published: Feb 10, 1994. Publicly Released: Feb 10, 1994.
Transportation Safety:
Opportunities for Enhancing Safety Across Modes
RCED-94-38: Published: Jan 27, 1994. Publicly Released: Jan 27, 1994.
Aviation Security:
Additional Actions Needed to Meet Domestic and International Challenges
RCED-94-15: Published: Dec 9, 1993. Publicly Released: Jan 6, 1994.
Aviation Safety:
FAA Can Better Prepare General Aviation Pilots for Mountain Flying Risks
B-254296: Published: Nov 23, 1993. Publicly Released: Nov 23, 1993.
Transportation:
[FAA Employees’ Use of Government Vehicles for After-Hours Transportation]
RCED-94-7FS: Published: Oct 12, 1993. Publicly Released: Nov 12, 1993.
Airport Improvement Program:
Program Funding by State Relative to Enplanements for Selected Years
RCED-94-14FS: Published: Oct 19, 1993. Publicly Released: Nov 5, 1993.
Airport Improvement Program:
Allocation of Funds From 1982 to 1992
T-RCED-94-53: Published: Oct 20, 1993. Publicly Released: Oct 20, 1993.
Aircraft Certification:
FAA Can Better Meet Challenges Posed by Advances in Aircraft Technologies
RCED-93-155: Published: Sep 16, 1993. Publicly Released: Sep 30, 1993.
Aircraft Certification:
New FAA Approach Needed to Meet Challenges of Advanced Technology
T-RCED-93-75: Published: Sep 28, 1993. Publicly Released: Sep 28, 1993.
FAA Reauthorization:
Opportunity Exists to Address Safety, Capacity, and Efficiency Issues
RCED-93-211R: Published: Aug 23, 1993. Publicly Released: Aug 23, 1993.
Transportation:
VOR/DME and LORAN Expansion
T-RCED-93-68: Published: Jul 29, 1993. Publicly Released: Jul 29, 1993.
Aviation Research:
Issues Related to FAA’s Research Activities
RCED-93-135: Published: Jun 18, 1993. Publicly Released: Jul 12, 1993.
Aviation Safety:
Unresolved Issues Involving U.S.-Registered Aircraft
GGD-93-49R: Published: Jul 9, 1993. Publicly Released: Jul 9, 1993.
Government Operations:
Merit Systems Protection Board
T-RCED-93-59: Published: Jun 30, 1993. Publicly Released: Jun 30, 1993.
FAA Work Forces:
Important Decisions Affecting Staff Use and Management
RCED-93-165R: Published: Jun 8, 1993. Publicly Released: Jun 8, 1993.
Transportation:
FAA Evacuation Standards
T-RCED-93-52: Published: Jun 1, 1993. Publicly Released: Jun 1, 1993.
Airline Competition:
Options For Addressing Financial and Competition Problems
T-RCED-93-43: Published: May 26, 1993. Publicly Released: May 26, 1993.
Airport Improvement Program:
Opportunity to Consider FAA’s Role in Meeting Airport System Needs
B-247849.3: Published: May 25, 1993. Publicly Released: May 25, 1993.
Transportation:
[Comments on FAA Reimbursement of Employees’ Ferry Fares]
T-RCED-93-40: Published: May 20, 1993. Publicly Released: May 20, 1993.
Aviation Research:
Actions to Enhance the Effectiveness of FAA’s Research Activities
T-RCED-93-36: Published: May 5, 1993. Publicly Released: May 5, 1993.
Air Traffic Control:
Improvements Needed In FAA’s Management of Acquisitions
T-RCED-93-33: Published: Apr 26, 1993. Publicly Released: Apr 26, 1993.
FAA Budget:
Important Challenges Affecting Aviation Safety, Capacity, and Efficiency
T-RCED-93-30: Published: Apr 19, 1993. Publicly Released: Apr 19, 1993.
Air Traffic Control:
Uncertainties and Challenges Face FAA’s Advanced Automated System
RCED-93-121FS: Published: Apr 16, 1993. Publicly Released: Apr 16, 1993.
Air Traffic Control:
Status of FAA’s Modernization Program
AFMD-93-54R: Published: Mar 31, 1993. Publicly Released: Mar 31, 1993.
Government Operations:
Title 6–T&A Procedures
RCED-93-91: Published: Feb 26, 1993. Publicly Released: Mar 16, 1993.
Aircraft Maintenance:
FAA Needs to Follow Through on Plans to Ensure the Safety of Aging Aircraft
T-RCED-93-21: Published: Mar 10, 1993. Publicly Released: Mar 10, 1993.
State of the Airline Industry:
Strategies for Addressing Financial and Competition Problems
T-RCED-93-15: Published: Mar 10, 1993. Publicly Released: Mar 10, 1993.
Air Traffic Control:
Advanced Automation System Problems Need To Be Addressed
RCED-93-105: Published: Feb 22, 1993. Publicly Released: Feb 26, 1993.
New Chicago-Area Airport:
Site Comparison, Selection Process, and Federal Funding
RCED-93-37: Published: Jan 6, 1993. Publicly Released: Feb 8, 1993.
Aviation Safety:
Slow Progress in Making Aircraft Cabin Interiors Fireproof
RCED-93-55: Published: Jan 14, 1993. Publicly Released: Jan 27, 1993.
Air Traffic Control:
Justifications for Capital Investments Need Strengthening
RCED-93-52: Published: Nov 18, 1992. Publicly Released: Dec 29, 1992.
Aviation Safety:
New Regulations for Deicing Aircraft Could Be Strengthened
RCED-93-42: Published: Nov 20, 1992. Publicly Released: Dec 22, 1992.
Aviation Safety:
Increased Oversight of Foreign Carriers Needed
RCED-93-67R: Published: Nov 19, 1992. Publicly Released: Nov 19, 1992.
Transportation:
DOT Contract Oversight
RCED-93-33: Published: Nov 13, 1992. Publicly Released: Nov 13, 1992.
Airspace System:
Emerging Technologies May Offer Alternatives to the Instrument Landing System
IMTEC-92-80: Published: Sep 30, 1992. Publicly Released: Oct 28, 1992.
Air Traffic Control:
FAA Needs to Justify Further Investment in Its Oceanic Display System
RCED-92-264: Published: Sep 18, 1992. Publicly Released: Oct 23, 1992.
Air Traffic Control:
Advanced Automation System Still Vulnerable to Cost and Schedule Problems
IMTEC-92-57: Published: Aug 31, 1992. Publicly Released: Oct 14, 1992.
Aviation Safety:
Progress on FAA Safety Indicators Program Slow and Challenges Remain
RCED-92-179: Published: Aug 20, 1992. Publicly Released: Sep 21, 1992.
Aircraft Certification:
Limited Progress on Developing International Design Standards
T-RCED-92-90: Published: Aug 4, 1992. Publicly Released: Aug 4, 1992.
Aviation Safety:
Additional Actions Needed for Three Safety Programs
NSIAD-92-209: Published: Jun 18, 1992. Publicly Released: Jul 6, 1992.
Defense Procurement:
DOD Concerns Regarding Acceptance of FAA’s Spare Parts Approvals
RCED-92-180: Published: Jun 3, 1992. Publicly Released: Jul 6, 1992.
Aviation Research:
FAA Could Enhance Its Program to Meet Current and Future Challenges
T-RCED-92-67: Published: May 21, 1992. Publicly Released: May 21, 1992.
FAA Budget:
Key Issues Need to Be Addressed
RCED-92-169R: Published: Apr 30, 1992. Publicly Released: May 15, 1992.
Economic Development:
Detroit City Airport
RCED-92-85: Published: Mar 31, 1992. Publicly Released: Apr 30, 1992.
Aviation Safety:
Progress Limited With Self-Audit and Safety Violation Reporting Programs
RCED-92-113: Published: Mar 16, 1992. Publicly Released: Apr 15, 1992.
Aviation Safety:
Users Differ in Views of Collision Avoidance System and Cite Problems
T-RCED-92-51: Published: Apr 6, 1992. Publicly Released: Apr 6, 1992.
FAA Budget:
Key Issues Need to Be Addressed
RCED-92-136BR: Published: Apr 3, 1992. Publicly Released: Apr 3, 1992.
Air Traffic Control:
Status of FAA’s Modernization Program
T-IMTEC-92-12: Published: Apr 1, 1992. Publicly Released: Apr 1, 1992.
Aviation Safety:
Slow Progress, Uncertain Future Threaten FAA Program To Measure Safety
T-RCED-92-40: Published: Mar 17, 1992. Publicly Released: Mar 17, 1992.
Aviation Safety:
Commuter Airline Safety Would Be Enhanced With Better FAA Oversight
RCED-92-108FS: Published: Feb 28, 1992. Publicly Released: Mar 11, 1992.
Aviation Research:
Information on Funding, Staffing, and Timing of FAA’s Research Projects
T-RCED-92-39: Published: Mar 10, 1992. Publicly Released: Mar 10, 1992.
Aviation Research:
Progress Has Been Made but Several Factors Will Affect Program Success
RCED-92-72: Published: Jan 29, 1992. Publicly Released: Mar 4, 1992.
Air Pollution:
Global Pollution From Jet Aircraft Could Increase in the Future
T-RCED-92-34: Published: Mar 3, 1992. Publicly Released: Mar 3, 1992.
Air Traffic Control:
Challenges Facing FAA’s Modernization Program
T-RCED-92-27: Published: Feb 25, 1992. Publicly Released: Feb 25, 1992.
Aviation Safety:
Better Oversight Would Reduce the Risk of Air Taxi Accidents
RCED-92-60: Published: Jan 21, 1992. Publicly Released: Feb 25, 1992.
Aviation Safety:
Air Taxis–The Most Accident-Prone Airlines–Need Better Oversight
T-RCED-92-30: Published: Feb 19, 1992. Publicly Released: Feb 19, 1992.
Airport Development:
Improvement Needed in Federal Planning
T-RCED-92-25: Published: Feb 6, 1992. Publicly Released: Feb 6, 1992.
Aviation Safety:
FAA Needs to More Aggressively Manage Its Inspection Program
IMTEC-92-1: Published: Dec 11, 1991. Publicly Released: Jan 10, 1992.
Air Traffic Control:
Software Problems at Control Centers Need Immediate Attention
IMTEC-92-2: Published: Nov 27, 1991. Publicly Released: Jan 7, 1992.
Computer Operations:
FAA Needs to Implement an Effective Capacity Management Program
RCED-92-14: Published: Nov 20, 1991. Publicly Released: Dec 5, 1991.
Aviation Safety:
Problems Persist in FAA’s Inspection Program
RCED-92-10: Published: Oct 17, 1991. Publicly Released: Nov 20, 1991.
Aviation Safety:
Emergency Revocation Orders of Air Carrier Certificates
IMTEC-91-77FS: Published: Sep 26, 1991. Publicly Released: Oct 30, 1991.
Air Traffic Control:
FAA’s Transition of Communications System to Digital Technology
T-RCED-92-8: Published: Oct 16, 1991. Publicly Released: Oct 16, 1991.
FAA Staffing:
Better Strategy Needed to Ensure Facilities Are Properly Staffed
T-RCED-91-84: Published: Sep 17, 1991. Publicly Released: Sep 17, 1991.
Aging Aircraft Maintenance:
Additional FAA Oversight Needed
IMTEC-91-49: Published: Aug 5, 1991. Publicly Released: Sep 6, 1991.
Air Traffic Control:
Voice Communications System Challenges Continue
RCED-91-179: Published: Aug 2, 1991. Publicly Released: Sep 3, 1991.
Air Traffic Control:
FAA Can Better Forecast and Prevent Equipment Failures
RCED-91-159: Published: Jul 29, 1991. Publicly Released: Jul 29, 1991.
Aviation Acquisition:
Further Changes Needed in FAA’s Management and Budgeting Practices
IMTEC-91-43: Published: Jun 18, 1991. Publicly Released: Jul 24, 1991.
FAA Information Resources:
Agency Needs to Correct Widespread Deficiencies
T-RCED-91-78: Published: Jul 10, 1991. Publicly Released: Jul 10, 1991.
Airport Safety:
New Radar That Will Help Prevent Accidents Is 4 Years Behind Schedule
RCED-91-152: Published: Jul 1, 1991. Publicly Released: Jul 1, 1991.
Meeting the Aviation Challenges of the 1990s:
Experts Define Key Problems and Identify Emerging Issues
RCED-91-91B: Published: May 24, 1991. Publicly Released: Jun 21, 1991.
Aircraft Maintenance:
Additional FAA Oversight Needed of Aging Aircraft Repairs (Vol. II)
RCED-91-91A: Published: May 24, 1991. Publicly Released: Jun 21, 1991.
Aircraft Maintenance:
Additional FAA Oversight Needed of Aging Aircraft Repairs (Vol. I)
T-IMTEC-91-14: Published: Jun 14, 1991. Publicly Released: Jun 14, 1991.
Transportation:
Delays in Critical Air Traffic Control Modernization Projects Require Increased FAA Attention to Existing Systems
T-RCED-91-63: Published: Jun 14, 1991. Publicly Released: Jun 14, 1991.
FAA Budget:
Key Issues in Facilities and Equipment and Operations Accounts Need Resolution
T-RCED-91-58: Published: Jun 5, 1991. Publicly Released: Jun 5, 1991.
FAA Budget:
Key Issues in Facilities and Equipment and Operations Accounts Need Resolution
RCED-91-132FS: Published: Apr 15, 1991. Publicly Released: May 16, 1991.
Air Traffic Control:
Status of FAA’s Modernization Effort
IMTEC-91-32: Published: Apr 10, 1991. Publicly Released: May 10, 1991.
FAA Procurement:
Major Data-Processing Project Is Now Ready to Proceed
IMTEC-91-29: Published: Apr 9, 1991. Publicly Released: May 10, 1991.
FAA Registry Systems:
Key Steps Need to Be Performed Before Modernization Proceeds
RCED-91-119: Published: Apr 15, 1991. Publicly Released: May 1, 1991.
Aviation Safety:
Limited Success Rebuilding Staff and Finalizing Aging Aircraft Plan
T-RCED-91-45: Published: Apr 24, 1991. Publicly Released: Apr 24, 1991.
Major Acquisitions:
Top Management Attention Needed To Improve DOT’s Acquisition Process
RCED-91-92: Published: Apr 2, 1991. Publicly Released: Apr 18, 1991.
FAA Staffing:
New Pay Act Offers Options to Bolster Maintenance Work Force
RCED-91-24: Published: Mar 21, 1991. Publicly Released: Apr 5, 1991.
Aviation Safety:
Changes Needed in FAA’s Service Difficulty Reporting Program
IMTEC-91-25: Published: Mar 5, 1991. Publicly Released: Apr 5, 1991.
Air Traffic Control:
FAA’s Advanced Automation System Contract
NSIAD-91-6: Published: Mar 8, 1991. Publicly Released: Mar 8, 1991.
International Trade:
Easing Foreign Visitors’ Arrivals at U.S. Airports
T-RCED-91-9: Published: Mar 6, 1991. Publicly Released: Mar 6, 1991.
Nuclear Safety and Health:
Nonconforming Products Are A Governmentwide Problem
IMTEC-91-22: Published: Jan 18, 1991. Publicly Released: Feb 19, 1991.
FAA Information Technology:
Complete Cost Data Not Provided to OMB
IMTEC-91-2: Published: Jan 16, 1991. Publicly Released: Jan 16, 1991.
Air Traffic Control:
Efforts to Modernize Oceanic System Delayed
RCED-91-14: Published: Oct 31, 1990. Publicly Released: Nov 13, 1990.
Aircraft Maintenance:
Potential Shortage in National Aircraft Repair Capacity
IMTEC-90-89: Published: Sep 17, 1990. Publicly Released: Oct 17, 1990.
FAA Budget:
1991 Funding Request for Computers and Communications Can Be Reduced
T-RCED-90-111: Published: Sep 27, 1990. Publicly Released: Sep 27, 1990.
Transportation:
Issues That Need to Be Considered in Formulating Strategies to Reduce Aviation Noise
RCED-90-213: Published: Sep 11, 1990. Publicly Released: Sep 25, 1990.
Air Traffic Control:
The Interim Support Plan Does Not Meet FAA’s Needs
IMTEC-90-63: Published: Jul 18, 1990. Publicly Released: Aug 20, 1990.
Air Traffic Control:
Continuing Delays Anticipated for the Advanced Automation System
T-RCED-90-104: Published: Aug 13, 1990. Publicly Released: Aug 13, 1990.
Airline Competition:
Impact of FAA Legislation on Passenger Facilities Charges and Trust Fund Spending
IMTEC-90-50: Published: Jun 25, 1990. Publicly Released: Jul 25, 1990.
Air Traffic Control:
Smaller Terminal Systems’ Capacity Requirements Need to Be Defined
IMTEC-90-49: Published: Jul 16, 1990. Publicly Released: Jul 16, 1990.
Air Traffic Control:
Inadequate Planning Increases Risk of Computer Failures in Los Angeles
IMTEC-90-71: Published: Jun 11, 1990. Publicly Released: Jul 11, 1990.
FAA Procurement:
Competition for Major Data-Processing Project Was Unjustifiably Limited
IMTEC-90-37: Published: May 31, 1990. Publicly Released: Jul 3, 1990.
Air Traffic Control:
Ineffective Management Plagues $1.7-Billion Radar Program
T-RCED-90-91: Published: Jun 21, 1990. Publicly Released: Jun 21, 1990.
Transportation:
Serious Shortcomings in FAA’s Training Program Must Be Remedied
IMTEC-90-38: Published: May 25, 1990. Publicly Released: Jun 15, 1990.
FAA Procurement:
Major Data-Processing Contract Should Not Be Awarded
T-RCED-90-86: Published: Jun 6, 1990. Publicly Released: Jun 6, 1990.
Transportation:
Serious Shortcomings in FAA’s Training Program Must Be Remedied
T-RCED-90-82: Published: May 23, 1990. Publicly Released: May 23, 1990.
Transportation:
Observations on H.R. 3774, ‘The Aging Aircraft Safety Act of 1989’
T-RCED-90-78: Published: May 8, 1990. Publicly Released: May 8, 1990.
Transportation:
Operations of and Outlook for the Transportation Trust Funds
T-IMTEC-90-9: Published: Apr 26, 1990. Publicly Released: Apr 26, 1990.
Transportation:
FAA Encountering Problems in Acquiring Major Automated Systems
T-RCED-90-72: Published: Apr 26, 1990. Publicly Released: Apr 26, 1990.
Budget and Spending:
Issues Related to DOT’s Fiscal Year 1991 Budget Request
T-IMTEC-90-6: Published: Apr 18, 1990. Publicly Released: Apr 18, 1990.
Transportation:
FAA Encountering Problems in Acquiring Major Automated Systems
T-RCED-90-66: Published: Apr 18, 1990. Publicly Released: Apr 18, 1990.
Budget and Spending:
Issues Related to FAA’s Fiscal Year 1991 Budget Request
RCED-90-146FS: Published: Apr 17, 1990. Publicly Released: Apr 17, 1990.
Air Traffic Control:
Status of FAA’s Effort to Modernize the System
T-RCED-90-42: Published: Mar 14, 1990. Publicly Released: Mar 14, 1990.
Transportation:
Staffing, Training, and Funding Issues for FAA’s Major Work Forces
RCED-90-94: Published: Feb 16, 1990. Publicly Released: Feb 28, 1990.
Aviation Safety:
Management Improvement Needed in FAA’s Airworthiness Directive Program
T-RCED-90-32: Published: Feb 27, 1990. Publicly Released: Feb 27, 1990.
Transportation:
Issues Related to FAA’s Modernization of the Air Traffic Control System
RCED-90-68FS: Published: Jan 9, 1990. Publicly Released: Jan 25, 1990.
Aviation Safety:
FAA Is Considering Changes to Aviation Medical Standards
IMTEC-90-8: Published: Jan 24, 1990. Publicly Released: Jan 24, 1990.
Aviation:
FAA’s Use and Management of Communications Resources
RCED-90-75: Published: Dec 22, 1989. Publicly Released: Dec 22, 1989.
Aging Aircraft:
FAA Needs Comprehensive Plan to Coordinate Government and Industry Actions
RCED-90-39: Published: Nov 21, 1989. Publicly Released: Dec 20, 1989.
Aviation Safety:
Facility Ranking of Controller Survey Responses
T-RCED-90-20: Published: Dec 18, 1989. Publicly Released: Dec 18, 1989.
Transportation:
Proactive Management of FAA’s Security Program Needed
RCED-90-66: Published: Dec 15, 1989. Publicly Released: Dec 15, 1989.
Aviation Security:
Training Standards Needed for Extra Security Measures at Foreign Airports
RCED-90-45FS: Published: Nov 9, 1989. Publicly Released: Dec 4, 1989.
Aviation Safety:
Information on FAA’s Age 60 Rule for Pilots
RCED-90-36: Published: Nov 13, 1989. Publicly Released: Nov 29, 1989.
Aviation Safety:
FAA’s Safety Inspection Management System Lacks Adequate Oversight
RCED-89-205FS: Published: Sep 28, 1989. Publicly Released: Oct 30, 1989.
Aviation Safety:
Chicago Center Work Force Views of the Air Traffic Control System
T-RCED-90-4: Published: Oct 26, 1989. Publicly Released: Oct 26, 1989.
Transportation:
Actions to Mitigate Aircraft Noise at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport
RCED-89-168: Published: Sep 14, 1989. Publicly Released: Oct 24, 1989.
Aviation Training:
FAA Aviation Safety Inspectors Are Not Receiving Needed Training
RCED-90-17: Published: Oct 12, 1989. Publicly Released: Oct 20, 1989.
Aviation Weather:
FAA Needs to Resolve Questions Involving the Use of New Radars
HRD-89-100: Published: Aug 18, 1989. Publicly Released: Oct 12, 1989.
Equal Employment Opportunity:
Actions Needed for FAA to Implement Committee Recommendations in the Airline Industry
T-RCED-90-2: Published: Oct 10, 1989. Publicly Released: Oct 10, 1989.
Meeting the Aging Aircraft Challenge:
Status and Opportunities
T-RCED-89-67: Published: Sep 27, 1989. Publicly Released: Sep 27, 1989.
Meeting the Aging Aircraft Challenge:
Status and Opportunities
RCED-89-189: Published: Sep 14, 1989. Publicly Released: Sep 25, 1989.
Aircraft Noise:
Eight Airports’ Efforts to Mitigate Noise
RCED-89-199: Published: Sep 8, 1989. Publicly Released: Sep 25, 1989.
Aviation Safety:
FAA Has Improved Its Removal Procedures for Pilot Examiners
IMTEC-89-62: Published: Sep 22, 1989. Publicly Released: Sep 22, 1989.
Air Traffic Control:
FAA Needs to Implement an Effective Testing Program
RCED-89-149: Published: Jun 30, 1989. Publicly Released: Jul 17, 1989.
Air Traffic Control:
FAA’s Interim Actions to Reduce Near Mid-Air Collisions
IMTEC-89-63: Published: Jul 6, 1989. Publicly Released: Jul 17, 1989.
Air Traffic Control:
Computer Capacity Shortfalls May Impair Flight Safety
RCED-89-92: Published: Jun 28, 1989. Publicly Released: Jul 17, 1989.
Air Traffic Control:
FAA’s Implementation of Modernization Projects in the Field
RCED-89-162FS: Published: May 24, 1989. Publicly Released: Jun 22, 1989.
Aviation Safety:
Comparison of Specific Responses in FAA Controller Questionnaire
RCED-89-84: Published: May 8, 1989. Publicly Released: Jun 2, 1989.
Aircraft Noise:
Status and Management of FAA’s West Coast Plan
IMTEC-89-39: Published: Jun 1, 1989. Publicly Released: Jun 1, 1989.
Air Traffic Control:
Voice Communications System Continues to Encounter Difficulties
RCED-89-112: Published: Apr 21, 1989. Publicly Released: May 25, 1989.
Aviation Safety:
Serious Problems Continue to Trouble the Air Traffic Control Work Force
T-RCED-89-44: Published: May 25, 1989. Publicly Released: May 25, 1989.
Transportation:
Serious Problems Continue to Trouble the Air Traffic Control Work Force
RCED-89-113FS: Published: Apr 24, 1989. Publicly Released: May 25, 1989.
Aviation Safety:
Conditions Within the Air Traffic Control Work Force
T-RCED-89-36: Published: May 11, 1989. Publicly Released: May 11, 1989.
Transportation:
Transportation Trust Funds
T-RCED-89-39: Published: May 9, 1989. Publicly Released: May 9, 1989.
Transportation:
Issues Related to FAA’s Effectiveness
T-IMTEC-89-6: Published: May 4, 1989. Publicly Released: May 4, 1989.
Transportation:
FAA’s Voice Switching and Control System
T-RCED-89-34: Published: May 4, 1989. Publicly Released: May 4, 1989.
Transportation:
FAA Appropriation Issues
RCED-89-114: Published: Apr 19, 1989. Publicly Released: Apr 27, 1989.
Aviation Safety:
FAA Action Plan for Chicago O’Hare International Airport
RCED-89-122FS: Published: Apr 12, 1989. Publicly Released: Apr 20, 1989.
Aviation Research:
Information on FAA’s Research, Engineering, and Development Program
RCED-89-83: Published: Mar 29, 1989. Publicly Released: Apr 14, 1989.
FAA Training:
Continued Improvements Needed in FAA’s Controller Field Training Program
T-RCED-89-21: Published: Apr 12, 1989. Publicly Released: Apr 12, 1989.
Transportation:
FAA Research, Engineering and Development Issues
IMTEC-89-44FS: Published: Mar 31, 1989. Publicly Released: Apr 6, 1989.
Computer Procurement:
FAA’s $1.5-Billion Computer Resources Nucleus Project
T-RCED-89-20: Published: Apr 4, 1989. Publicly Released: Apr 4, 1989.
Transportation:
FAA Appropriation Issues
T-IMTEC-89-3: Published: Apr 4, 1989. Publicly Released: Apr 4, 1989.
Information Technology:
FAA’s Voice Communications and Administrative Computer Systems
RCED-89-45: Published: Dec 7, 1988. Publicly Released: Dec 28, 1988.
Aviation Security:
FAA’s Assessments of Foreign Airports
RCED-89-7: Published: Nov 10, 1988. Publicly Released: Dec 1, 1988.
Air Traffic Control:
Continued Improvements Needed in FAA’s Management of the NAS Plan
IMTEC-89-5: Published: Nov 30, 1988. Publicly Released: Nov 30, 1988.
Air Traffic Control:
FAA Should Define the Optimal Advanced Automation System Alternative
OCG-89-25TR: Published: Nov 1, 1988. Publicly Released: Nov 1, 1988.
Transition Series:
Transportation Issues
RCED-88-218: Published: Sep 28, 1988. Publicly Released: Oct 5, 1988.
Aviation Safety:
Enhanced Requirements Can Improve Commuter Pilot Training
RCED-88-160: Published: Aug 23, 1988. Publicly Released: Sep 21, 1988.
Aviation Security:
Corrective Actions Underway, but Better Inspection Guidance Still Needed
RCED-88-214FS: Published: Sep 21, 1988. Publicly Released: Sep 21, 1988.
Federal Assets:
Information on Completed and Proposed Sales
RCED-88-189: Published: Sep 2, 1988. Publicly Released: Sep 19, 1988.
FAA Staffing:
Recruitment, Hiring, and Initial Training of Safety-Related Personnel
RCED-88-147: Published: Aug 5, 1988. Publicly Released: Aug 15, 1988.
Airspace Use:
FAA Needs to Improve Its Management of Special Use Airspace
RCED-88-143: Published: Aug 5, 1988. Publicly Released: Aug 5, 1988.
Aircraft Noise:
Implementation of FAA’s Expanded East Coast Plan
IMTEC-88-29: Published: Jul 29, 1988. Publicly Released: Jul 29, 1988.
Air Traffic Control:
Efforts to Expand the New York Terminal Area Automation System
RCED-88-154: Published: Jun 7, 1988. Publicly Released: Jul 8, 1988.
Aviation Safety:
Airlines Should Check Pilot Applicants’ Safety History
RCED-88-106: Published: Jun 21, 1988. Publicly Released: Jul 6, 1988.
FAA Staffing:
Improvements Needed in Estimating Air Traffic Controller Requirements
GGD-88-72BR: Published: Jun 28, 1988. Publicly Released: Jun 28, 1988.
Leasing Office Space:
FAA’s Denver Solicitation May Have Unduly Restricted Competition
T-RCED-88-45: Published: Jun 2, 1988. Publicly Released: Jun 2, 1988.
Transportation:
Issues Related to an Independent FAA
RCED-88-118: Published: May 16, 1988. Publicly Released: May 24, 1988.
Microwave Landing Systems:
Additional Systems Should Not Be Procured Unless Benefits Proven
T-RCED-88-39: Published: May 16, 1988. Publicly Released: May 16, 1988.
Transportation:
FAA’s Implementation of the Expanded East Coast Plan
RCED-88-133FS: Published: Apr 29, 1988. Publicly Released: May 9, 1988.
Airspace Use:
Status of Proposals To Expand Special Use Airspace in North Carolina
RCED-88-117: Published: Apr 15, 1988. Publicly Released: May 3, 1988.
Airport Noise:
FAA’s Enforcement of Noise Rules at National Airport
T-RCED-88-35: Published: Apr 12, 1988. Publicly Released: Apr 12, 1988.
Transportation:
FAA Appropriation Issues
RCED-88-113FS: Published: Mar 3, 1988. Publicly Released: Apr 4, 1988.
Hazardous Waste:
Problems and Cleanup Efforts at an FAA Facility in Oklahoma City
T-RCED-88-32: Published: Mar 31, 1988. Publicly Released: Mar 31, 1988.
Transportation:
FAA Appropriation Issues
T-IMTEC-88-2: Published: Mar 31, 1988. Publicly Released: Mar 31, 1988.
Transportation:
Federal Aviation Administration’s Advanced Automation System Investment
RCED-88-61: Published: Mar 18, 1988. Publicly Released: Mar 23, 1988.
Aviation Safety:
Measuring How Safely Individual Airlines Operate
T-IMTEC-88-3: Published: Mar 12, 1988. Publicly Released: Mar 12, 1988.
Transportation:
Federal Aviation Administration’s Advanced Automation System Investment
RCED-88-77: Published: Feb 8, 1988. Publicly Released: Mar 4, 1988.
Aviation Services:
Automation and Consolidation of Flight Service Stations
RCED-88-66BR: Published: Feb 11, 1988. Publicly Released: Feb 26, 1988.
Air Safety:
FAA’s Traffic Alert and Collision Avoidance System
IMTEC-88-6BR: Published: Jan 6, 1988. Publicly Released: Feb 10, 1988.
FAA Technical Center:
Mission and Role in National Airspace System Plan Implementation
B-227236: Published: Jul 2, 1987. Publicly Released: Feb 5, 1988.
Transportation:
[Comments on Federal Employee’s Entitlement to Relocation Expenses Pursuant to Proposed Transfer to FAA]
RCED-88-86: Published: Jan 29, 1988. Publicly Released: Jan 29, 1988.
Aviation Security:
Improved Controls Needed To Prevent Unauthorized Access at Key Airports
IMTEC-88-8: Published: Dec 22, 1987. Publicly Released: Dec 22, 1987.
Air Traffic Control:
FAA Should Avoid Duplication in Procuring a Traffic Management System
RCED-88-41: Published: Nov 18, 1987. Publicly Released: Dec 18, 1987.
Aviation Safety:
Commuter Airports Should Participate in the Airport Certification Program
T-RCED-88-14: Published: Dec 17, 1987. Publicly Released: Dec 17, 1987.
Homeland Security:
Security at Nation’s Highest Risk Airports
T-RCED-88-11: Published: Dec 1, 1987. Publicly Released: Dec 1, 1987.
Transportation:
Privatization of Federal Aviation Administration Functions
T-RCED-88-8: Published: Nov 18, 1987. Publicly Released: Nov 18, 1987.
Transportation:
FAA’s Air Traffic Controller Staffing Standards
RCED-88-14: Published: Oct 23, 1987. Publicly Released: Oct 23, 1987.
FAA Staffing:
FAA’s Definition of Its Controller Work Force Should Be Revised
T-RCED-88-4: Published: Oct 22, 1987. Publicly Released: Oct 22, 1987.
Transportation:
FAA’s Implementation of a Performance Standard for Passenger Screening Process
T-RCED-88-3: Published: Oct 15, 1987. Publicly Released: Oct 15, 1987.
Aviation Safety:
Is Re-regulation Needed To Improve Aviation Safety
RCED-87-137: Published: Sep 25, 1987. Publicly Released: Oct 13, 1987.
FAA Staffing:
Challenges in Managing Shortages in the Maintenance Work Force
T-RCED-87-43: Published: Sep 30, 1987. Publicly Released: Sep 30, 1987.
Transportation:
Hazardous Weather Detection and Dissemination Systems
RCED-87-208: Published: Sep 29, 1987. Publicly Released: Sep 29, 1987.
Aviation Weather:
Status of FAA’s New Hazardous Weather Detection and Dissemination Systems
B-227513: Published: Sep 8, 1987. Publicly Released: Sep 8, 1987.
Transportation:
[Recommendation to Congress To Relieve FAA Employee of Liability for Erroneous Payment]
T-RCED-87-42: Published: Jul 29, 1987. Publicly Released: Jul 29, 1987.
Transportation:
FAA Air Traffic Controller Staffing and Related Issues
RCED-87-182: Published: Jul 24, 1987. Publicly Released: Jul 24, 1987.
Aviation Security:
FAA Needs Preboard Passenger Screening Performance Standards
T-RCED-87-38: Published: Jun 30, 1987. Publicly Released: Jun 30, 1987.
Transportation:
Hazardous Weather Detection and Warning Systems
T-RCED-87-34: Published: Jun 18, 1987. Publicly Released: Jun 18, 1987.
Transportation:
FAA’s Preboard Passenger Screening Process
RCED-87-125FS: Published: Apr 30, 1987. Publicly Released: Jun 18, 1987.
Aviation Security:
FAA Preboard Passenger Screening Test Results
RCED-87-62: Published: May 19, 1987. Publicly Released: Jun 2, 1987.
Aviation Safety:
Needed Improvements in FAA’s Airline Inspection Program Are Underway
T-RCED-87-28: Published: May 28, 1987. Publicly Released: May 28, 1987.
Transportation:
NTSB Recommendations
RCED-87-115FS: Published: May 5, 1987. Publicly Released: May 22, 1987.
Aviation Safety:
Procedures for Registering and Certifying Air Carriers
RCED-87-138FS: Published: May 6, 1987. Publicly Released: May 11, 1987.
FAA Staffing:
Air Traffic Controllers’ Work Load and Operational Performance
T-IMTEC-87-6: Published: May 8, 1987. Publicly Released: May 8, 1987.
Transportation:
Federal Aviation Administration’s Acquisition of the Advanced Automation System
T-RCED-87-23: Published: May 8, 1987. Publicly Released: May 8, 1987.
Transportation:
Effects of Delays in FAA’s NAS Plan
T-RCED-87-25: Published: May 7, 1987. Publicly Released: May 7, 1987.
Transportation:
FAA Work Force Issues
T-IMTEC-87-4: Published: Apr 21, 1987. Publicly Released: Apr 21, 1987.
Transportation:
Federal Aviation Administration’s Acquisition of the Advanced Automation System
T-RCED-87-20: Published: Apr 21, 1987. Publicly Released: Apr 21, 1987.
Transportation:
FAA Appropriation Issues
RCED-87-104BR: Published: Apr 17, 1987. Publicly Released: Apr 17, 1987.
Air Traffic System:
Pilot Program To Contract Out Maintenance at Selected Facilities
T-RCED-87-16: Published: Apr 8, 1987. Publicly Released: Apr 8, 1987.
Transportation:
National Airspace System Plan Delays
RCED-87-8: Published: Mar 26, 1987. Publicly Released: Mar 26, 1987.
Aviation Acquisition:
Improved Process Needs To Be Followed
T-RCED-87-2: Published: Feb 27, 1987. Publicly Released: Feb 27, 1987.
Transportation:
Aviation Safety in Airspace Controlled by Two Major FAA Facilities in the Chicago Area
T-RCED-87-1: Published: Jan 29, 1987. Publicly Released: Jan 29, 1987.
Transportation:
Aviation Safety
RCED-87-19BR: Published: Dec 8, 1986. Publicly Released: Dec 22, 1986.
Aviation Safety:
Federal Regulation of Public Aircraft
RCED-87-18: Published: Dec 17, 1986. Publicly Released: Dec 17, 1986.
Airport Radar Acquisition:
FAA’s Procurement of Airport Surface Detection Equipment
RCED-87-32BR: Published: Oct 9, 1986. Publicly Released: Nov 7, 1986.
FAA Staffing:
The Air Traffic Control Work Force Opposes Rehiring Fired Controllers
September 25, 1986
Transportation:
FAA’s Role in Developing a Mid-Air Collision-Avoidance System
September 24, 1986
Transportation:
Use of Satellite Technology for Air Traffic Control and Navigation
August 14, 1986
Transportation:
FAA’s Air Traffic Controller Work Force
IMTEC-86-23BR: Published: Jul 1, 1986. Publicly Released: Jul 31, 1986.
ADP Equipment:
FAA’s Use of a Suspended Contractor
July 21, 1986
Transportation:
Aviation Safety
AFMD-86-31: Published: Jul 17, 1986. Publicly Released: Jul 17, 1986.
Budget Issues:
Cost Escalation on Three Major Department of Transportation Projects
July 17, 1986
Transportation:
S. 2417 and the Status of FAA’s Controller and Inspector Work Forces
IMTEC-86-25BR: Published: Jul 3, 1986. Publicly Released: Jul 14, 1986.
Air Traffic Control:
Status of FAA’s Host Computer Project and Related Software Enhancements
IMTEC-86-24: Published: Jul 8, 1986. Publicly Released: Jul 8, 1986.
Air Traffic Control:
FAA’s Advanced Automation System Acquisition Strategy Is Risky
RCED-86-173: Published: Jun 6, 1986. Publicly Released: Jul 7, 1986.
Aviation Weather Briefings:
FAA Should Buy Direct User Access Terminal Systems, Not Develop Them
June 26, 1986
Transportation:
Department of Defense Oversight of Airlines With Military Contracts
RCED-86-185BR: Published: Jun 20, 1986. Publicly Released: Jun 20, 1986.
Airline Inspections:
Comparison of Airlines With and Without Military Contracts
June 12, 1986
Transportation:
FAA Air Traffic Controller Staffing Issues
RCED-86-124BR: Published: May 21, 1986. Publicly Released: May 21, 1986.
Aviation Funding:
Options Available for Reducing the Aviation Trust Fund Balance
May 14, 1986
Transportation:
FAA’s Airline Inspection Program
B-199838: Published: Mar 24, 1986. Publicly Released: Apr 28, 1986.
Government Operations:
[Claim for Building Permit Fee for FAA Construction Project]
April 23, 1986
Transportation:
FAA’s Advanced Automation System
RCED-86-105FS: Published: Apr 22, 1986. Publicly Released: Apr 22, 1986.
Air Safety:
Federal Aviation Administration’s Role in Developing Mid-Air Collision Avoidance Back-Up Systems
RCED-86-152BR: Published: Apr 22, 1986. Publicly Released: Apr 22, 1986.
Aviation Weather Hazards:
FAA System for Disseminating Severe Weather Warnings to Pilots
April 16, 1986
Transportation:
FAA Appropriation Issues
April 16, 1986
Transportation:
FAA’s Advanced Automation System
RCED-86-128FS: Published: Mar 13, 1986. Publicly Released: Mar 25, 1986.
Aviation Safety:
FAA’s Surveillance of Two Contract Military Carriers
RCED-86-121: Published: Mar 6, 1986. Publicly Released: Mar 6, 1986.
Aviation Safety:
Serious Problems Concerning the Air Traffic Control Work Force
March 3, 1986
Transportation:
Conditions Within the Air Traffic Control Work Force at Six FAA Facilities
RCED-86-92: Published: Jan 31, 1986. Publicly Released: Jan 31, 1986.
Airline Takeoff and Landing Slots:
Department of Transportation’s Slot Allocation Rule
RCED-86-35: Published: Oct 30, 1985. Publicly Released: Oct 30, 1985.
Department of Transportation:
Implementing the Federal Managers’ Financial Integrity Act
October 2, 1985
Transportation:
FAA’s Terminal Doppler Radar Efforts
October 1, 1985
Transportation:
Three Safety Issues Relating to Aviation
RCED-85-157: Published: Aug 2, 1985. Publicly Released: Aug 8, 1985.
Transportation:
Compilation and Analysis of the Federal Aviation Administration’s Inspection of a Sample of Commercial Air Carriers
RCED-85-78: Published: Jul 29, 1985. Publicly Released: Jul 29, 1985.
Transportation:
Installation of Automated Weather Observing Systems by FAA at Commercial Airports Is Not Justified
IMTEC-85-11: Published: Jun 17, 1985. Publicly Released: Jun 17, 1985.
Transportation:
Key Aspects of FAA’s Plans To Acquire the Multi-Billion Dollar Advanced Automation System and Related Programs
IMTEC-85-10: Published: Jun 6, 1985. Publicly Released: Jun 6, 1985.
Federal Aviation Administration’s Host Computer:
More Realistic Performance Tests Needed Before Production Begins
GGD-85-24: Published: May 17, 1985. Publicly Released: May 28, 1985.
Transportation:
Compensation and Staffing Levels of FAA Police Force at Washington National and Washington Dulles International Airports
B-205961.3: Published: Aug 3, 1982. Publicly Released: May 6, 1985.
Business Regulation and Consumer Protection:
Query Concerning FAA Contract and Small Business Procurement Practices
B-1644971(1): Published: Aug 17, 1973. Publicly Released: May 6, 1985.
Transportation:
Cost of Complying With FAA Requirements
RCED-85-24: Published: Apr 3, 1985. Publicly Released: Apr 3, 1985.
Transportation:
FAA Could Improve Overall Aviation Safety and Reduce Costs Associated With Airport Instrument Landing Systems
B-214395: Published: May 29, 1984. Publicly Released: Jun 28, 1984.
Transportation:
[Query Concerning FAA Solicitation for Offers]
B-214395.2: Published: May 29, 1984. Publicly Released: Jun 28, 1984.
Transportation:
[Query Concerning FAA Solicitation for Offers]
IMTEC-84-14: Published: May 4, 1984. Publicly Released: May 24, 1984.
Government Operations:
Interim Observations on FAA’s Plans for Major Systems Acquisitions
B-214803: Published: Apr 16, 1984. Publicly Released: Apr 16, 1984.
Transportation:
Information on the FAA Regulation of the Aircraft Parts Manufacturing Industry
RCED-84-124: Published: Apr 13, 1984. Publicly Released: Apr 13, 1984.
Transportation:
Federal Aviation Administration’s System for Prioritizing Airport Grants
RCED-84-95: Published: Mar 2, 1984. Publicly Released: Mar 2, 1984.
Transportation:
The FAA Process of Selecting Locations for Automated Flight Service Stations
B-138942: Published: Jul 28, 1978. Publicly Released: Jan 4, 1984.
Transportation:
Travel Between Washington, D.C., and Brussels and Requirements of the Fly America Act
RCED-84-2: Published: Jan 4, 1984. Publicly Released: Jan 4, 1984.
Transportation:
Safety Standards on Small Passenger Aircraft–With Nine or Fewer Seats–Are Significantly Less Stringent Than on Larger Aircraft
January 27, 1977
Transportation:
Physician Immunity Needed for Reporting Medically Unfit Airmen to the Federal Aviation Administration
B-1644971(1): Published: Aug 17, 1973. Publicly Released: Dec 30, 1983.
Transportation:
Investigations of FAA’s Requirements for Aircraft and Airports
January 27, 1977
Transportation:
Physician Immunity Needed for Reporting Medically Unfit Airmen to FAA
B-212515: Published: Dec 21, 1983. Publicly Released: Dec 21, 1983.
Transportation:
[Request for Relief for Loss of Monies]
September 27, 1983
Transportation:
Small Air Carrier Aircraft Safety
July 14, 1970
Transportation:
Need for VA Approval of Flight Training Programs Approved by FAA
B-165504: Published: Jan 15, 1970. Publicly Released: Jul 22, 1983.
Transportation:
Ernst & Ernst Study and Cost Comparison for the FAA Airport Obstruction Survey Program
June 13, 1973
Transportation:
Cost Benefits Realized by FAA as a Result of Using General Travel Authorization Procedures
April 11, 1975
Transportation:
Federal Aviation Administration’s Regulation and Surveillance of Alterations to Light Aircraft
PLRD-83-52: Published: Apr 1, 1983. Publicly Released: May 3, 1983.
Transportation:
FAA Can Better Manage the Aircraft It Uses To Keep Pilots Current and Provide Transportation
PLRD-83-59: Published: Mar 18, 1983. Publicly Released: Mar 18, 1983.
Transportation:
Followup of FAA’s Monitoring of the Actual Use of Federal Real Property Conveyed to Non-Federal Recipients
AFMD-83-34: Published: Feb 16, 1983. Publicly Released: Mar 16, 1983.
Transportation:
FAA’s Plan To Improve the Air Traffic Control System
RCED-83-60: Published: Nov 24, 1982. Publicly Released: Dec 23, 1982.
Transportation:
Greater Emphasis on Information Resource Management Is Needed at the Federal Aviation Administration
May 11, 1978
Transportation:
Improvements Needed in FAA’s Management of Air Traffic Controller Activities and Programs
B-165504: Published: Mar 10, 1970. Publicly Released: Nov 17, 1982.
Transportation:
FAA Decision To Continue To Obtain Airport Obstruction Survey Charts
B-162897: Published: Jun 2, 1970. Publicly Released: Nov 12, 1982.
Transportation:
Aircraft Owned or Leased by FAA
CED-82-104: Published: Sep 13, 1982. Publicly Released: Sep 13, 1982.
Transportation:
Runways at Small Airports Are Deteriorating Because of Deferred Maintenance
B-208022: Published: Aug 31, 1982. Publicly Released: Aug 31, 1982.
Transportation:
[Query Regarding Relief From Liability]
B-206745: Published: Aug 9, 1982. Publicly Released: Aug 9, 1982.
Justice and Law Enforcement:
[Request for Relief From Liability]
August 5, 1982
Transportation:
Aviation Safety Hazards
AFMD-82-91: Published: Jun 4, 1982. Publicly Released: Jul 6, 1982.
Transportation:
Review of the FAA Response to Letter on the National Airspace System Plan
B-201965: Published: Jun 15, 1982. Publicly Released: Jun 15, 1982.
Auditing and Financial Management:
Payment Methods in Accounting System
June 4, 1982
Transportation:
The Proposed Airport and Airway System Development Act of 1982
B-206646(JLM): Published: Jun 1, 1982. Publicly Released: Jun 1, 1982.
Transportation:
Legal Opinion on Proposed Plan To Lessen Potential Workload
May 18, 1982
Transportation:
Alternatives to Current Management and Ownership of Washington National and Dulles International Airports
AFMD-82-66: Published: Apr 20, 1982. Publicly Released: Apr 27, 1982.
Transportation:
Examination of the Federal Aviation Administration’s Plan for the National Airspace System–Interim Report
AFMD-82-43: Published: Feb 16, 1982. Publicly Released: Apr 20, 1982.
Transportation:
Computer Outages at Air Terminal Facilities and Their Correlation to Near Mid-Air Collisions
CED-82-49: Published: Mar 5, 1982. Publicly Released: Mar 15, 1982.
Transportation:
The Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena Airport Authority’s Compliance With the Noise Provision of Its Federal Grant
March 5, 1982
Transportation:
Need for Written Procedures to Guide FAA Staff in Preparing Certain Cost-Benefit Analyses
CED-82-45: Published: Feb 25, 1982. Publicly Released: Feb 25, 1982.
Transportation:
Assessment of the Federal Aviation Administration’s Plan To Close Its Denver and Honolulu Regional Offices
AFMD-82-47: Published: Feb 18, 1982. Publicly Released: Feb 18, 1982.
Transportation:
Applicability of Public Law 89-306 to the FAA Procurement of Computers for the Air Traffic Control System
B-204173: Published: Jan 11, 1982. Publicly Released: Jan 11, 1982.
Transportation:
Request for Relief From Liability
December 9, 1981
Transportation:
H.R. 5038
MASAD-81-37: Published: Jul 29, 1981. Publicly Released: Jul 29, 1981.
Transportation:
FAA Communications Equipment Replacement Plans
CED-81-127: Published: Jul 9, 1981. Publicly Released: Jul 27, 1981.
Transportation:
Controller Staffing and Training at Four FAA Air Traffic Control Facilities
July 21, 1981
Transportation:
FAA’s Planned Consolidation of Regional Offices
CED-81-114: Published: Jun 29, 1981. Publicly Released: Jun 29, 1981.
Transportation:
The Federal Aviation Administration Can Improve the Operation of Its General Aviation District Offices
AFMD-81-66: Published: Jun 1, 1981. Publicly Released: Jun 17, 1981.
Transportation:
Review of DOT’s Response to Recommendations in the Senate Report on FAA’s En Route Air Traffic Control Computer System
AFMD-81-67: Published: Jun 1, 1981. Publicly Released: Jun 17, 1981.
Transportation:
Review of DOT’s Response to Recommendations in the Senate Report on FAA’s En Route Air Traffic Control Computer System
June 17, 1981
Transportation:
FAA Air Traffic Control Computer Modernization Program
PLRD-81-30: Published: Jun 5, 1981. Publicly Released: Jun 5, 1981.
Government Operations:
Better Investment Decisions Can Save Money at GSA and FAA
CED-81-100: Published: Jun 1, 1981. Publicly Released: Jun 1, 1981.
Transportation:
FAA Misses Opportunities To Discontinue or Reduce Operating Hours of Some Airport Traffic Control Towers
ID-81-36: Published: Apr 27, 1981. Publicly Released: Apr 27, 1981.
Justice and Law Enforcement:
Appropriateness of Procedures for Leasing Defense Property to Foreign Governments
CED-81-64: Published: Feb 27, 1981. Publicly Released: Mar 25, 1981.
Transportation:
FAA Is Making Air Traffic Control Procedures at New Orleans International Airport More Efficient
MASAD-81-16: Published: Mar 5, 1981. Publicly Released: Mar 5, 1981.
Government Operations:
Contract Overpriced and Established Pricing Regulations and Procedures Not Followed
CED-81-8: Published: Nov 3, 1980. Publicly Released: Nov 3, 1980.
Transportation:
Federal Aviation Administration’s Management of Two Grants to the Tulsa International Airport
August 21, 1980
Transportation:
Aviation Safety
LCD-80-84: Published: Aug 13, 1980. Publicly Released: Aug 13, 1980.
Transportation:
Misuse of Airport Land Acquired Through Federal Assistance
PSAD-80-42: Published: Jun 4, 1980. Publicly Released: Jun 16, 1980.
Transportation:
FAA Has Not Gone Far Enough With Improvements to Its Planning and Acquisition Processes
June 3, 1980
Transportation:
Aviation Safety Hazards
CED-80-66: Published: Feb 29, 1980. Publicly Released: Mar 3, 1980.
Transportation:
How To Improve the Federal Aviation Administration’s Ability To Deal With Safety Hazards
B-196646: Published: Jan 28, 1980. Publicly Released: Jan 28, 1980.
Transportation:
Conduction of Procurements
PSAD-80-1: Published: Oct 31, 1979. Publicly Released: Oct 31, 1979.
FAA’s Program To Automate Flight Service Stations:
Status and Needs
PSAD-79-94: Published: Aug 8, 1979. Publicly Released: Aug 22, 1979.
Transportation:
Unnecessary Procurement of an Aviation Weather and Notice to Airmen System by the FAA
June 26, 1979
Transportation:
Benefits For Air Traffic Controllers And Others
LCD-79-104: Published: Apr 30, 1979. Publicly Released: Apr 30, 1979.
Transportation:
Should NAVSTAR Be Used for Civil Navigation? FAA Should Improve Its Efforts To Decide
CED-79-17: Published: Apr 17, 1979. Publicly Released: Apr 17, 1979.
Developing a National Airport System:
Additional Congressional Guidance Needed
CED-79-61: Published: Mar 15, 1979. Publicly Released: Mar 15, 1979.
Transportation:
Selected Budget Issues in the Federal Aviation Administration
CED-79-48: Published: Feb 21, 1979. Publicly Released: Feb 21, 1979.
Government Operations:
Review of Allegations of Unfair Treatment of New Breed Moving Corporation
November 22, 1978
Transportation:
Problems in Funding State of Alaska Airport Development Projects
CED-79-10: Published: Nov 21, 1978. Publicly Released: Nov 21, 1978.
Justice and Law Enforcement:
Commercial Safety Regulations Are Avoided by Some Large Aircraft Operators
PSAD-79-3: Published: Oct 27, 1978. Publicly Released: Oct 27, 1978.
Transportation:
Questions relating to the Development of the Microwave Landing System
LCD-78-127: Published: Oct 23, 1978. Publicly Released: Oct 23, 1978.
Transportation:
Planned Modernization of Equipment by the Federal Aviation Administration Needs Reevaluation
PSAD-78-149: Published: Oct 19, 1978. Publicly Released: Oct 19, 1978.
Transportation:
Status of the Federal Aviation Administration’s Microwave Landing System
September 28, 1978
Government Operations:
Uncertificated Large Aircraft Operations
CED-78-156: Published: Aug 22, 1978. Publicly Released: Aug 22, 1978.
Environmental Effects of Airport Development:
Better Assessment Needed
CED-78-131: Published: Jun 29, 1978. Publicly Released: Jun 29, 1978.
Transportation:
Second-Career Training for Air Traffic Controllers Should Be Discontinued
LCD-78-105: Published: May 22, 1978. Publicly Released: May 22, 1978.
Information Technology:
Strong Centralized Management Needed in Computer-Based Information Systems
CED-78-58: Published: Mar 20, 1978. Publicly Released: Mar 20, 1978.
Transportation:
Stronger Federal Aviation Administration Requirements Needed To Identify and Reduce Alcohol Use Among Civilian Pilots
CED-78-52: Published: Jan 31, 1978. Publicly Released: Jan 31, 1978.
Transportation:
Concorde Monitoring and Noise Regulation
January 24, 1978
Transportation:
GAO’s Review of the Federal Aviation Airport Grant-in-Aid Program
November 28, 1977
Transportation:
Federal Aviation Administration’s Long Range Radar System ARSR-3
September 20, 1977
Economic Development:
Review of the Pricing of a Negotiated Firm-Fixed Price Contract
CED-77-73: Published: May 27, 1977. Publicly Released: May 27, 1977.
Eppley Airfield, Nebraska:
Problems Caused in Council Bluffs, Iowa
April 4, 1977
Natural Resources and Environment:
The Implementation of the Noise Control Act of 1972
LCD-76-445: Published: Mar 31, 1977. Publicly Released: Mar 31, 1977.
Transportation:
Using Aviation Resources in the United States More Efficiently
PSAD-77-66: Published: Mar 24, 1977. Publicly Released: Mar 24, 1977.
Science and Technology:
Federal Agencies’ Contracting for Research and Development in the Private, Profitmaking Sector
OGC-77-14: Published: Mar 23, 1977. Publicly Released: Mar 23, 1977.
Budget and Spending:
Impoundment Message to Congress
PSAD-77-13: Published: Dec 15, 1976. Publicly Released: Dec 15, 1976.
Budget and Spending:
Issues and Management Problems in Developing an Improved Air-Traffic-Control System
CED-76-154: Published: Nov 3, 1976. Publicly Released: Nov 3, 1976.
Transportation:
The Federal Aviation Administration Should Do More to Detect Civilian Pilots Having Medical Problems
PSAD-76-172: Published: Oct 4, 1976. Publicly Released: Oct 4, 1976.
Federal Short Takeoff and Landing Transport Programs:
Status and Needs
FPCD-76-50: Published: Aug 4, 1976. Publicly Released: Aug 4, 1976.
Government Operations:
Problems With the Financial Disclosure System
RED-76-65: Published: Feb 26, 1976. Publicly Released: Feb 26, 1976.
Transportation:
Improved Controls Needed Over Private Pilot Licensing
RED-75-384: Published: Jun 19, 1975. Publicly Released: Nov 6, 1975.
Transportation:
Control of Aircraft Noise and Air Pollution; Meetings Between FAA and the Public
May 21, 1974
Transportation:
Review Printing and Duplication Unit, Publishing and Distribution Section, FAA, Fort Worth, Texas
B-170264: Published: Dec 21, 1973. Publicly Released: Dec 21, 1973.
Human Capital:
Claim for Overtime Compensation While in Standby Status
B-179519: Published: Dec 11, 1973. Publicly Released: Dec 11, 1973.
Transportation:
Protest of FAA Contract Award
B-179140: Published: Dec 3, 1973. Publicly Released: Dec 3, 1973.
Transportation:
Protest Against FAA Contract Award
November 20, 1973
Transportation:
Survey of the Accounting for Personal Property on a Multi-Agency Basis
October 26, 1973
Transportation:
FAA Regulation and Surveillance of Air Taxi Operators
B-178477: Published: Aug 13, 1973. Publicly Released: Aug 13, 1973.
Transportation:
Reimbursement of Expenses
B-178688: Published: Jul 10, 1973. Publicly Released: Jul 10, 1973.
Transportation:
Request Concerning Price Adjustment Based on Alleged Bid Error
B-177847: Published: Jul 10, 1973. Publicly Released: Jul 10, 1973.
Transportation:
Protest of FAA Contract Award
B-178399: Published: Jun 13, 1973. Publicly Released: Jun 13, 1973.
Transportation:
Claim for Real Estate Expenses
B-178310: Published: Jun 6, 1973. Publicly Released: Jun 6, 1973.
Transportation:
Claim for Reimbursement of Expenses Incident to Performance of Temporary Duty
B-91607: Published: Oct 25, 1972. Publicly Released: Oct 25, 1972.
Transportation:
Claims for Damages to Personal Property Suffered by Employees of the Department of Transportation
August 23, 1972
Transportation:
Utilization of Passenger-Carrying Vehicles at Dulles International Airport
January 12, 1972
Transportation:
FAA Procurement of Test-Monitor-and-Control Equipment
B-172920: Published: Aug 11, 1971. Publicly Released: Aug 11, 1971.
Transportation:
Comments on FAA Employees’ Claims for Holiday Premium Pay
B-173149: Published: Aug 10, 1971. Publicly Released: Aug 10, 1971.
Transportation:
Comments on FAA Employee’s Claim for Cookware
June 1, 1970
Transportation:
FAA Aircraft Certification Activities in the Western Region
B-168323: Published: Dec 22, 1969. Publicly Released: Dec 22, 1969.
Transportation:
FAA Employee’s Claim for Overtime Pay
March 14, 1969
Transportation:
Review of Certifying Accounts, Headquarters Office, FAA
B-159141: Published: Aug 18, 1967. Publicly Released: Aug 18, 1967.
Transportation:
Comments on Proposed Change in Reserving Funds Sufficient to Pay Termination Costs for Two FAA Contracts for Civil Supersonic Aircraft