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New Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Firms Continue To Face Barriers to Obtaining Work at the Nation’s Largest Airports
Each year, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) distributes more than $3 billion in Federal grants for airport projects.
In July 2009, the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) directed all Federal agencies to reduce the amount of dollars obligated on noncompetitive contracts, including sole-source contracts.
FAA’s Management and Oversight Are Inadequate To Secure Timely and Cost-Efficient Agency-Leased Offices and Warehouses
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Volpe Did Not Fully Comply With Federal Requirements When Planning and Administering Its V TRIPS Contract
The Volpe National Transportation Center uses its 5-year, $234-million Transportation Information Project Support (V-TRIPS) contract to provide information technology support services.
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In 2011, as part of its “Campaign to Cut Waste,” the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) set a goal for agencies to reduce spending on management support services contracts by 15 percent—from fiscal year 2010 spending levels—by the end of fiscal
In 2007, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) awarded a more than $1.8 billion contract to develop and implement the Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) system.
The U.S. Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Volpe National Transportation Systems Center (Volpe) performs transportation-related systems research and applications development for DOT and other Federal and non-Federal sponsors.
Contract closeout is an important contract administration procedure that involves verifying that goods and services were provided as intended, validating final costs and payments, and freeing excess funds for possible use elsewhere.
On May 15, 2012, the Inspector General issued an interim letter regarding our ongoing audit work on the governance and management policies and processes of the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority (MWAA). MWAA operates the federally owned W