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Using Aviation Resources in the United States More Efficiently
LCD-76-445: Published: Mar 31, 1977. Publicly Released: Mar 31, 1977.
There are 12,000 airfields in the United States, of which more than 4,000 serve the general public and the military community. To promote safety, manage airspace and resources, and provide the required logistics for these functions, the Federal Government has invested more than $1.6 billion to support aviation.The Departments of Commerce, Defense, and Transportation provide overlapping services, i...
Federal Short Takeoff and Landing Transport Programs: Status and Needs
101787: Feb 17, 1977
A 1976 report on Federal Short Takeoff and Landing (STOL) Transport Programs was summarized. The major thrust of the report was to recommend reassessment of the needs and priorities for short-haul transportation systems. GAO noted that the Department of Transportation sees improved rail systems and better use of existing air transportation facilities as the preferred solutions to congestion in hig...