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Aviation weather : agencies need to improve performance measurement and fully address key challenges : report to congressional requesters.

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (ii, 30 pages) : illustrations, map
  • Publisher: [Washington, D.C.] : U.S. Govt. Accountability Office, [2010]

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General Note:
Title from title screen (GAO, viewed on Feb. 18, 2011).
"September 2010."
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note:
Background -- NWS and FAA officials agreed to improve services, but this agreement is not fully defined -- NWS made progress in measuring center weather service unit performance but has not yet established performance baselines or reported on key measures -- NWS and FAA have not fully addressed key challenges -- Conclusions -- Recommendations for executive action -- Agency comments and our evaluation -- Appendix I : Objectives, scope, and methodology -- Appendix II : Key FAA concerns and NWS steps to address them -- Appendix III : Comments from the Department of Commerce -- Appendix IV : GAO contact and staff acknowledgments -- Tables.
Subject: Air traffic control.
Weather forecasting > United States.
United States. National Weather Service

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