Program evaluation (41 - 43 of 43 items)
Transportation Vehicles Available in Europe for Medical Evacuations
LCD-80-71: Published: Jun 10, 1980. Publicly Released: Jun 10, 1980.
GAO reviewed Army and Air Force medical transportation vehicles available in Europe to meet wartime medical evacuation needs. The review was directed primarily at evaluating the physical condition of those air and ground vehicles with a dedicated wartime mission of evacuating casualties from the battle area to and among treatment locations intheater. Also included in the review were selected activ...
Why the Federal Airline Subsidy Program Needs Revision
CED-77-114: Published: Aug 19, 1977. Publicly Released: Aug 19, 1977.
The Civil Aeronautics Board's (CAB) subsidy program, which annually pays airlines about $60 million to serve small communities, needs complete revision. The program is directed at sustaining local service airlines rather than providing necessary air service to small communities which cannot support air service without federal subsidy.The current program finances losses that airlines incur in servi...
Federal Short Takeoff and Landing Transport Programs: Status and Needs
PSAD-76-172: Published: Oct 4, 1976. Publicly Released: Oct 4, 1976.
Federal programs to develop short-haul air transportation systems have been attempted to meet the problems of airport congestion. Plans were drafted for coordinated action by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) but were never adopted. NASA and the Air Force are pursuing separate programs costing about $430 million to develop and te...