Airports (51 - 56 of 56 items)
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-00-258R: Published: Aug 18, 2000. Publicly Released: Sep 22, 2000.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO provided information on the Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) science activities, in the Department of Transportation's (DOT) Performance report, focusing on: (1) how fiscal year (FY) 1999 performance report/FY 2001 performance plan addresses FAA's science activities; (2) the extent to which FAA's science activities in the President's FY 2001 budget r...
Ernst & Ernst Study and Cost Comparison for the FAA Airport Obstruction Survey Program
B-165504: Published: Jan 15, 1970. Publicly Released: Jul 22, 1983.
No summary is currently available...
Controller Staffing and Training at Four FAA Air Traffic Control Facilities
CED-81-127: Published: Jul 9, 1981. Publicly Released: Jul 27, 1981.
GAO examined conditions related to air traffic controllers at Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) air traffic control facilities in several areas in the Nation, including Chicago's O'Hare Airport.FAA officials have stated that staffing levels in the radar room at the O'Hare Airport tower are unsatisfactory, and GAO agrees. Staffing is at 68 percent of its authorized level, and overtime use is hi...
GAO's Review of the Federal Aviation Airport Grant-in-Aid Program
105031: Jan 24, 1978
An ongoing review has been conducted of the Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) airport grant-in aid program which provides funds for the planning and development of airports. Under this program public airports are eligible for matching Federal grants for a wide variety of projects to improve their safety and capacity. Part of the review has included preliminary results of a questionnaire sent...
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...
Claim for Meeting Registration Fee
B-66978: Published: Aug 25, 1947. Publicly Released: Aug 25, 1947.
GAO commented on whether the Federal Works Agency could properly reimburse its representative for the amount of a registration fee, which included meals, for the Joint Airport Users' Conference sponsored by the National Aeronautics Association. GAO determined that the registration fee could be reimbursed minus a deduction of one-fifth of the authorized per diem rate for each meal or lodging furnis...