In response to a request from Rep.
In January 2023, Chair Maria Cantwell of the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee requested that we review the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) compliance with congressionally mandated aviation safety reforms within the 20
What We Looked At
Our office, the Social Security Administration (SSA) OIG, and U.S.
On January 11, 2010, we responded to a request from Senator Claire McCaskill that our office report on FAA’s progress in implementing our audit recommendations to improve its oversight of outsourced aircraft maintenance. We reported that, overall
On March 21, 2011, we issued a letter to Representative Jerry F.
On February 9, 2011, we issued a letter to Chairman Rockefeller and Ranking Member Hutchison of the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation and to Ranking Member DeMint of the Subcommittee on Aviation Operations, Safety, and Security re
On November 6, 2007, Senator Lautenberg requested that we review emergency and minimum fuel declarations by pilots on flights into the Newark Liberty International Airport (Newark Liberty).
On September 24, 2012, we issued the 11th in a series of periodic updates to our Aviation Industry Performance Report. This report provides a comprehensive analysis of aviation industry trends in the 2008 to 2011 period and their impact on aviati
On December 21, we issued a letter to the Chairmen and Ranking Members of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee and Aviation Subcommittee regarding FAA's efforts to implement the Next Generation Air Transportation System (NextGen).