AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL: IMPROVEMENTS NEEDED IN FAA'S MANAGEMENT OF ACQUISITIONS. TESTIMONY

This is the statement of Allen Li, Associate Director, Transportation Issues, Resources, Community, and Economic Development Division, General Accounting Office (GAO), before the Subcommittee on Transportation and Related Agencies, Committee on Appropriations, U.S. Senate, on acquisition management in the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), particularly in the context of modernization of the air traffic control (ATC) system. The testimony summarizes GAO's numerous reviews of FAA's modernization program done over the past several years, and describes problems with the modernization projects' costs and schedules, the causes of those problems, and the steps needed to strengthen FAA's acquisition process.

  • Corporate Authors:

    U.S. General Accounting Office

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  • Authors:
    • Li, A
  • Publication Date: 1993-5-5

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Features: Appendices;
  • Pagination: 15 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00629121
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: GAO/T-RCED-93-36
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 21 1993 12:00AM