U.S. Air Force (21 - 24 of 24 items)
Need for Full Cost Reporting and Participating Agreement on SEASAT-A Project
PSAD-78-76: Published: Jun 19, 1978. Publicly Released: Jun 19, 1978.
Two issues discussed in previous reports on the SEASAT-A Project continue to be of concern: (1) the need to report full project costs to the Congress; and (2) the need to develop a top-level agreement between the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) regarding project participation. Semiannaul SEASAT-A reports show that...
The Space Transportation System
105609: Mar 9, 1978
In 1972, the two expected principal users of the Space Transportation System, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and the Department of Defense (DOD), agreed that the program would require two launch sites, Kennedy Space Center (KSC) in Florida and Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. NASA budget requests include additonal orbiters which would bring the total to five. The...
Influence Of Public Affairs Organizations On Information And Advertising Programs
B-161939: Published: Aug 10, 1971. Publicly Released: Aug 10, 1971.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO investigated Department of Defense (DOD) public relations activities, focusing on the extent to which the: (1) material and services produced by DOD information and advertising programs were used for public consumption; and (2) formal public information and public affairs organizations of DOD were consulted in determining what kind of materials and services...
Opportunity For Savings By Consolidating Photographic Operations At The John F. Kennedy Space Center And The Air Force Eastern Test Range
B-162902: Published: Jan 10, 1968. Publicly Released: Jan 10, 1968.
GAO reviewed the National Aeronautics and Space Administration's John F. Kennedy Space Center's (KSC) and the Air Force's Eastern Test Range's (AFETR) apparent dual role in providing photographic operations in the Cocoa Beach, Florida area, focusing on: (1) examinations of Department of Defense-NASA agreements; and (2) discussions with officials from both facilities and the contractors providing p...