Space exploration (1 - 10 of 219 items)
Actions Needed to Improve Transparency and Assess Long-Term Affordability of Human Exploration Programs
Published: May 8, 2014. Publicly Released: May 8, 2014.
Acquisition Management Continues to Improve but Challenges Persist for Current and Future Programs
Published: Mar 12, 2014. Publicly Released: Mar 12, 2014.
James Webb Space Telescope:
Project Meeting Commitments but Current Technical, Cost, and Schedule Challenges Could Affect Continued Progress
Published: Jan 8, 2014. Publicly Released: Jan 8, 2014.
Geostationary Weather Satellites:
Progress Made, but Weaknesses in Scheduling, Contingency Planning, and Communicating with Users Need to Be Addressed
Published: Sep 9, 2013. Publicly Released: Sep 19, 2013.
Defense and Civilian Agencies Request Significant Funding for Launch-Related Activities
Published: Sep 9, 2013. Publicly Released: Sep 9, 2013.
Significant Challenges Remain for Access, Use, and Sustainment of the International Space Station
Published: Mar 28, 2012. Publicly Released: Mar 28, 2012.
International Space Station:
Approaches for Ensuring Utilization through 2020 Are Reasonable but Should Be Revisited as NASA Gains More Knowledge of On-Orbit Performance
Published: Dec 15, 2011. Publicly Released: Dec 15, 2011.
Key Controls NASA Employs to Guide Use and Management of Funded Space Act Agreements Are Generally Sufficient, but Some Could Be Strengthened and Clarified
Published: Nov 17, 2011. Publicly Released: Nov 17, 2011.
NASA Needs to Better Assess Contract Termination Liability Risks and Ensure Consistency in Its Practices
Published: Jul 12, 2011. Publicly Released: Jul 12, 2011.
Reimbursable Space Act Agreements:
NASA Generally Adhering to Fair Reimbursement Controls, but Guidance on Waived Cost Justifications Needs Refinement
Published: May 26, 2011. Publicly Released: May 26, 2011.