Setting On-Time Performance Targets at Congested Airports Could Help Focus FAA's Actions

May 2010
GAO Reports;5/26/2010, preceding p1
Government Documents
The article reports on the benefits that setting on-time performance targets at congested airports can have on the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). It notes that setting on-time performance could help reduce delays over the next 2 to 3 years and help focus actions of the Department of Transportation and the FAA. The airport-specific targets are said to also enable FAA to determine the actions needed to be done in achieving the level of performance at airports.


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