Air Traffic Control: Immature Software Acquisition Processes Increase FAA System Acquisition Risks

Air Traffic Control: Immature Software Acquisition Processes Increase FAA System Acquisition Risks

by Randolph C. Hite

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Overview

Reviews the FAAs air traffic control modernization software acquisition maturity & improvement activities. FAA plans to spend billions of dollars replacing its existing air traffic control (ATC) systems upon which it will rely to ensure safe, orderly, & efficient air travel well into the 21st century. Software is the most expensive & complex component of these systems. However, the FAA has a history of performing poorly when acquiring these software-intensive systems. This report determines: the maturity of FAAs ATC modernization software acquisition processes, & the steps FAA has planned to improve these processes. Tables.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780788178320
Publisher: DIANE Publishing Company
Publication date: 04/28/1999
Pages: 144

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