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On August 4, 2011, we issued a report on the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) oversight process for contractor-owned air traffic control systems. We conducted our review at the request of the former Chairmen of the House Committee on Trans
FAA Needs To Strengthen Its Risk Assessment and Oversight Approach for Organization Designation Authorization and Risk-Based Resource Targeting Programs
On June 29, 2011, we issued a report on the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) Organization Designation Authority (ODA) program and Risk Based Resource Targeting (RBRT) system. We conducted our review at the request of Representative Daniel
On August 3, 2011, we issued our final report on the Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) acquisition workforce.
New Approaches Are Needed to Strengthen FAA Oversight of Air Carrier Training Programs and Pilot Performance
On December 20, 2011, we issued a report on the Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) oversight of air carrier training programs and pilot performance. We found that FAA’s oversight of air carriers’ pilot training and proficiency programs lacks
FAA and Industry Are Taking Action To Address Pilot Fatigue, But More Information On Pilot Commuting Is Needed
On September 12, 2011, we issued a report on Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and industry efforts to address and enforce Federal regulations for flight crew rest requirements and fatigue issues.
FAA Must Strengthen Its Cost and Price Analysis Processes to Prevent Overpaying for Noncompetitive Contracts
On May 19, 2011, we issued our final report on the Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) cost and price analyses. The Office of Management and Budget emphasizes the importance of conducting effective cost and price analyses to avoid overpaying
On March 30, 2011, we issued a follow-up report to our 2009 audit on training failures among newly hired air traffic controllers. Our audit objectives were to: (1) evaluate the Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) actions to improve its system
FAA's Approach To SWIM Has Led To Cost And Schedule Uncertainty And No Clear Path For Achieving NextGen Goals
On June 15, 2011, we issued a report on the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) development and implementation of the System Wide Information Management (SWIM) program. SWIM is a key program in the Next Generation Air Transportation System (N
FAA Has Not Adequately Implemented Security Requirements for Its Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast System
This report presents the results of OIG’s review of the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) system.
On February 23, we issued a quality control review report on a single audit performed by Marcias Gini & O'Connell LLP with supporting work from KMPG, LLP on the City and County of San Francisco's use of United States Department of Transportati