Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO evaluated the Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) progress in implementing the National Airspace System (NAS) Plan, focusing on: (1) the adequacy of FAA headquarters planning for regional installation and integration of NAS equipment; and (2) whether FAA regions had sufficient information to perform those tasks within established schedules.
Recommendations for Executive Action
|Department of Transportation||1. The Secretary of Transportation should direct the Administrator, FAA, to ensure that project implementation plans conform to established FAA planning standards before they are issued.|
|Department of Transportation||2. The Secretary of Transportation should direct the Administrator, FAA, to ensure that RPMS is available in time to develop the fiscal year (FY) 1991 budget request.|