TITLE

INTERNATIONAL SPACE STATION: Significant Challenges May Limit Onboard Research

AUTHOR(S)
Chaplain, Cristina
PUB. DATE
December 2009
SOURCE
GAO Reports;12/22/2009, preceding p1
SOURCE TYPE
Government Documents
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the findings of the study from the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) concerning the International Space Station (ISS), which is set to be completed in 2010. GAO has identified challenges to maximizing ISS research and management practices that could be applicable to ISS management. Moreover, GAO recommends the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Administrator to implement actions such as centralizing decision making to enhance use of the ISS.
ACCESSION #
47478824

 

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