FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION'S AIRPORT CERTIFICATION PROGRAM: HAS IT RESULTED IN SAFE AIRPORTS?

The Federal Aviation Administration's efforts to upgrade the safety of airports used by trading public are discussed. Minimum safety standards for the operation of airports and a certification program were established. Improvements resulting from the airport certification program include upgrading firefighting and rescue equipment, reducing hazards caused by obstructions, and establishing and improving emergency plans.

  • Corporate Authors:

    U.S. General Accounting Office

    441 G Street, NW
    Washington, DC  United States  20548
  • Publication Date: 1975-8

Media Info

  • Pagination: 35 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00163503
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 28 1977 12:00AM