Accession Number : ADA282307

Title :   Staffing, Training, and Funding Issues for FAA's Major Work Force.

Corporate Author : GENERAL ACCOUNTING OFFICE WASHINGTON DC RESOURCES COMMUNITY AND ECONOMIC DEVE LOPMENT DIV

Report Date : 14 MAR 1990

Pagination or Media Count : 16

Abstract : We appreciate the opportunity to testify on major work force issues affecting PAA operations. Several times over the past few years GAO has reported that FAA needs to improve its hiring and training of three work forces critical for air traffic safety--air traffic controllers, aviation safety inspectors, and maintenance technicians. Our testimony today will reiterate some of our concerns and discuss a range of needed management improvements

Descriptors :   *AVIATION SAFETY, *AIR TRAFFIC CONTROLLERS, *AVIATION TECHNICIANS, PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT, JOB TRAINING, INSPECTION, AVIATION PERSONNEL, AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL SYSTEMS, FEDERAL BUDGETS.

Subject Categories : Personnel Management and Labor Relations
      Commercial and General Aviation

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE