TITLE

GAO Cites NASA Programs For Cost Overruns, Delays, But Is Fixing Problems

AUTHOR(S)
Ahearn, Dave
PUB. DATE
March 2009
SOURCE
Defense Daily;3/13/2009, Vol. 241 Issue 46, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Market Research Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the Government Accountability Office (GAO) in the U.S. has testified that NASA is suffering cost overruns and schedule delays, but is working to solve these problems. Christina Chaplain, GAO director of acquisition and sourcing management, said NASA programs fail because the technology isn't mature and agencies didn't work well together in carrying a program forward.
ACCESSION #
37701943

 

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