The Office of Inspector General issued a memorandum to the Deputy Secretary to follow up on the Department’s recent audit request regarding the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) Flight Standards Service.
Responding to the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act is undoubtedly among the Department of Transportation’s (DOT) highest priorities in this time of national emergency.
Letter to Chairmen DeFazio and Larsen and Ranking Members Graves and Graves on ADS-B Out Equipage Rates
The Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) technology is a cornerstone of the Next Generation Air Transportation System and is intended to allow FAA to transition from ground-based radar to a sat
This letter provides an update on our actions in response to a March 19, 2018, letter from Senators Charles E. Schumer and Kirsten E. Gillibrand regarding the March 11, 2018, fatal Liberty Helicopters crash in New York City.
Letter to Ranking Members DeFazio, Lowey, and Price Regarding DOT Officials’ Communications Concerning the 21st Century Aviation Innovation, Reform, and Reauthorization Act
On August 30, 2017, we responded to a letter from Ranking Member Peter A. DeFazio of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure; Ranking Member Nita M. Lowey of the House Committee on Appropriations; and Ranking Member David E.
Letter to Chairman Bill Shuster and Chairman Frank L. LoBiondo Regarding FAA’s July 2016 NextGen Business Case
On August 15, 2017, we responded to a letter from Bill Shuster, Chairman of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, and Frank L.
Letter to Ranking Member Peter DeFazio and Ranking Member Rick Larsen regarding Regional Air Carrier Pilot Pay and Qualifications
On March 2, 2017, we issued a letter in response to a congressional request for information on regional air carrier pilot pay and qualifications.
On July 11, 2016, the Chairman of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure requested our responses to three questions related to the cost and schedule of the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) Next Generation Air Transportatio
Letter to Chairman Ron Johnson and Chairman Charles E. Grassley on the Status of OIG Open Audit Recommendations
We sent our response to Senator Ron Johnson and Senator Charles E. Grassley regarding their February 27, 2015, request that we provide the status of OIG open audit recommendations.
On March 11, 2015, we issued a letter to Chairman Jason Chaffetz and Ranking Member Elijah Cummings of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform regarding the status of our open audit recommendations.