TITLE

NASA Needs to Better Assess Contract Termination Liability Risks and Ensure Consistency in Its Practices

AUTHOR(S)
Chaplain, Cristina T.
PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
GAO Reports;7/12/2011, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Government Documents
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a study conducted by the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) concerning the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) contract terminations. It states that the proposed cancellation of NASA's Constellation program can have possible significant effects in terms of financial aspect. Moreover, it examines the exploration projects including the global precipitation measurement, landsat data continuity mission, and magnetospheric multiscale.
ACCESSION #
63697257

 

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